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Intelligence Failure, Memory Loss and the Truth About Bush's War
Originally posted at Fair and Unbalanced "Who are you going to believe, me or your own eyes?" -- Groucho Marx "We're an empire now, and when we act, we create our own reality. And while ...
Lovechilde 05/27/2015 9
Jeb Bush gets all the Pinocchios for ISIS statements
Jeb Bush has tried valiantly to shake off his disastrous Iraq statements, including a lame ...
Joan McCarter 05/27/2015 35
Memorial Day: Honoring Soldiers Who Were Driven by Core American Values
On this Memorial Day, I'm grateful that Barack Obama is in the White House and that our great nation has not entered into another unnecessary, life-and-freedom-crushing war. Knowing that integrity ...
fcura 05/27/2015 2
A Modern Tale of Ali Baba - Yaga
My name is Ali Baba - Yaga. I was born and raised in the United States of America. I am a second generation Persian American. I like describing myself as a Persian. There is more Glory and ...
Leah Sellers 05/26/2015 7
Obama's Shades of Grey in Iraq
The hawks are at it again. All the things we have heard before are coming back. Obama must do more. He is feckless. He has no strategy. He is scared to use American force. He does not believe in ...
Abhi Thakur 05/26/2015 10
Top Comments - Investments in Self
While out driving, earlier, I saw a young woman running along the road, on the sidewalk. A little further along, it was an elderly gentleman, also running. From their ‘gear,’ it was clear that ...
BeninSC 05/25/2015 60
Cartoon: The bad intelligence
Support independent cartooning: join Sparky's List —and be sure to visit TT'...
Tom Tomorrow 05/25/2015 56
Open thread for night owls. A reprise: 'Lies, Damned Lies, a Searchable Database of Lies'
Meteor Blades 05/24/2015 71
Is ISIS Disintegrating ???
Word out of Iraq from yesterday is quite different the what I see in the morning war coverage out of MSM/corporate media. -- Over in Iraq the coalition has set up two large-scale victories in the ...
waterstreet2008 05/24/2015 120
EVERYTHING IS KRISTOL CLEAR
THE WORDLY WISDOM(?) OF WILLIAM KRISTOL May 20, 2015

 "We were right to invade Iraq in 2003 to remove Saddam Hussein, and to complete the job we should have finished in 1991.
" March 1, ...
ATexican 05/23/2015 11
The Economist: "Caliphate Strikes Back." The Coalition corrects Iraq map, surrounds Mosul
The Economist tries to get it right. The center of Ramadi is indeed under ISIS control. That's "ISIS" as an acronym for Islamic State Is Shxt. What matters most in Iraq goes to three things: --
waterstreet2008 05/22/2015 27
Cartoon - What Time Is Check-Out Time In Ramadi?
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claytoonz 05/22/2015 4
So what is the GOP strategy for Iraq?
Republican candidates have decided to use the recent setbacks against ISIS as a winning issue in the 2016 election, and it seems to be working. A poll from October shows a majority of ...
gjohnsit 05/22/2015 7
Despite Republican attacks, Obama is 'very clear on the lessons of Iraq'
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Laura Clawson 05/22/2015 75
Cartoon: Jeb Bush and Brotherly Love
Jeb Bush has performed a valuable service with his recent missteps and flubs , he’s reminded ...
Mark Fiore 05/22/2015 9
George W. Bush Did Something Much Worse Than Lie Us Into War
The Iraqi regime possesses biological and chemical weapons, is rebuilding the facilities to make more and, according to the British government, could launch a biological or chemical attack in as ...
Dartagnan 05/22/2015 464
Hillary Clinton Never Supported the Bush/Cheney Invasion of Iraq
"She voted for the war!" "She's an unapologetic hawk!" "She's just another Dick Cheney when it comes to foreign policy!" These are the charges I've heard over and over again for years...and as a ...
Scan 05/22/2015 384
Crank Up the Echo Chambers of 2006: More RW calls for new US ground war in the Levant
Yep, we need 10,000 to 20,000 more "necessary enablers" from a group created by the Bush administrations along with all that de-Baathification, awakening, and ...
annieli 05/21/2015 5
Republicans hope ISIS will help them fearmonger their way to the White House
Republicans think they can get voters to forget who's really ...
Laura Clawson 05/21/2015 124
Cartoon: On Iraq: W.W.J.H.D.? (What Would Jeb Have Done?)
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RubenBolling 05/21/2015 31
Whistling Past Marcel's at Midnight
Just to catch a whiff of some damn fine cuisine as we wait for the other shoe to drop and maybe catch a whiff of what the Ubers and Filthys* are up to. We're up late Jibbering our Jabber about ...
winkk 05/20/2015 2
Right-Wing Mythology: How Obummer Lost Iraq
Right-wing articles are very entertaining. Did you know that we won the Iraq War? I didn't. At least Bush won Iraq before Obama lost Iraq. I've discovered from reading right-wing sources ...
gjohnsit 05/20/2015 10
How A Frustrated Progressive Becomes A Conspiracy Nut
Lately I've been trying to get my head around why, for so long, I've been selling myself on increasingly elaborate conspiracy theories to the point where they no longer resembled anything I could ...
Rose City Rose 05/20/2015 16
The Ever-Mutating Iraq Call to Arms: A Recollection
Hey everyone. My first diary in a long while. Something I've been mulling for years and just never seen articulated quite in this way. So here goes, and I'll try to keep it short. All this recent ...
pistols at dawn 05/20/2015 43
They Lie- Iraq Edition
They lie. They really have no choice. Reality does have a liberal bias. Therefore, the only chance Republicans have to win a debate is to lie. One of the longest running lies is that the media ...
Woody25 05/20/2015 1
Jeb Bush declares 'ISIS didn't exist when my brother was president,' gets mugged by reality
Jon Perr 05/20/2015 198
Cartoon: I'm my own man!
Terrible Presidential candidate Jeb Bush has had a very hard time distancing himself from his brother George Jr., the worst President in US history. Okay, maybe he is showing some of them ...
laloalcaraz 05/20/2015 29
Gary Hart was right on Iraq, then and now
In the wake of Jeb Bush's whiplash-producing reversal last week, the U.S. media is engaged in a feeding frenzy over who would have supported the Iraq war " knowing what we know now ." ...
Jon Perr 05/20/2015 57
Clinton aces the Iraq question, GOP still stumbling
While there are certainly foreign policy issues that will ...
Kerry Eleveld 05/20/2015 150
Follow Up To Asymmetric Warfare Post
This is just a follow up to my asymmetric warfare post of a few weeks ago. Love last weeks raid to get the ISIL Oil Minister, but that should just be the beginning. When you hold and govern land, ...
nickm11 05/20/2015 1

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