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President Hillary

David Bossie’s new book, Hillary: The Politics of Personal Destruction (Thomas Nelson, March 2008) lays out a compelling case, questioning whether Hillary tells the truth about herself, her past, and her agenda.  Bossie, the former Chief Investigator for the U.S.

Posted: 22nd, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Not The John McCain Affair

JOHN McCain is embroiled in controversy. The allegation is that McCain had a more than business-like relationship with an lobbyist. McCain will ‘go to war’ against the New York Times. A round-up here. Across the Pond.

In the New

Posted: 22nd, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


President Tony Blair: A Lesson From History

SIMON Jenkins on Tony Blair for President::

As Jane Austen said of bachelors, a statesman is always in need of a dinner, not to mention a title and a motorcade. Besides, “leader of Europe” has an irresistible ring. It is

Posted: 22nd, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Best Of The Worst Presidential Campaign Videos: The Huck Dance

THE Presidential videos has been sexy , snide , sing-songy, slick, and even political.

But mostly they have just been awful. Here is the best awful video to fate:

In second place:

Lu-ur-vee. Let’s dace… the Huck dance……

Posted: 21st, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Barack Obama: No You Can’t

Barack Obama Denies Plagiarism

Posted: 21st, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Norm wonders

NORM wonders:

Why does the left have a bad record and a bad reputation with regard to its attachment to democracy?

He points to “a single inescapable fact”:

[N]amely that, flawed as they may be, the capitalist democracies are

Posted: 21st, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


How To Be Made Invisible To CCTV Cameras

How to be made invisible to CCTV cameras: “The URA / FILOART developed device promises to the citizens of a more reliable protection against security measures of the state (and other Überwachenden).

“In addition to monitoring purposes organised systems interaction …

Posted: 21st, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


George Bush On Outside Forces And Irony

GEORGE Bush is in Africa. Bush is defending his decision not to send U.S. troops into the Darfur genocide, saying he learned lessons from the genocide in Rwanda. Why?

Well, Bush says foreign troops would only be divisive and “unbelievably …

Posted: 21st, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


F***Me, Gordon Brown Is The Famous Face Of Fiji

fiji-gordon-brown.jpgTHAT is Gordon Brown’s smiling face beckoning holidaymakers to Fiji.

No, not the escape him, rather to meet him there. As the Independent reports: 

Jane West, the director of the Fiji Visitors Bureau, says: “Gordon Brown has taken his fair …

Posted: 21st, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comments (5) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


CNN: Be Good To Castro

CNN TO hacks: Be nice to Fidel Castro.

Posted: 20th, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


American TV Show Uses Osama Bin Laden For Barack Obama Story

SAYS Hillary Clinton: “It’s about picking a president who relies not just on words, but on work, hard work, to get America back to work. Someone who’s not just in the speeches business.”

What about someone whose in the mass …

Posted: 20th, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s Thought For The Day

ahmadinejad-in-the-us.jpgIRANIAN President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says:

“The world powers established this filthy bacteria, the Zionist regime, which is lashing out at the nations in the region like a wild beast…”

Poldraw

Posted: 20th, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


I Heart Mike Huckabee: Huck Me

THE US Presidental Race is turning into a version of American Idol.

Remember, America, this is your vote – brought to you in association wth Pepsi Cola…

Vote early and vote often……

Posted: 20th, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Your Chance To Name Macedonia

NOTES The Croydonian: “Here we go again: Athens yesterday accepted as “a good basis for negotiations” five different composite names for the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) proposed by the United Nations special mediator on the

Posted: 20th, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comments (37) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Too Chicken For A Referendum

Posted: 20th, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Gail Sherridan Charged With Lying Under Oath

GAIL Sheridan:

The wife of Tommy Sheridan has been charged with lying under oath during the socialist politician’s high-profile libel trial against the News of the World.

Gail Sheridan, 44, whose testimony formed a central part of her

Posted: 20th, February 2008 | In: Broadsheets, Politicians | Comments (5) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


That White House Abba Play List In Full

mccain-abba.jpgJOHN McCain likes Abba. He can very possibly name all four of the Swedish pop group in order.

McCain can be found of a night dressed in a clingy, satin, aqua marine trouser suit singing Dancing Queen and wondering if …

Posted: 19th, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


McCain And Iraq’s Stock Market

EXTREME MORTMAN: “What’s a tangible improvement for Iraq that John McCain might want to trumpet during the campaign? It’s got nothing to do with troop levels or timetables — but everything to do with Iraq’s economy. McCain should work on …

Posted: 19th, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Fidel Castro Leaves Them Gasping For More: Round Up And Resignation Letter

fidel-castro.jpgFIDEL Casto knows when to say adios. He will not accept another term as president, ending 49 years in power. Leave on a high. Leave them wanting more. He was ever the showman.

“I neither will aspire to, nor will …

Posted: 19th, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Mark Steel And SWP

MARK Steel has sensationally … left the SWP:

Mark Steele spoke to a packed Green Left fringe on saturday and was very funny and radical, good on how socialist need to rethink strategy, good on climate change and good on

Posted: 18th, February 2008 | In: Celebrities, Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Is your Child Worth More Than Chelsea, Max Or Harlow?

celebrity-baby-pictures.jpgCHELSEA Clinton campaigns for her mum and get “pimped out”.

Meanwhile:

Christina Aguilera was paid $2million for the baby pics of her new son Max.

Nicole Richie is getting $1 million for photos of her Harlow, as reported.

My child

Posted: 18th, February 2008 | In: Celebrities, Politicians | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Hillary: The Movie

THE McCain-Feingold Act on Hillary Clinton:

A three-judge panel ruled that the movie itself [“Hillary: The Movie”] is akin to a campaign ad and cannot be broadcast on television. It tells “the electorate that Sen. Clinton is unfit for office

Posted: 18th, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Paisley Jr Resigns Over No Wrongdoing

MR Paisley Jr refused to answer any questions today as he read a statement:

“With a certain degree of sadness I have informed the First Minister [his father] of my intention to resign from ministerial office,” he said. “I can’t …

Posted: 18th, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Barack Obama Denies Plagiarism

Barack Obama Denies Plagarism:

Tribute:

Inspiration:

Now Hillary Clinton Channels Bob The Builder: Si Se Puede

Posted: 18th, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


NEW Zealand Not Recognise Independent Kosovo

“NEW Zealand would neither recognise nor not recognise an independent Kosovo, Prime Minister Helen Clark said today“. For real...

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Posted: 18th, February 2008 | In: Politicians | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0