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Attaturk is a regular blogger for FireDogLake
Conservatives Aren't Happy: Obama Drops Bush's Africa AIDS Czar
Posted on: Jan 28, 2009, Source: Firedoglake
Hard to imagine why Obama didn't want to keep Mark Dybol around ... oh right, the whole hating on women and condoms stuff.
50-50 Chance of Al Franken Becoming Senator Franken
Posted on: Nov 7, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
County auditors are "really furiously working right now to make sure everything's completely accurate."
Obama's Prime Time TV Segment: 'Worth the Buzz'
Posted on: Oct 30, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
'Obama has developed a great bedside, as well as fireside, manner.'
McCain's Hearing Voices ...
Posted on: Oct 14, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
McCain claims "I've heard the same things ("terrorist," "traitor") said about me at" Obama rallies. Seriously.
Blackwater Asks To Be Tried Under Islamic Law
Posted on: Jun 19, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
Military contractor asks to be judged by Shar'ia in deaths of American troops.
US Military "Softened Up" Guantanamo Detainees for Chinese
Posted on: May 21, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
Detainees were kept awake for long periods, deprived of food and forced to endure cold, just prior to questioning by Chinese interrogators.
Pentagon Drops Charges Against "20th Hijacker"
Posted on: May 13, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
Harsh interrogations likely caused the Pentagon to abandon its prosecution of Mohammed al-Qahtani.
Missouri Amendment Would Require Proof of Citizenship to Vote
Posted on: May 12, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
The Missouri Secretary of State estimates the amendment, if passed, would disenfranchise up to a quarter million citizens.
Bush's Potemkin Army
Posted on: Apr 24, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
Our show of force is just that: A show.
Now That the Al-Sadr Cease Fire Is in Peril, What's Next for Iraq?
Posted on: Mar 26, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
Ah, the latest battles in the never-ending nightmare that is Iraq. The only question ever being, slow disaster or fast disaster?
It's Another Crappy Iraq War Anniversary
Posted on: Mar 19, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
And today, George W. Bush, will go to the Pentagon to give yet another "pep talk" to a captive audience again expressing how awesome it has all been.
Socialism Is OK for Rich White Guys, But Not the Rest of Us
Posted on: Mar 18, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
For years now we've been told that socialism is the worse thing ever, unless of course, you are the archetype of capitalism.
Only 28 Percent of Americans Know Close to 4,000 US Troops Have Died in Iraq War
Posted on: Mar 13, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
The occupation still rages, people still die, and $12 billion a month still gets spent over there.
Will There Ever Be Justice for Halliburton Rape Victim Jamie Leigh Jones?
Posted on: Mar 6, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
I would sure like to know what the three surviving Presidential candidates think of this.
McCain Holds a BBQ for His Base -- the Mainstream Media
Posted on: Mar 4, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
While we spend our time fretting about when the nomination fight will end, John McCain gets to spend the time shoring up his base, the press corps.
Tim Russert Loses Democratic Debate
Posted on: Feb 27, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
Russert figures that since Farrakhan is black and Obama ia black anything Farrakhan says must automatically be what Obama thinks.
McCain: I Could Send Troops 'Anywhere' for a 'Long Period of Time'
Posted on: Feb 20, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
John McCain continues his holiday from reality.
US to Demand Free Reign in Iraq Long After Bush Leaves
Posted on: Jan 25, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
So Iraq is now more democratic than we are?
Bush Offers Saudis Tongue for Oil
Posted on: Jan 15, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
It's always Munich 1938 for Bush and his kind and they are always Churchill and the rest of us are always Chamberlain.
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