Entries by John Cole

Katrina Report

The House is set to release a blistering report about the response to Hurricane Katrina, and I just wanted to share with you an example of the kind of thing that makes many Republicans think the media is aligned against them. Check out this from the NY Times: Republicans’ Report on Katrina Assails Administration Response […]

Dumbest Cover-up Ever

It is too early to officially claim this is a cover-up, but it sure stinks of it, and the press is hot on the scent: The more than 18-hour delay in news emerging that the Vice President of the United States had shot a man, sending him to an intensive care unit with his wounds, […]

Dead Eye Dick

From the “Oops!” Department: Vice President Dick Cheney accidentally shot and injured a man during a weekend quail hunting trip in Texas, his spokeswoman said Sunday. And the man he shot was not named Scooter Libby, which would have been no surprise. Straight shooters, the whole damned administration.

I Need More Than This

I am going to start this post by stating that I think President Bush is understating his relationship with Jack Abramoff. I do not think they are bosom buddies, but I do think he knows who is he is and could pick him out of a lineup. In other words, their relationship is somewhere in […]

Dumbest. Legislation. Ever.

And I know that saying something is the dumbest piece of legislation ever is really making a statement, but I think I am right: Wyoming hunters could carry automatic weapons and guns equipped with silencers in the field under proposed legislation that would also allow archery hunters to carry firearms. Sen. Cale Case, R-Lander, is […]