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MS. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTON

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Well, rather than an apology, how about paying back the taxpayers their money for all of those years of bogus investigations and lawsuits, plus a bonus for all of the aggravation that the public had to put up with when President Clinton was trying to do his job? Day after day of nothing else on the news. It was a disgrace to this country, and today, with real crime in government, we don't hear a peep out of these do-gooders. In fact, supporting the troops by sending them off to a bogus invasion of another country seems to be okay with these people, who think death is much better of a reward than life. The thing about that kind of thinking is that not one of the dead has ever testified to that claim.  

Friday, 06 April 2007 07:33

Shirley Smith: What Have We Got To Lose?

MS. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTON

BuzzFlash,  

Typical response from such a criminal abuser as Bush. Pelosi let Bush know right from the start that she was not going to make him accountable. "Impeachment is off the table." (Impeachment should just be the beginning of what this Bush GOP administration deserves.) Bush assumes Pelosi is no threat, so he and all of the other GOP supporters will continue to discredit her.  

Friday, 06 April 2007 07:19

BuzzFlash Mailbag for April 6, 2007

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Here is the "other" story concerning Iraqi oil. Given their history and decades old fight for nationalization of oil resources, the union workers probably represent the overwhelming majority of public opinion inside Iraq (voiceless at this juncture). The so-called "privatization" of Iraq's most valuable resource (note 115 billion gallons of crude) seems the heart of the matter now. It lends credence to the postulate: to know the real story, "follow the money."

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by Dave Lindorff

You'd have to call it progress when impeachment, which for almost a year has been a banned word in the corporate media and the halls of Congress, starts being discussed as a serious matter, even if it is only to say it shouldn't be done.

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by Dave Zirin

ANYBODY GOT $500 million collecting dust under the couch? If you live in Chicago, take a second look between those cushions. The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has let it be known that the people of the Windy City could pay out as much as $500 million if they are awarded the 2016 Summer Games.

Afraid of a press conference, his video memento
Turned up on YouTube as his half-assed lo siento.

His words rang hollow, so there's no need to praise a
Bit of spin from El Newto; he's just a gorda cabeza.

WORLD MEDIA WATCH 

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A BUZZFLASH NEWS ALERT

Some Republicans sure hate Muslims. We all remember Rep. Virgil Goode (R-VA) criticizing incoming congressman Keith Ellison - the first Muslim member of Congress - for wanting to use the Koran during an unofficial part of his swearing-in ceremony. But Texas State Sen. Dan Patrick has taken ignorance to a new level.

Thursday, 05 April 2007 09:39

Shirley Smith: Hahahahahahahahahaaaaagh!

MS. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTON

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi establishing a shadow presidency? What a joke. Nothing like advertising your own incompetency to the public. The worst thing about this WP report is that it is so ill informed. (cough and spit) Why would Pelosi try to establish another shadow presidency, when we've had a secret and shadowy one under the Bush/Cheney GOP for years, already?

Thursday, 05 April 2007 08:33

BuzzFlash Mailbag for April 5, 2007

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Subject: Recess Nomination of Sam Fox

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