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2/24/05 7:49 PM
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Detroit Free Press editorial rips Bush over Gannon 2/24
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Stand and Fight: Frame the "Birth Tax" issue on Talk Radio March 14 to March 18, 2005
Bush is a Lily-Livered Coward Afraid to Answer Real Questions from Real People, This Time in Germany. 2/24
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The Case of Ahmed Omar Abu Ali. The Latest Revelation of the Bush Cartel Stalinesque Gulag. 2/24
Thom Hartmann: When Democracy Failed - 2005; The Warnings of History 2/24
Cong. Hinchey thinks Rove was behind Bush AWOL documents passed to Rather. Right-wingers all in a tizzy. Uncle Karl would NEVER do something like that. 2/24
Keith Olbermann: Separating the Gannons from the Guckerts 2/24
More Than a Thousand Whistleblower Cases Dumped: Special Counsel Dismisses Hundreds of Disclosures and Complaints in Past Year 2/24
Mark Crispin Miller Examines Mainstream Media's Blind Eye Towards the Gannongate Sex Scandal -- A BuzzFlash Interview
Gingrich expressed surprise that Democrats aren't piling on more on issues such as Republican contracts with conservative commentators and the White House's admission of a pro-Republican male hooker to the press corps. 2/24
Let the Bush Homophobics Know that the WH Rove Shills Support Gay Prostitution. E-mail and Post on the Evangelicals/Fundamentalist Boards and Chat Rooms. Start a Pitch Fork Rebellion Among the Barbarians.
Red State Alert: Rove-Orchestrated GOP Says Gay Prostitution is Fine With Them -- A BuzzFlash Editorial
Video: Bush surrogate defends gay-bashing to promote president's social security plan. Wonder what Mary Cheney thinks of all this? 2/24
Maureen Dowd: Bush Lets the Swifties Loose to Slime Again 2/24
Right-wingers Now Asking if GannonGuckert Was Blackmailing White House. They Say "Story Raises Serious Security Questions." So Where Is the Mainstream Media?
Bush Loves the IDEA of Freedom: It's Just That All THOSE People Who Want It Mess the Idea Up. Freedom's Just Another Word for Saying, I'm the Second Jesus. Follow Me or Get Off the Road. Bush in Europe. 2/24
They Hate us Because of Our Hookers 2/24
Web site offers $10,000 for proof that Gannon slept with top government officials. Gannon should consider turning over his little black book and getting the cash. 2/24
Ann Coulter Likes Gay Prostitutes Too! 2/24
The BuzzFlash Mailbag -- Uncensored and Unvarnished Truth from BuzzFlash Readers.
Talon News is Temporarily Indisposed (Although Rock Hard, 18 inches, Cut and Bulldog for $200 an Hour) 2/24
Bush wants to cut "military education" to make more troops available for war. Anybody else feeling a draft? 2/24
12,000 protesters greet Bush in Germany 2/24
Author regrets secretly taping Bush. Yeah, I'll bet after Karl got a hold of you, you really regret it. 2/24
Raw Store Exclusive: Congresswoman who challenged Ohio votes explains ‘Count Every Vote Act’ 2/24
In Defense of Citizen Journalism: The citizen-journalism movement is where journalism is heading. Newspapers, if they want to stay in the game, need to acknowledge the "lecture" model of journalism is dying, and join in the "conversation." 2/24
Protecting the Little Coward from the Mean People; "Anyone who uses "George W. Bush" and "bravery" in the same paragraph should have their pen taken away." 2/24
Judge orders feeding for Florida woman in coma 2/24
No News is Talon News: "News" Web site not updated since last Thursday 2/24
Barbara's Daily Buzz
Another editorial takes the White House on about Gannon. Methinks me smells a scandal brewing... 2/24
Uncle Buzz Wants You to Stand up for America! Wage an Issue Ad Campaign March 14 to March 18 -- See How Here.
