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Unless you have the right friends in government: It’s fitting that former mayor Giuliani, himself one of the elites responsible for America’s decline and the explosion of crony capitalism, ...
by thebloodycrossroads
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Nov 08, 2011 at 01:57 PM PST with 1 Recommend
None of this should have surprised anyone, particularly those who could not bring themselves to vote, or otherwise support candidates whose election would have gotten in their way. The handwriting ...
by Barth
Comment Count 1 comments on Sat Apr 02, 2011 at 04:29 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Rudi Giuliani, the "hero" of 9/11, America's Mayor, has spoken about the proposed Islamic Center a few blocks from the site of the World Trade Center. His words are hardly heroic.
by Rashaverak
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Aug 19, 2010 at 08:27 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
The environmental cause could use a snappy put-down directed against the oil addicts. "Spill Baby Spill" is the answer. In the age of 15 minute fame and the snappy 10 second sound-bite something ...
by SON2007
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Apr 30, 2010 at 04:43 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
More analysis of right wing rhetoric: This time, a reaction to the Perino-Giuliani-Rove-Cheney-Kristol Axis of Lies, and the insane claim that no terrorist attacks took place on American soil during ...
by hepshiba
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Mar 16, 2010 at 06:03 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
(Cross-posted from Think it Through ) Data driven public policy – it is a cherished goal of the post-ideological,
by John Russonello
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Feb 22, 2010 at 02:47 PM PST with 1 Recommend
Under Bush, America wasn't hit by a successful domestic terrorist attack by an Islamic radical after 911 (except the DC sniper attack, the El Al attack, etc.) Other than Iraq, Bush didn't try to ...
by barbadensis
Comment Count 17 comments on Sun Jan 10, 2010 at 01:31 PM PST with 8 Recommends
Giuliani said America never had an attack under Bush. But he meant to say America never had an attack since 9/11. But what he really meant to say (we may find out later) is that America had no major ...
by NorthAndEast
Comment Count 1 comments on Sun Jan 10, 2010 at 12:58 AM PST with 0 Recommends
As most readers know, Rudy Giuliani recently made an ass of himself by claiming that "we had no domestic [terror] attacks under Bush. We've had one under Obama." Wolf Blitzer subsequently forced ...
by out of left field
Comment Count 15 comments on Sat Jan 09, 2010 at 03:23 PM PST with 3 Recommends
I hear that our former mayor is cringing at the thought of trying the 9-11 suspects in New York. It might be unsafe. They'll turn this into a circus. They'll have access to lawyers. They'll be ...
by terryballard
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Dec 04, 2009 at 11:16 AM PST with 2 Recommends
Crime is down, Times Square is all a glitter and clean, people are nicer to strangers, tourists are everywhere, the Yankees and Mets have new stadiums. But where are the cabbies who give the middle ...
by Missyjam
Comment Count 40 comments on Sun Nov 15, 2009 at 07:53 PM PST with 9 Recommends
Mike Bloomberg, the billionaire mayor, said he hadn't seen it but he said if voters think city schools are better today than they were under Thompson's leadership at the Board of Education, they ...
by vilixiliv
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Sep 27, 2009 at 05:16 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
By John Wilkes from Eyesonobama.com: Mark Sanford is far from ...
by eyesonobama
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Jul 03, 2009 at 12:49 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Latest news from the Great California Banana Republic: Our Dear Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger declares he will veto the Democrats' budget plan if it includes $1.9 billion in new taxes on oil and ...
by Alex Walker
Comment Count 64 comments on Thu Jun 18, 2009 at 04:14 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
When we talk about "subprime crisis", the ponzi schemes, or the exotic commercial paper clog, etc. as unique phenomena that somehow sprouted out of the dark waters of the free market, we are doing a ...
by FundaMental Transformation
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri Jan 30, 2009 at 02:27 PM PST with 4 Recommends
As Caroline Kennedy all but seals the deal on the appointment, we've often focused here on dailykos about the implications i.e. Do big names only get to run for Senate? Is this undeserved ...
by LatinoDem
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Dec 18, 2008 at 07:40 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Whether the arena involves sports, politics, film or any other circumstance where the limelight is concerned, there are those who shock the world by retiring perhaps even before we have seen their ...
by AAAverageAmericanBlogger
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Nov 18, 2008 at 12:37 AM PST with 1 Recommend
Over the past several weeks, politicians such as Sarah Palin, Congresswoman Bachman, and John McCain have sought to divide the country into "Real" and "Fake" America. Those who live in more ...
by t1
Comment Count 2 comments on Sun Oct 26, 2008 at 05:22 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Relatively quick drive-by diary here -- just got home from work and when I walked in the door my phone rang and it was a caller claiming to be from a company called "Western Wats" (caller ID read ...
by keytone
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Oct 14, 2008 at 03:35 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Ok, let me get this straight. On the Presidential Forum on Service the other night, when asked why he has run such a negative camppaign, McCain said that it was because Obama didn't agree to meet ...
by worldwidewally
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun Sep 14, 2008 at 03:38 PM PDT with 2 Recommends