Category Archives: George Bush’s War

And that’s a bad thing?

Germany is ISAF’s Weakest Link | Atlantic Council

Historically speaking, a “competent German military” is always bad news.

Iraq? What Iraq?

Fox News graphics department has shaky grasp of Mideast geography | Media Matters for America

Saddam was a tyrant and we brought freedom to Iraq

Christians flee Iraqi city after killings, threats, officials say –


“I understand war.” — John McCain III, on many occasions.

With all due respect, he doesn’t. Oh, I have no doubt that he understands, far better than I, the reality of fighting a war. (Then again, he’s never commanded troops, or had to kill someone he could see.) But he doesn’t understand why wars are fought, or really what “victory” means. Continue reading


Alabama Sen. Richard Shelby adds millions in domestic spending to war funding bill-

Alabama’s senior senator, the Porkmeister:

“If we’re dealing with terrorists in the world then we’ve got to deal with child predators here,” Shelby said after he persuaded the committee to add $50 million to help track unregistered sex offenders.

Dick, the two don’t really have anything to do with each other. Not anything.

The real news here…

Judge acquits four anti-war protesters in UA incident |

Is that Students for a Democratic Society is still around. Who knew?

Stupid fucking war

Obsidian Wings: Andy Olmsted