Washington Post Misreads NAACP Reaction to Bush as Approval

Washington Post staff writer Darryl Fears noted that Bush received “thunderous applause” after he “acknowledged that his political party wrote off the black vote.” But, in fact, while that comment drew scattered applause, the audience responded much more energetically — with applause and yells of “Yeah” — to a comment he made immediately before: that […]

American Bar Association Rejects Bush’s Signing Statements

Saw this in the paper today and again on MeFi. The American Bar Association did an examination of the President’s signing statements. For those that don’t know/remember, a signing statement is when the President says This bill you just passed through both houses of Congress, well, fuck you I’m going to do whatever I want. […]

Rippin’ The Gub’mint A New One (again)

Frostpaw here, reaching out a chilly, razor-clawed mitt to rip the shriveled testicles off the current Administration and its attendant Political Machine. But in a way that doesn’t get her pawsies mussed, and one in which you all can participate, that helps the entire planet. If you don’t yet know about BioGems, get yourself over […]

Bush Approval Ratings Hit All Time Low

Remember, friends, Nixon was at 27% during Watergate: Gallup: Bush Approval at 39%  CBS: Bush Approval at 34% Zogby: Bush Approval at 40% No more mandate. The Project for the New American Centruy is derailing. What will they do? Can John McCain be the new charisma for 2008 – after Rove destroyed him in 2004? […]