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They Can Say Anything...

While talking about the upcoming November elections, radio talk show host John Ziegler explained the Democratic agenda this way: [media id=16053]-WM

Joe Lieberman's Website

The trap is set and waiting for you to take the bait. Joe's website will be live soon and his team is probably looking for those evil commenters to sh

Wesley Clark On The Prez On FOX

Atrios has the video... Cavuto tried to give him the "we're fighting them over there" routine, but the General would have none of it. The

Baghdad Burning On Stage

From BBC News : Rarely out of the news, the coalition forces' presence in Iraq has been the subject of much controversy and political debate over th

Open Thread

Jesus' General honors the labors of our soldiers TBogg on Kaus' interpretation of labor and poverty.

How To Talk To A Conservative...

After following the great discussion yesterday at FireDogLake with John Dean and Dr. Bob Altemeyer about Dean's book, Conservatives Without Conscience

Devaluing Labor On Labor Day

Harold Meyerson of The Washington Post: Labor Day is almost upon us, and like some of my fellow graybeards, I can, if I concentrate, actually remembe

The Great Deluge

In keeping with our commemoration of the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, here's another book to add to your reading list : Brinkley : A

Mike's Blog Round Up

Greg Palast: A Labor Day recipe...and an an excerpt from Thom Hartmann's new book, "Screwed: The Undeclared War On the Middle Class." Is any

Feel Safer?

Consider the headlines... * Terrorism prosecutions have fallen back to pre-9/11 levels. A new report notes, "In the eight months ending last May

Again With The WMD Talk?

Following up on yesterday's item about the Santorum-Casey debate, it's also worth taking a moment to consider how embarrassingly wrong Santorum is abo

Images From Katrina

As someone with a background in the visual arts, I've always been fascinated with the implicit stories being conveyed behind photo choice in the print

More On Ayatollah Ali Al-Sistani

Emailer David reminded me that David Ignatius on "The Chris Matthews Show," claimed Ali al-Sistani was worried Iraq was spinning out of co