Tim Russert

Buying The Iraq War

The story of how high officials misled the country has been told. But they couldn’t have done it on their own; they needed a compliant press, to pass on their propaganda as news and cheer them on. How did the evidence disputing the existence of weapons of mass destruction and the link between Saddam Hussein to 9-11 go largely unreported? “What the conservative media did was easy to fathom; they had been cheerleaders for the White House from the beginning and were simply continuing to rally the public behind the President — no questions asked.

R.I.P. Jack Murtha

A little blast from the past from Rep. Murtha. His interview on Meet the Press June 11th, 2006 where Rep. Murtha blasts chickenhawk Karl Rove for his

Sunday Morning Bobblehead Thread

KT Tunstall--Black Horse and the Cherry Tree No, no, no, no, these are not the ones for me. I'm looking at the bobblehead parade and I'm wondering

Who Will Replace Russert?

After the shocking death of NBC's Tim Russert on Friday that stunned the political world, NBC News' signature show is now without an anchor. The LA T

Mike's Blog Round Up

Gin and Tacos: Conservatives' states benefit the most from the federal tax policies they often oppose. Shakesville: "Obama Racism/Muslim/Unpatriotic/