Fidel Castro: Osama Bin Laden Is A US Agent

I have no doubt that Castro’s statement will be dismissed as some “old washed-out commie nut-job” trying to get attention.  However, as I read the following article, it sounded pretty plausible to me.  In fact, it’s not the first time I’ve heard, seen or read this “theory” about Osama Bin-Laden. CBS News World (AP)  HAVANA (AP) –… More Fidel Castro: Osama Bin Laden Is A US Agent

Glenn Beck Rally Attendance: 87000 Restoring Honor on 8-28 Rally

Glenn Beck Rally Attendance: 87000 Restoring Honor on 8-28 Rally – Tens of thousands of activists from the American right went to Washington on Saturday for a demonstration to “restore the honor” of the country, on the scene of the famous speech “I Have A Dream” by Martin Luther King 47 years later. The rally… More Glenn Beck Rally Attendance: 87000 Restoring Honor on 8-28 Rally

I found this comment on Huffington Post under the topic: Beck Borrows Lines From Obama 2008 Stump Speech During DC Rally. Since it speaks to so many of the ideals of the modern “progressive”, I wanted to share it on this blog: “Joe gets up in the morning and fills his coffeepot with water to… More

“Non-political”? Palin uses Beck rally speaking slot to attack Obama

Media Matters restoring honor 04, posted with vodpod Today, speaking at Glenn Beck’s purportedly “nonpolitical” “Restoring Honor” rally in Washington, D.C., Sarah Palin took a shot at President Obama. On August 26, Time reported that Special Operations Warrior Foundation, the charity to which the proceeds from the rally will go, had “required speakers at the… More “Non-political”? Palin uses Beck rally speaking slot to attack Obama

MLK, Jr.’s “I Have A Dream” (Video, Audio and Text)

Same speech in audio format:  I Have A Dream Text of Speech: I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our nation. Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signed the… More MLK, Jr.’s “I Have A Dream” (Video, Audio and Text)

Joe Scarborough on Glenn Beck: ‘Maybe He’s Taking Stupid Pills

TV Newser  Glenn Beck is getting it from all sides as the countdown to his “Restoring Honor” rally is now at 19 hours and 59 minutes (it says so on his website). This morning, Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski had some fun at Beck’s expense ahead of tomorrow’s Lincoln Memorial event:  Joe Scarborough on Glenn… More Joe Scarborough on Glenn Beck: ‘Maybe He’s Taking Stupid Pills

REPORT: Glenn Beck’s Philosophy Is Opposed To Everything Martin Luther King, Jr. Stood For

Think Progress [Today], Fox News host and self-professed “rodeo clown” Glenn Beck will hold his “Restoring Honor” rally in Washington, D.C. Beck initially insisted that the rally has no political significance — despite it being located at the Lincoln Memorial and taking place on the 47th anniversary of the “I Have A Dream” speech. He has… More REPORT: Glenn Beck’s Philosophy Is Opposed To Everything Martin Luther King, Jr. Stood For

The Week In One-Liners

Politico “J.D. Hayworth is deader than Elvis.” — Brian Rogers, a spokesman for Sen. John McCain, in the lead-up to Tuesday’s GOP primary in Arizona. “Eric Massa’s back rubs — too rough.” — Comedian Bill Maher, listing one of the things he does not like about Washington in an interview with Capitol File Magazine.  “I mean, he really… More The Week In One-Liners