A BUZZFLASH INTERVIEW
People ask me: Are they going to steal the 2008 election? No, they’ve already stolen the 2008 election. We still have a chance of swiping it back, but the reason I’ve expanded and put out the new edition of Armed Madhouse is to tell you how they will steal in 2008, and what to do about it. That’s one of the main new things. Plus a special chapter on New Orleans and my bust down there.
A BUZZFLASH GUEST CONTRIBUTION
by Charlie Jackson
Robert Gates: "Sir, were you aware that 4 million Iraqis have fled their homes?"
Dick Cheney: "Let me know when there's only one left."
Variations of the above joke are circulating around Baghdad and refugee camps as plans are being made by both U.S. military and the opposition for a decisive summer victory or a fall.
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BARBARA'S DAILY BUZZFLASH MINUTE
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A whiny demand like this when he has
No support is both sad & odd
I almost feel sorry for Shaha who spent
So much time under this clod.
by Dave Zirin
At the tender age of 22, you have the galactic talent to make us wonder if a mad scientist had Magic and MJ genetically spliced. But talent ain't wisdom. In a recent interview, you said that your goal in sports was to become "the richest man on earth." You also told ESPN, "I'm trying to be a global icon ... on the level of Muhammad Ali."
A BUZZFLASH GUEST CONTRIBUTION
by Harvey Wasserman
The Democrats think they can smell victory in 2008. A failed war, a polarized economy, and a bumbling, unelected White House autocrat -- what could bode better for a change of power?
In the world of religion, I hope it's not too late
To see more separation between church & hate.
A BUZZFLASH EDITORIAL
We don’t know if Alberto Gonzales is married or not, because your family life comes second when you are married to the mob.
And if there were any doubters about BuzzFlash’s long-time contention that Gonzales is the consigliere to the Bush organized crime family, it is now gone from anyone who has read about the hit man visit of Gonzales and former Bush Chief of Staff, Andrew Card, to a hospitalized, medicated, severely ill John Ashcroft. You see, the two enforcers for Bush and Cheney were trying to force a gravely weakened Ashcroft into approving the infamous illegal domestic wiretapping powers that "Fredo" Bush and Godfather Cheney so greedily sought.
MS. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTON
Hats off to this great organization, Southern Poverty Law Center. Within this factual report, the purveyors and the facts answer all of these claims. This is what US media should be doing, but are not. Instead, they choose to be the purveyors that support a criminal and treasonous Republican regime. The only people in this country who are not immigrants at one time or another are the Native Americans and we know how they were treated. Must history constantly keep repeating itself? Are there no humane answers to problems facing the poor and disenfranchised of this world other than starvation and killing? Not according to those in power who for the most part, never, ever represent their own people, including the government presently occupying the US White House and various other places around the world.