Senator Reid joins call for Gannon investigation, kind of. Up until now, people calling his office were told to contact the White House! Huh? You're our leader, not them, thank you. 2/24
Europeans Ask: Is Bush a Wolf in a Granny's Suit? 2/24
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Was Bush Wired in Europe? 2/24
Bush visit turns German town into a fortress. Boy, they must like him as much as we do. 2/24
Hunter S. Thompson's remains may be shot out of a cannon, just like he wanted. 2/24
Sad. Nearly half of NY September 11 dead can't be identified. 2/24
Top House Judiciary and House Rules Dems ask GAO to investigate Gannon scandal, suggest Fitzgerald subpoena Gannon's daily journal! 2/24
The latest on Bush's budget scam, from David Corn. 2/24
Bush's rush to war, and not 9/11, tanked the economy. 2/24
Nat Hentoff: Congress dozes while detainees are sent to other countries for torture. 2/24
NYT editorial on what a scam private accounts really are. 2/24
Bipartisan study assails Bush's No Child Left Behind Act. Guess a few kids were left behind after all. 2/24
So we got our election AND our civil war in Iraq. Something for everybody. 2/24
Limbaugh bashes Democrats to US troops. Wonder if he mentioned the hooker in the White House? 2/24
How Doug Wead Played the New York Times on the Bush Tapes 2/24
Gene Lyons: Gannon 'Outing' ignored by liberal media 2/24
#5 on NYT Bestseller List: "God's Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It." Archbishop Desmond Tutu says Jim Wallis is "compelling, provocative, and inspirational." This Guy is Religious Lakoff When It Comes to "Framing."
#2 on NYT Bestseller List: "Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed," by Jared Diamond
Is Anyone Listening to the Whistleblowers? -- A BuzzFlash Guest Contribution from Teresa C. Chambers, Former Chief of the United States Park Police
Stand and Fight: Frame the "Birth Tax" issue on Talk Radio March 14 to March 18, 2005
Access to Memos Is Affirmed; Classified Status Can't Be Changed by DOJ After It Releases the Information to the Public. Big Win for Sibel Edmonds and the Project on Government Oversight 2/24
Thanks for the memories, Jeff. Composite video of GannonGuckert TV stories to date.
A U.S. fleet for outsourcing torture? "more evidence of the Bush administration's use of "'extraordinary rendition'" 2/24
Senate Democratic Leadership Circulating Letter Calling on Bush to Investigate GannonGuckert-gate. Let's Make Sure Every Democrat & Even Some Republicans Sign On
Roger Ebert: The Take; Documentary Tracks Workers Who 'Take' Chance at Revival 2/24
Credit Scam Victim Nails Home Depot; Man whose identity- theft complaints were ignored wins a $1-million judgment. 2/24
Robert Samuelson: Journalistic Malpractice; " journalists need to measure politicians' promises against underlying realities, as represented by numbers." 2/24
Jeff, We Hardly Missed You. The return of Jeff Gannon. 2/24
Thousands of Germans March to Protest Bush Visit 2/24
Talking Points: Afghanistan: The Forgotten War 2/24
FAIR: Media Omissions on Negroponte's Record 2/24
The Progress Report: If You Can't Find Something Nice To Say About Iraq ... 2/24
Dropping Report's Iraq Chapter Was Unusual, Economists Say; Concern About Impact on White House's Credibility Cited 2/24
Kristoff: The Secret Genocide Archive 2/24
Joe Conason: Bush keeps dodging as addicts rot in prison; President has no interest in fixing a system that worked for him 2/24
Some Inheritance: "If [Bush's] happy clappers only knew the details [of Bush's Social Security plan]..." they might not be so happy. 2/24
Choicepoint, the folks who brought us the awful Florida felan voter purge, making identity theft easy. Are your identity one of the 145,000 they sold to criminals? Just asking. 2/24
Eric Boehlert: Gannongate: It's worse than you think; Bush's press office gave Jim Guckert access, even knowing his only credentials were from the blatantly partisan group GOPUSA. 2/24
Hacking Attacks Rarely Made Public, Experts Say 2/24
Bill Berkowitz: Bush, blacks, and the faith-based initiative 2/24
U.K. gov't feared Iraq war could be illegal 2/24
With a Hush and a Whisper, Bush Drops Town Hall Meeting with Germans 2/24
CREW Files Complaint Against Social Security Administration -- SSA Paid Fleischman-Hillard $1.8 million 2/24
