American Leaders, Intel Hooligans, and the Mainstream Media aka “The Trump Lynch Mob”
Former US intelligence asset Susan Lindauer looks at what it will take to keep Libya from becoming the next Somalia. War doesn’t work, does it? Best case scenario: NATO's war against Libya will run 18 to 24 months unless decisive action is taken right now—this day—to end the military confrontation.Moussa Koussa, Libya's Foreign Minister who … Continue reading Putting Out Fire with Gasoline in Libya
January 22, 2008 – New York (apj.us) – Looks like the House's right wing freshmen are making their mark… not! Here's the latest: Duncan D. Hunter (R-CA52) is playing to the worst fears of the paranoiac right, whining already about the possibility of moving Guantánamo detainees to military bases in San Diego County.TCPalm.com spanks Tom … Continue reading Freshman Congresscritter Watch
It's about the only thing close to a plausible defense he could muster: Click on image for bigger version.
Well, he – and you – shouldn't be! Jeff Koopersmith thinks Iran may be just the beginning. June 10, 2008 – Geneva (apj.us) – It is not often that the Bush crew lets slip enough information for anyone to put two and two together, but it dawned on me the other night in London that … Continue reading Bush’s Baracktober Surprise: Iran?
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Does Mike Ledeen have that much gall? Sept. 18, 2007 – Tehran (apj.us exclusive) – It is not only the "new French" who are becoming a bit silly these days. It's also the insane Neocons who say they are not Neocons unless they once were liberals.I'm talking about Neocons like Michael Ledeen, the disgraced and … Continue reading Mullah Mullah on the Wall…
Cindy Sheehan has announced that if Speaker Nancy Pelosi does not put impeachment “on the table,” Sheehan will run against Pelosi in 2008 as an independent. July 18, 2007 – Establishment Democrats are appalled. Cindy Sheehan has announced that if Speaker Nancy Pelosi does not put impeachment “on the table,” Sheehan will run against Pelosi … Continue reading Go for it, Cindy!
One Mullah’s death does not a Taliban make. May 14, 2007 – Zurich (apj.us) – It amazes me that each time the coalition forces in Afghanistan – or anyone – kills an extremist Islamic leader, it is big news.Until yesterday, virtually nobody on earth had heard of Mullah Dadullah, although I would think the kings … Continue reading Mullah Dadullah, Doo Dah, Doo Dah?
Followed by Ambulances Everywhere He Goes"Is That a Defibrillator In Your Pocket Or Are You Just Glad to See Me?" May 9, 2007 – Baghdad (apj.us) – It is never too thorny a problem to figure out where exactly Vice President Dick Cheney is at any given moment when he visits Baghdad. First, Mr. Cheney … Continue reading Mendacious, Prostatic Richard Cheney Chews the Fat in Iraq
Paul Wolfowitz and Condi Rice to follow "big time" Dick into forced retirement as CIA Director Tenet brings home the bacon. April 29, 2007 -- Zurich (apj.us) -- Gee, don't say we didn't tell you so!For more than four years, those of us who have been "accused" of being (horrors!) Liberals – in the filthiest … Continue reading The End for Dick Cheney? Bet On It!
Satan look-alike and Iraq apologist Richard Perle shows the world, thanks to CNN, that he is still full of lies. April 16, 2007 -- Zurich (apj.us) -- Blessedly, when I am out of the country, I miss live broadcasts of Meet the Press and This Week – the Campbell’s Soup of pundit talk. The only … Continue reading Pundid Pap: Wolf Blitzer’s Sympathy for the Neocon Devil
Are Vladimir Putin's apprehensions about NATO justified? Are officials of the Bush Administration misreading Putin? March 7, 2007 (crisispapers.org) -- On February 10, Russian President Vladimir Putin startled the Munich Conference on Security Policy with a speech that was strongly critical of United States foreign and military policy. The speech drew an immediate and harsh … Continue reading Oh What a Lovely (Cold) War!
At the Pentagon, a half dozen top military leaders threaten to quit Feb. 27, 2007 -- LONDON (apj.us) -- So. I was sitting, a few days ago, at Number 10 Downing Street in London waiting to go for lunch with a second-tier Tony Blair bureaucrat who is a friend from college when I noticed an … Continue reading A General Outburst
Has President Bush struck gold with a new plan for Iran? February 15, 2007 -- Lugano (apj.us) -- We heard the President of the United States use the term “Quds Force” thirteen times during just a few minutes of his first press conference this year. While Mr. Bush uses the term Quds, the rest of … Continue reading The Wizard of Qods
Listening to Condoleezza Rice is like listening to Hermann Goering. Jan. 26, 2007 -- Geneva (apj.us) -- I was impressed by MP George Galloway's speech to Parliament yesterday when he, in his inimitable style, took on the British Foreign Secretary. Galloway -- who was once a leader in the Labour Party -- was thrown out … Continue reading What Iraqi Government?
... in disgrace -- for lying and using the CIA, The British, and the FBI as her scapegoats Nov. 27, 2006 -- GENEVA (apj.us) -- As this piece was about to go to press, the wire services reported that Philip Zelikow, Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice's most senior adviser on Iraq, is tendering his resignation.It's … Continue reading It Is Time For Secretary of State Condi Rice to Resign
Which book tells the truth? Bush at War? Plan of Attack? State of Denial? Or none of the above? Oct. 4, 2006 – Geneva (americanpolitics.com) – Perhaps Bob Woodward had realized that his first two books, purportedly researched through White House contacts before, during and after the Iraq invasion, were too thinly disguised as truth.I … Continue reading Bob Woodward, Revealed at Last!
Sept. 13, 2006 – Lugano (americanpolitics.com) – I am such a lucky guy.All my life I worked hard for my advocacy clients, my candidates -- on both sides of the aisle -- and my son.Sure, I've had my ups and downs, and many of you have shared them with me.Today, as I split my time … Continue reading Here’s Your State of the Union