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Matthew Yglesias is a staff writer at The American Prospect.
Bush Tries to Whitewash History; Portrays Himself as a Victim
Posted on: Dec 16, 2008, Source: The American Prospect
Even after all this time, Bush views the Iraq War with regret not over anything he did, but rather, over something that was done to him.
Shrum and Dumber: The Memoirs of a Political Consultant Who Knew How to Lose
Posted on: Jul 1, 2007, Source: Washington Monthly
Political consulant Bob Shrum knows how to lose presidential campaigns -- he's done it three times for with Kennedy, Gore and Kerry. And now he's written his memoirs.
There Was No 'Smart' Way to Invade Iraq
Posted on: Feb 16, 2007, Source: The American Prospect
'Liberal' hawks are stuck on blaming Bush's incompetent handling of the Iraq war instead of arguing that we should never have invaded in the first place.
Is There A Kosher Way to Criticize the Israel Lobby?
Posted on: Jan 25, 2007, Source: The American Prospect
Wes Clark is the latest to be caught up in the rigged rules for discussing Israel-related issues in America.
Why Bush's Stupidity Is a Threat
Posted on: Aug 1, 2006, Source: The American Prospect
The president's ignorance, on display for the world to see, would be hilarious if it weren't so dangerous.
Iraq: A Shocking Waste of Money
Posted on: Jun 26, 2006, Source: The American Prospect
Forget those early estimates about the cost of our failed war in Iraq; the final tally is likely to be over $1 trillion.
The Extra-Legal Executive
Posted on: Dec 26, 2005, Source: The American Prospect
Bush wants to spread democracy abroad -- and dismantle it at home.
Posted on: Oct 27, 2005, Source: The American Prospect
When it comes to the Human Life Amendment, conventional wisdom is dead wrong.
Posted on: Jan 25, 2005, Source: The American Prospect
Destroying Social Security does nothing to advance individual freedom.
Getting Kicks Out of Iraq
Posted on: Aug 24, 2004, Source: The American Prospect
Bush tried to take credit for bringing Iraq to the Olympics; their soccer team gave him what he deserved.
Stop Talking 'Economy,' Stupid
Posted on: Jun 30, 2004, Source: The American Prospect
As soon as the domestic policy debate moves off "the economy" and toward social policy issues, Democrats will win every time.
It Ain't Lyin' If...
Posted on: Jun 23, 2004, Source: The American Prospect
Did the Bush administration deliberately split semantic hairs to mislead the nation into war?
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