Mark Morford: Long Live Drugs And Politics; Hunter S. Thompson is dead. But what about his brand of raw, bloody, beautifully debauched journalism? 2/24
Country Bracing For Draft 2/24
GOP passes elections bill; Dems walk out. More Stalinesque One-Party Politics In Indiana. Hey, If They Don't Believe in Democracy in Washington, Why Should They Do So in Indiana? Just Asking. 2/24
February 23rd World Media Watch by Gloria Lalumia
Mainstream Media Continues to Ignore Talon News Scandal -- Verse-Case Scenario by Tony Peyser
ACTION ALERT: Tell your US Senators to sign the Durbin letter about Gannon 2/24
The Fourth Branch of Government - BuzzFlash Editorial Cartoon by Kirk Anderson
Company's Work in Iraq Profited Bush's Uncle. Bucky Was a Banker, but Joined a Defense Company in 2000. Now, He's $450,000 Richer. War-Profiteering by the Bush Family? Just Asking. 2/23
Chicago Tribune: A White House plant? What did the White House know and when did it know it on the question of the kinky bald guy with the stinky Web sites who got to pose as a "daily pass" reporter in the White House press corps? 2/23
GannonGuckert trying to profit off of his notoriety, selling escort URLs for big bucks. Last week he admitted to "mistakes," this week he's trying to make big bucks off of them. Nice. 2/23
Shiite with ties to Iran poised to be Iraqi leader. Blame it on Bush. 2/23
MoveOn Action Alert: Repair the Vote: "Congress must support electoral reforms such as guaranteeing paper receipts for electronic voting machines, providing remedies for long lines, and prohibiting partisan election officials." 2/24
Rick "Man-Dog" Sex Santorum Feel the Heat 2/23
George Lakoff: His Seminal Book, "Moral Politics: How Liberals and Conservatives Talk," Which Was the Basis for "Don't Think of an Elephant: Know Your Values and Frame the Debate--The Essential Guide for Progressives." Buy It Now and Support BuzzFlash!
Was Monday Bush's President's Day or Bush's Dictator's Day in America?
A BuzzFlash Interview with a Man of God Who is Ending the Republican Monologue on Faith: New York Times Best Seller Rev. Jim Wallis, Author of "God's Politics: Why the right gets it wrong and the left doesn’t get it."
DVD, "Wellstone": Sometimes You've Got To Start a Fight to Win One.
CD: Anais Mitchell: Hymns for the Exiled: "I could tell you stories like the government tells lies, but no one listens anymore"
Postcards: Bush Lied and Soldiers Died. Unfortunately, They are Back, Because Our Deaths in Iraq Have Only Gotten Worse.
A Special BuzzFlash Premium: Axis of Evil Book and DVD. An Art Book/DVD Set of Remarkable Insight and Creativity. This is a Special Collector's Item, Beautifully Printed Book and Provocative DVD.
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Canadian PM Martin will say No to U.S. missile shield in surprise announcement 2/23
Supreme Court lets stand Alabama law cracking down on vibrators, unless they're used for "legislative, judicial, or law enforcement purposes." [Insert GannonGuckert joke here.] 2/23
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(DVD) Bushisms: The Accidental Wit and Wisdom of Our 43rd President
Bush and Chirac reopen wounds 2/23
List of programs Bush wants to kill or cut back. Who needs police anyway? 2/23
FBI whistleblower scandal about to get even bigger. This story is so good, we're even linking to the paper-that-must-not-be-named. 2/23
Funny, Limbaugh and Drudge thought the media should cover sex scandals when Kerry was the target 2/23
What a new poll says about left vs. right. Nobody knows what all these stereotypes mean that the press and the White House keep tossing out like red meat. 2/23
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Bush Warns Putin that Russia Needs More Democracy. Hey, Bushy Boy, We Want Some of that Here Back at Home. 2/23
Mainstream media is ignoring Negroponte's role in Contra war during the 1980s 2/23
In Europe, Bush tries to close press conference early. Gets caught. Moron. 2/23
Bush Ridicules Anyone Who Claims He is Getting Ready to Attack Iraq. Then, in the Next Sentence Says, But All Options are on the Table. Yes, He Really Said That. And The Press Doesn't Go, "Uh, Mr. President, You Just Contradicted Yourself."
