CIA Director Calls Torturers “Patriots”

I don’t know what the fuck country CIA Director John Brennan lives in, but in the country I live in, people who torture living creatures, particularly fellow human beings, are sick fucks who should be in prison. They are not “patriots.” Brennan, also known as Cunt or The Cunt to his friends, admits that it

Obama’s Torture Fail

Our Nobel Peace Prize President of the United States has failed in many ways, but there’s no greater failure than his unwillingness to pursue criminal charges against those in our government that decided to torture human beings. Both President Bush and Vice President Cheney have publicly admitted that they were not only aware of the

Republicans political posturing over Fast and Furious “issue”

I’ll be honest, until a few days ago, I didn’t know anything about this so-called “Fast and Furious” government program. Here’s what I know now that Republicans are apparently trying to destroy the career of Attorney General Eric Holder over this gun-smuggling, or “gunwalking,” program run by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. In

Fox News lies about Obama DREAM Act enforcement and policy stance

As usual, Fox News is lying again. And as usual, the mainstream media, as well as liberal news organizations are falling for the lie. The lie is that President Obama has changed his position regarding deporting immigrant children brought here by their parents. According to Fox News, and other right-wing hacks, Obama is on the

Inside the White House: The State of the Union Address

At 9 p.m. Eastern time, President Obama is going to deliver his third State of the Union address. The White House released this video to show a glimpse of what goes on behind the scenes leading up to tonight’s event.

Krugman: The Competition Myth

According to New York Times columnist Paul Krugman, the Great Recession was a teachable moment for Americans to learn that unregulated markets are unstable. That’s not the only thing Krugman would like Americans to learn from the latest recession, but it’s a key point that he feels was missed. Another one is that corporations don’t

President Barack ‘Argumentum Ad Populum’ Obama

According to recent polls, most Americans support tax cuts, and according to Obama, they support his recent compromise with Republicans to extend all of President Bush’s tax cuts for the middle class and millionaires alike. I don’t know if all of that is true. I can’t tell from the polls if Americans just like the

The Nation: Obama’s Drug War

The Nation’s Michelle Alexander story “Obama’s Drug War” highlights the ridiculous drug war launched by the US under President Richard Nixon and continues today by President Obama. Among the very few people celebrating our country’s fiscal crisis are criminal justice reformers. Bill Piper, national affairs director for the Drug Policy Alliance, gushed recently, “Budgetary issues

Senator Bernie Sanders Filibustering Tax Cuts

At approximately 10:30 a.m. this morning, Senator Bernie Sanders began his filibustering of extending Bush tax cuts on millionaires and billionaires. “I think we can do better, and I am here today to take a strong stand against this bill, and I intend to tell my colleagues and the nation exactly why I am in

House Will Pass Reworked Tax Cut Deal

Reuters reports today that a Democratic aide said House Democrats will likely pass President Obama’s tax cut deal he made with Republicans some time next week. The aide told Reuters that some tweaking to the estate tax provisions are in the works, but it appears that the rest of the Senate bill will be passed

Obama Lost His Temper Today

President Obama got mad today. He’s mad at his critics on the left who are angry over the extension of Bush tax cuts for millionaires and billionaires. During a press conference today he shouted about how this is a diverse country and that not everyone agrees with him. I like to compare George W. Bush

The Obama Fail

I’ve been pissing and moaning for the last couple of days. No, I don’t have a venereal disease. I’m pissed at President Obama, the Democrats in Congress and liberal apologists. Let’s face the facts here people. Obama sucks. That’s right, I said it. Obama. Sucks. Obama might be the worst president I’ve ever experienced in

President Obama Promotes Get out the Vote House Parties

Here’s a video President Obama made to encourage voters to get out and vote on November 2nd. Today, people across the country are organizing house parties to get people to the polls, Obama said. You can find a house party near you here.

Many Americans Think Health Care Reform Didn’t Go far Enough

Republicans have been campaigning on a platform of “repeal and replace” of President Obama’s signature health care reform legislation. According to an AP poll released today, by a 2 to 1 margin, voters said that not only should the law not be repealed, but that it didn’t go far enough. “I was disappointed that it

Defense Secretary Robert Gates Called Crazy Florida Pastor

If you want to get the attention of high ranking Obama administration officials, the message from today is clear, go nuts. Today, ABC News, among others, have confirmation from Pentagon Press Secretary Geoff Morrell that Defense Secretary Robert Gates telephoned Florida pastor Terry Jones this afternoon to discuss Jones’ plan to burn 1,000 Korans on

The War in Iraq Is Not Over

The Obama administration, and NBC, have been telling us for the past couple of weeks that on August 31, 2010 the war in Iraq ended – kaput. Actually, the war is not over. Many of the 50,000 US soldiers that remain Iraq, and the mercenaries we’re paying big bucks to fight for us, will be

Krugman: It’s Witch-Hunt Season

If you are old enough to remember the 1990s when the Republican party did everything in their power to destroy President Bill Clinton and his wife, you know what’s going to happen if the Democrats lose control of Congress in this year’s election. It’s going to be all-out war against President Obama. The government will