Bush: I ‘Get Slightly Emotional’ Talking About Vets (VIDEO)

He actually managed to shed one tear…just one! One commenter on TPM said this about “W” and I wholeheartedly agree: He gets weepy huh – under his Administration FUNDING for vets was CUT! The soldiers fought HIS war without appropriate protective armor and the list goes on and on. The hypocrisy astounds me stop crying… More Bush: I ‘Get Slightly Emotional’ Talking About Vets (VIDEO)

Obama’s Use of Complete Sentences Stirs Controversy (Political Humor)

Andy Borowitz is a master at satirical humor… Andy Borowitz  In the first term in office, President Barack Obama has broken with a tradition established over the previous eight years through his controversial use of complete sentences, political observers say. New polls indicate that millions of Americans are put off by the President’s unorthodox verbal… More Obama’s Use of Complete Sentences Stirs Controversy (Political Humor)

Osama bin Laden mission agreed in secret 10 years ago by US and Pakistan

Recently former Pakistan leader, Pervez Musharraf angrily declared that the United States had violated Pakistan’s sovereignty.   That  seemed odd since it was recently revealed that Musharraf and George W. Bush had penned a deal which gave the U.S permission to conduct a unilateral raid to capture Osama bin Laden if it was ever determined that bin Laden was… More Osama bin Laden mission agreed in secret 10 years ago by US and Pakistan

MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell Interviews Former Secretary Of State Condoleezza Rice

I saw this interview and was astounded at Ms. Rice’s beligerance when answering Mr. O’Donnell’s questions.   It appears she stuck to the BushCo talking points and would not give her own interpretation of the events prior to and immediately after 9/11/2001. Rachel Maddow’s response to Ms. Rice’s interview with Lawrence O’Donnell:  H/t:  Democratic Underground Related Articles Lawrence O’Donnell Confronts… More MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell Interviews Former Secretary Of State Condoleezza Rice

NBC: George W. Bush Declines Obama’s Invitation to Visit Ground Zero

Former President George W. Bush has declined President Obama’s invitation to jointly visit Ground Zero on Thursday. “President Bush will not be in attendance on Thursday,” his spokesman told The New York Times. “He appreciated the invite, but has chosen in his post-presidency to remain largely out of the spotlight. He continues to celebrate with Americans… More NBC: George W. Bush Declines Obama’s Invitation to Visit Ground Zero

Sarah Palin Thanks George W. Bush, But Not Obama In Speech Following Osama Bin Laden’s Death (VIDEO)

How tasteless and classless can Sarah Palin be?  Or is this her way of getting  into the news, similar to Donald Trump’s strategy, say something idiotic and get noticed by the media?  Huffington Post In delivering a speech in Colorado on Monday night, Sarah Palin reacted to the death of Osama bin Laden and the path taken by the… More Sarah Palin Thanks George W. Bush, But Not Obama In Speech Following Osama Bin Laden’s Death (VIDEO)

Dubya’s Presidential Center

Mario Piperni News item: Surrounded by veterans of his administration, former President George W. Bush broke ground on his presidential center on Tuesday and promised to continue to advance the “principles that guided our service in public office.” “We believe that America’s interest and conscience demand engagement in the world, because what happens elsewhere inevitably… More Dubya’s Presidential Center

George Bush Book ‘Decision Points’ Lifted Passages From Advisers’ Books

Recently, George Bush complained that many folks thought he couldn’t read, much less write a book.  It seems some of his critics may have been right on the latter point… Huffington Post When Crown Publishing inked a deal with George W. Bush for his memoirs, the publisher knew it wasn’t getting Faulkner. But the book, at… More George Bush Book ‘Decision Points’ Lifted Passages From Advisers’ Books

Bush and Conservative Criticism of a Clueless President

  This particular post epitomizes why I think Mario Piperni is a smart, funny and quite intuitive blogger as well as a prolific and talented illustrator… Mario Piperni I found this tweet by Republican Rep. Dana Rohrabacher amusing. Bush not class act, destroyed GOP, jailed Ramos & Compean, left us bailouts, gave more power to fed gov… More Bush and Conservative Criticism of a Clueless President

Bush’s Waterboarding Admission Prompts Calls For Criminal Probe

Huffington Post The American Civil Liberties Union on Thursday joined a growing chorus in the human rights community calling for a special prosecutor to investigate whether former president George W. Bush violated federal statutes prohibiting torture. In his new memoir and ensuing book tour, Bush has repeatedly admitted that he directly authorized the waterboarding of… More Bush’s Waterboarding Admission Prompts Calls For Criminal Probe