Gannon/Guckert thinks he's going to get invited to the WH correspondents dinner, a book deal, and a paid speaking gig. Warning to whomever invites him to the dinner: We hear he's not a cheap date. 2/23
Col. Hackworth: "Pentagon is lying its way out of an unwinnable war - again" 2/23
Man Charged in Alleged Plot to Kill Bush and with supporting the al-Qaida terrorist network. This is Today's Diversion Story from "Gannon/Guckertgate," Since the Alleged Threat Occurred More than Two Years Ago. 2/23
David Horowitz lumps Barack Obama, Ayatollah Khomeini, and Mohammed Atta together. I guess when your president gets caught fraternizing with a hooker you'll try anything to divert attention. 2/23
Ethically Challenged GOP Front Move America Forward Accuses the UN of Corruption 2/23
Administration admits retroactively classified information really wasn't harmful to national security. Gee, you mean they lied? 2/23
Shrek is part of an evil plot to make all of our children transgender. Oh, I am so not kidding. The religious right strikes again. 2/23
Credible Evidence Emerges That Jeff Gannon/Guckert, a Gay Prostitute, Coordinated With the G.O.P. to Bring Down Former Senate Minority Leader Tom Daschle (D-SD) in 2004 Election. Illegal Gay Prostitute by Night; Karl Rove Shill by Day. 2/23
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"Original Wisdom: Stories of an Ancient Way of Knowing" by robert wolff -- Thom Hartman's "Independent Thinker" Book of the Month
Car Bomb Attack Kills 15 Iraqi Policemen 2/24
Book: "Don't Think of an Elephant!: Know Your Values and Frame the Debate" by George Lakoff. With a forward by Howard Dean and Introduction by Don Hazen. Also Comes with DVD.
"The Alphabet Versus the Goddess: The Conflict Between Word and Image" by Leonard Shlain -- Thom Hartmann's "Independent Thinker" Book of the Month
You Can Listen to and Read About 65 BuzzFlash GOP Hypocrites of the Week Here. Wouldn't They be Great on National Radio, Exposing the GOP for What is It's Essential Characteristic: Hypocrisy
Paul Krugman: Wag the Dog Protection. "National security policy should not be a refuge to which Mr. Bush can flee when his domestic agenda falls apart." 2/23
Bush getting weak support, even from GOP, for his proposed budget cuts. Can you say "lame duck?" 2/23
From the BuzzFlash Archives: With the Gannon/Guckert Affair, There is New Meaning to Bush's Statement, "You're a good-looking guy. Better looking than my Scott anyway."
Can Secularism, the Heritage of our Founding Fathers and Enshrined in Our Constitution, Survive the Hijacking of America by a Radical Religious Cabal? BuzzFlash Interviews Susan Jacoby, Author of "Freethinkers: The History of Secularism in America"
Tony Blair manipulated legal justification for going to war in Iraq. Welcome to OUR world. 2/23
GOP House member says she's "not sold" on Bush's privatization plan for Social Security. He can't even sell his own party on this, he's toast. 2/23
Anti-gay bigot Mitt Romney setting himself up to be GOP presidential candidate in 2008. 2/23
Bush says talk of attacking Iran is "ridiculous." That means they're toast. 2/23
6 in 10 US voters say America is ready for a woman as president. After Bush, I'm ready for SpongeBob as president. 2/23
Checks and Balances and the "F-Word" 2/23
The National Backbone Campaign 2/23
From the Archives: Casualties of War — Military Care for the Wounded from Iraq and Afghanistan 2/23
Even the college papers are now ganging up on Gannon. This story is breaking wide open. 2/23
New Yorker's Hertzberg weighs in on Gannon-gate. 2/23
UPDATE! GOPUSA is A Shill for Rove/Bush 2/23
Stop the Propaganda: Tell the White House to Come Clean on Jeff Gannon and Stop the Propaganda. 2/23
If journalists won't point out the liars, who will? That's It In a Nutshell.
Talon News appears to have repeatedly plagiarized content from Fox News, others 2/23
New York Post Actually Reports the Truth. Milestone Day: NY "State Republican officials yesterday had egg on their faces after peddling a photo they erroneously said proved that convicted terrorist supporter Lynne Stewart was a Democratic Party activist."
