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Marco Rubio Attacks Hillary Clinton’s Foreign Policy Record, While Ignoring Condi Rice’s

Marco Rubio Attacks Hillary Clinton’s Foreign Policy Record, While Ignoring Condi Rice’s

Hillary Clinton’s foreign policy record Sen. Marco Rubio attacked Hillary Clinton on her record as Secretary of State, while ignoring Condoleezza Rice’s spotty record during the Bush administration. Talk about hubris. Secretary of State John Kerry had a great comeback during an appearance on ABC’s “This Week” — “Secretary of […]

by · April 12, 2015 · Elections
Erick Erickson: Obama’s Policies “Designed to Humble the Arrogant Crackers”

Erick Erickson: Obama’s Policies “Designed to Humble the Arrogant Crackers”

Right wing blogger Erick Erickson is at it again. On Friday morning he told radio listeners that all the policy decisions President Obama made were “designed to humble the arrogant crackers” who run America. Um, one problem….Obama’s mother is white and he was raised by white grandparents. Erickson, who was […]

by · March 14, 2015 · Today's Headlines
Donald Rumsfeld: Obama Worse Than A “Trained Ape” on Foreign Policy

Donald Rumsfeld: Obama Worse Than A “Trained Ape” on Foreign Policy

I am always amazed at the hubris of former vice president Dick Cheney and former defense secretary Donald Rumsfeld. They will stop at nothing to criticize President Obama for just about any issue, even if it’s a throwback to the George W. Bush administration. During an interview with Fox News’ Greta […]

by · March 25, 2014 · Politics, Today's Headlines
German Chancellor Accuses Putin of Breaching International Law in Crimea Invasion

German Chancellor Accuses Putin of Breaching International Law in Crimea Invasion

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has accused Russian President Vladimir Putin in telephone call of breaching international law with “unacceptable Russian intervention” in Ukraine’s Crimea region. Reuters reports Vladimir Putin has accepted Chancellor Merkel’s proposal to set up a ‘fact-finding mission to start political dialogue over Ukraine, German government spokesman. This latest […]

by · March 2, 2014 · Breaking News
Vladimir Putin Presses US Congress, Says John Kerry Lied About al Qaeda

Vladimir Putin Presses US Congress, Says John Kerry Lied About al Qaeda

The looming U.S. military intervention in Syria continues to weigh heavily on the minds of war-weary Americans like me but for Russian President Vladimir Putin to call anyone a ‘liar” is just laughable. He said Secretary of State John Kerry ‘lied beautifully’ to Congress about the militant group al Qaeda’s role […]

by · September 5, 2013 · Politics, Today's Headlines
Sen. John McCain’s Comment Susan Rice Unqualified for Secretary of State Position Smacks of Hypocrisy

Sen. John McCain’s Comment Susan Rice Unqualified for Secretary of State Position Smacks of Hypocrisy

It’s ironic how Sens. John McCain and Lindsey Graham have the hatchet out for Dr. Susan Rice, who the former claims isn’t qualified for the Secretary of State job. Here are some of her accomplishments:  valedictorian, Stanford Phi Beta Kappa,  Rhodes Scholar,  Oxford Ph.D.  Dr. Susan Rice also served under […]

by · November 15, 2012 · Barack Obama, Politics, Race in America

Hillary Clinton Identifies Sean Smith, Killed Along with Ambassador Chris Stevens, 2 Others in Benghazi Embassy Attack

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton released a statement identifying Sean Smith, Foreign Service Information Management Officer as one of the four people killed, along with Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens, in the rocket attack on their vehicle at the U.S. embassy in Benghazi, Libya, Tuesday. Here is Clinton’s full statement: It is […]

by · September 12, 2012 · Elections, US embassy protests
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu Trying to Sabotage Obama Reelection Bid by Being a Bully

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu Trying to Sabotage Obama Reelection Bid by Being a Bully

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is trying to sabotage Obama’s reelection bid by crying like a baby. He denounced American and British efforts to restrain his country from striking Iran, saying that no-one had a “moral right” to prevent his country from acting against a mortal threat, the Telegraph reports. Last […]

by · September 11, 2012 · Elections, Middle East

#Romneyshambles, If You Loved George W. Bush, Then You Will Also Love Mitt Romney

The Financial Times has a great article at Mitt Romney’s “tough talk,” mainly to appease the ultra right wing, including the fabulously rich. The problem is Mitt Romney, who governed as a moderate in Massachusetts, is trying to be “severely conservative” to the point of sounding ridiculous: Mr Romney has […]

by · July 31, 2012 · Elections
More Mitt Romney Gaffes, Forced to Backtrack After Questioning Britain’s Ability to Host Olympics

More Mitt Romney Gaffes, Forced to Backtrack After Questioning Britain’s Ability to Host Olympics

More Mitt Romney Gaffes:  Mitt Romney is creating quite a name for himself in Great Britain as a somewhat out-of-touch presidential candidate. First, he previously criticized whether Britain was fit to stage the summer games and awkwardly referred to Labor Leader Ed Miliband as “Mr. Leader” at the Houses of […]

by · July 26, 2012 · Elections