Stories by Will Durst

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Posted on: Oct 5, 2007, Source: AlterNet

If Giuliani gets the nod from the GOP a whole group of the party's base it threatening to jump ship.

Posted on: Oct 1, 2007, Source: AlterNet

It doesn't matter which holes free speech is coming out from. Everybody gets to say their piece.

Posted on: Sep 17, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Will Durst answers some of the most frequently asked questions regarding General Petraeus' testimony to Congress last week.

Posted on: Sep 4, 2007, Source: AlterNet

You'll never forget this brand new, never-before-seen footage featuring their patented wide stances and narrow minds.

Posted on: Aug 24, 2007, Source: AlterNet

The 43rd President of the United States visibly choked up saying "so long" to the man he affectionately called "Turd Blossom," as his alter ego was pried away from him for the first time in 14 years.

Posted on: Aug 14, 2007, Source: AlterNet

What's wrong with America is our national obsession with "me." Nobody ever thinks about "us" anymore. And the presidential primary process is the latest example.

Posted on: Aug 3, 2007, Source: AlterNet

What happened to the center? It seems the only thing everyone talks about is the left or the right.

Posted on: Jul 17, 2007, Source: AlterNet

If Bush had explained that he wiped away the VP's right hand man's sentence of 30 months for perjury in federal court, because you can't send a man named Scooter to prison, I would have understood. But the excuse used was the sentence was "excessive."

Posted on: Jul 6, 2007, Source: AlterNet

I got your checks and balances right here. Well, right there, under Dick Cheney's foot, holding hands with individual liberties, writhing in their death throes.

Posted on: Jun 21, 2007, Source: AlterNet

There may be no future in our Baghdadian misadventure, but there is an excess of liquid metaphors.

Posted on: Jun 13, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Could it be that our love of punishing Paris really can be traced to our built up frustration with Dubyah? Are we kicking this poor poodle of a person as a Presidential proxy?

Posted on: Jun 4, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Here's some advice for the people in charge that might come in handy the next time a couple of ocean going behemoths appear in waters in which you don't think they belong: leave them alone.

Posted on: May 27, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Hillary Clinton just offered up the choice of her official presidential campaign song into the hands of the people. Here are a few ideas.

Posted on: May 21, 2007, Source: AlterNet

When Hugo Chavez called President Bush the devil at the U.N., he was way out of line. Everybody knows Bush isn't the devil. Cheney is.

Posted on: May 10, 2007, Source: AlterNet

The likes of George Bush I and II, George Tenet and Boy George might prove a death knell for the venerable name 'George.'

Posted on: May 3, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Hershey recently petitioned the FDA to legally redefine the term "chocolate" to include artificial sweeteners, milk substitutes and trans fat -- something more like "mockolate."

Posted on: Apr 25, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Gonzales is apparently suffering from situational amnesia. In his recent appearance before the Senate Judiciary Committee, he was unable to recall anything ... 45 times.

Posted on: Apr 13, 2007, Source: AlterNet

The job of mocking, scoffing and taunting Republicans these days is almost too easy.

Posted on: Apr 5, 2007, Source: AlterNet

The World Series of presidential politics may be 19 months down the road, but the players are already lacing up their cleats. Here's a look at the field.

Posted on: Mar 26, 2007, Source: AlterNet

We got ourselves a Battle Royale between the two gnarliest branches of government that a tree has ever see. Watch Executive Privilege do battle with the People's Right to Know.