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It's been obvious that the conservative dead enders who've assimilated the party formerly of Lincoln into some weird chimera of Jefferson Davis and Ayn Rand are having trouble coming to terms ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Nov 13, 2012 at 07:05 AM PST with 9 Recommends
David Petraeus In January 2007, as part of his overhauled Iraq strategy, President George W. Bush announced that Petraeus would succeed Gen. George Casey as commanding general of MNF-I to lead all U....
by don mikulecky
Comment Count 17 comments on Mon Nov 12, 2012 at 06:30 PM PST with 18 Recommends
The execrable Jennifer Rubin in her "Right Turn" Column: * Why did Petraeus, when briefing Congress on Sept. 14, purportedly push the bogus cover story on Benghazi (i.e., it was about a ...
by rablrouzer
Comment Count 41 comments on Mon Nov 12, 2012 at 06:35 PM PST with 28 Recommends
Whatever the details of the David Petraeus event, the timing is perfect for distracting Americans from the humiliating defeat Romney and the Republicans suffered in the last election. And from Sandy ...
by certainot
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Nov 11, 2012 at 11:47 AM PST with 0 Recommends
We here at Daily Kos are one of the most powerful collective voices of the liberal side of American media. Given the liberal side of American media is practically nonexistent, that means we're ...
by WinSmith
Comment Count 38 comments on Fri Jul 23, 2010 at 11:19 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
In yesterday's rescued diary, A Point of Order: Generals Don't Have Friends , we had a short ...
by angelajean
Comment Count 59 comments on Thu Jun 24, 2010 at 09:48 AM PDT with 41 Recommends
How did you spend your day? Mine was spent inside the Willard Hotel (down the street from the White House) where I sat through a full day of panel discussions at the 3rd ...
by hegemony57
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Jun 11, 2009 at 09:08 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Remember the Iraqi Awakening, those Sunnis who switched sides from the insurgency to reduce violence in their neighborhoods based on America promises to take care of them after order was restored? ...
by Marcion
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri Apr 03, 2009 at 02:33 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
I know today was a great day. And, believe me, I wanted to wait at least one day, but I can't. While we are celebrating and talking about final tallies and recounts, I have heard too many reports ...
by fightorleave
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Nov 05, 2008 at 05:47 PM PST with 0 Recommends
Overlooked in the "strum und drag" over the economy and the Presidential debate is a breaking story over a new National Intelligence Estimate that warns that the powderkeg in Iraq may be ready to ...
by ExElephant
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Oct 09, 2008 at 01:09 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
A draft of a new National Intelligence Estimate Warns that Iraq is on the brink of a new outbreak of secterian violence that may undo the surge.
by ExElephant
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Oct 07, 2008 at 09:01 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
We have been hearing the saber rattle for years now on the necessity for the US to preemptively protect ourselves from Iran. The ...
by FundaMental Transformation
Comment Count 19 comments on Sat May 10, 2008 at 08:27 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
This is about a must read article in today's Washington Post that should be tattooed into the forehead of Joe Lieberman, Billy Kristol, Charles Krauthammer, Mike Barone , the Dick, and any of the '...
by Skywalker1 20 09
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Oct 27, 2007 at 06:18 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
Reading Juan Cole this AM I came to the his extract from the Reuters news of violence in Iraq and this ...
by Fred in Vermont
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Sep 25, 2007 at 06:48 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
So often people of all political persuasions try to elevate military personnel to superhuman status and grant them unquestioned respect simply because of their chosen profession. This also includes ...
by artmartin
Comment Count 2 comments on Sun Sep 23, 2007 at 09:36 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
www.thinkprogress.org What Fallon thinks of Petreaus pretty well puts anything Moveon.org said down as tame.
by GrinningLibber
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Sep 12, 2007 at 02:49 PM PDT with 3 Recommends