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Halliburton Wins Contract to Reconstruct Cheney’s Reputation

The $42-billion contract represents the first time that the company has been employed to put its reconstruction expertise to work on one embattled human being. (satire)

Posted on Feb 17, 2006 READ MORE
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Dream On, Condi

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There is no way to soft-pedal it: The astounding rise of an anti-American firebrand like Moqtada al-Sadr is an indicator of how wide and complete a political defeat pro-Western forces have suffered in Iraq.

Posted on Feb 14, 2006 READ MORE

Cheney Shoots a Texas Liberal

Welcome back to the paradoxical Bush/Cheney “responsibility society,” where no one (starting with the administration) takes responsibility.

Posted on Feb 13, 2006 READ MORE

An Olympic Athlete With No Tragic History? That Won’t Do!

A member of the U.S. Olympic ski team was disqualified from competition today when it was learned that he did not have a sufficiently compelling human storyline to exploit on the NBC telecast of the worldwide sporting event. (satire)

Posted on Feb 11, 2006 READ MORE

The Cure for Executive Excess

Can impeachment heal the malady of executive privilege and wiretapping?  It has before.

Posted on Feb 9, 2006 READ MORE

Cartoon Protests Stoked by Dictators


Nasser Shiyoukhi / AP

Don’t believe the hype about homespun religious anger: Middle Eastern leaders stoke religious riots because it makes their secular governments look tame in comparison.

Posted on Feb 9, 2006 READ MORE

Take From the Poor, Give to the Military

Budget Terror
Illustration by Karen Spector

Where would the Bush administration be without terrorism?  The sweeping rationale for irrational governance has wrought yet another outrage: the $2.77-trillion budget the president proposed to Congress on Monday.

Posted on Feb 7, 2006 READ MORE

Sam Harris on the Reality of Islam


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“The truth about Islam is as politically incorrect as it is terrifying: Islam is all fringe and no center,” writes America’s most prominent secularist in a challenging and provocative new essay.
UPDATE: Harris responds to a deluge of comments and some criticism.

Posted on Feb 7, 2006 READ MORE

Kicking the Oil Addiction: Bush Lied, Again

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Illustration by Karen Spector

Cut imports? Medicare savings? Just kidding! As one White House official confessed, they just fib for your benefit. 

Posted on Feb 6, 2006 READ MORE

Groundhog Day at the White House

Cheney’s Brief Appearance, Return to Secure Location May Mean Six More Weeks of Winter

Posted on Feb 4, 2006 READ MORE

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