Wednesday, September 15, 2004
Forgeries to CBS: Drop Dead
Well, now that it's finally proved that CBS blew this Bush-AWOL-document thing royally, can we all finally (FINALLY!) agree one thing: President Bush, who single-handedly won Vietnam from his Air National Guard posting in Alabama, and thwarted the Reds in their march to the Pacific, is this nation's greatest living war hero.
Tuesday, September 14, 2004
The eternal sunshine of a Brooksy mind
It's nice being David Brooks. Every complex situation in life always seems to break down into two strictly delineated, opposing groups.
In the latest example, I wonder where Bush falls? Brooksy calls the Iraq debate one between "gradualists" and "confrontationalists," but he makes no allowance for "incompetents who got us into this mess in the first place."
Sunday, September 12, 2004
Saddam Is on the Loose!
So says the Secretary of Defense
This Los Angeles Times account of a Donald Rumsfeld speech sums up the mixture of arrogance and ignorance that are the best arguments for kicking Bush & Co. out of office:
Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld mixed up Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden with deposed Iraqi President Saddam Hussein twice in a speech Friday.Rumsfeld also had some choice words about the Abu Ghraib scandal, for which he has said he accepts responsibility, even though no one has made him accept the consequences of that responsibility:
Does it rank up there with chopping someone's head off on television? It doesn't.Damn those libruls and their moral relativism. (Via Matthew Yglesias and Atrios)