Stop USA Next, a front group for radical conservatives who want to dismantle Social Security. 2/23
Media ignore 9/11 questions: Why has the journalistic community chosen to downplay the latest 9/11 Commission Report? 2/23
Schwarzenegger vs. Gerrymander 2/23
Bush Unplugged: Bush's "struggle to fit his morality to his politics is illuminating, if not exactly comforting." 2/23
Seattle dreams of 'green' team; Mayor urging other U.S. cities to enact Kyoto Protocol 2/23
High Court to Review Assisted Suicide Law. 2/23
Texan arrested after claiming he was going after bin Laden bounty 2/23
Molly Ivins: The $200 million disinformation campaign; Social Security privatization cabal will break the bank to convince you to break yourself 2/23
Robert Scheer: Of, by and for Big Business; Congressional Republicans launch full-blown attack on the individual 2/23
Tomgram: Nick Turse, Rummy Dropped from the Loop? 2/23
Mouthpiece of the Administration? Who is going to defend journalistic standards and ethics if not The Post? 2/23
Mainz residents told not to take a peek at president 2/23
Talking Points: Why Europe Matters; Bush must take Europe seriously and recognize its importance in global politics. 2/23
E.J. Dionne, Jr.: The myth of the greedy senior; Administration ideologues demonize elderly to mask true objectives 2/23
Protect the Filibuster. Protect the Court. Sign the Petition. Don't Let Republican Leadership "Go Nuclear" on Supreme Court; Sign the Petition to Protect the Filibuster 2/23
Ex-Ogilvy Ad Executives Convicted of Overbilling the U.S. government for an anti-drug media campaign. 2/23
Inhofe's Idiocy: "Labeling global warming 'the greatest hoax ever perpetrated on the American people' and comparing the Environmental Protection Agency to the Gestapo apparently wasn't enough for Senator James Inhofe." 2/23
Where's Matt? - BuzzFlash Editorial Cartoon by Steve Bradenton
The Man Who Many People Believe Has an Advance State of Rabies, Zell Miller, to Speak for His Admirer, Jerry Falwell. You are Invited. (NOT a Satire.)
Premium: "Freethinkers: A History of American Secularism." Susan Jacoby reawakens us to the rich history and our Constitutional founding as a secular nation grounded in the concept of "We the People."
Donald Russo: The strange story of White House reporter 'Jeff Gannon.' A Must Read!
The BuzzFlash GOP Hypocrite of the Week is Wolf Blitzer. He's the GOP Howlin' Wolf.
"So you're not gay if you're on top."
A BuzzFlash Editorial
Plame Gannon -- Editorial Cartoon by Tony Peyser
Republican Holy Roller Sex Scandal from the Past: "Two former top officials in Gary Bauer's presidential organization [said] that they resigned in protest of ...Bauer's "inappropriate" behavior in spending time alone with a 27-year-old campaign worker.
Top Ten Conservative Idiots; Gannon/Guckert Corporate Mainstream Media Prostitute Edition, And We're Not Just Talking About Gannon/Guckert.
Immoral "Morality": The Making of a Hypocrite -- A BuzzFlash Reader Contribution
Right Wing Busheviks and Howie Kurtz are Now Describing Illegal Prostitution as "One's Private Life." But Clinton Getting a Consenting Legal Blow Job Wasn't About His Private Life? Maybe Bush Should be Pushing an Amendment to Legalize Gay Prostitution.
As the NYT, Wash Post and Mainstream Television "News" Work Feverishly to Help WH Suppress Gannon/Guckert Affair, Bill Maher Nails It With the Help of Robin Williams, Lesley Stahl and, Yes, Joe Biden. (Joe Grew a Spine, It Appears).A Must, Must, Must See!
The Gannon case is a prime illustration. If, during the Clinton administration, a fake reporter from a Democrat front organization, using a false name, had been exposed as attending White House press conferences it would have been a national scandal.
"Blue State Jukebox" by Tony Peyser. A New BuzzFlash Feature: Music for a Blue State of Mind. Get the BuzzFlash Premium CD Here.
Wanted: An Investigative Reporter to Break Open the Explosive Story of a Mainstream Press that Betrays America
A BuzzFlash Editorial
BuzzFlash Was on the Gannon Story From the Get-Go: Reposted, Jeff Gannon, GOP Partisan and Symbol of How the Bush Cartel Creates "Virtual" News (AKA Propaganda), is Our BuzzFlash GOP Hypocrite of the Week
US soldiers in Afghanistan posed before cameras while torturing detainees and took trophy shots of dead Afghanis. Then they destroyed the photos. Those guys (and gals) at Abu Ghraib weren't just "a few" bad apples. This goes to the top.
Holy War You Say? Bring it on! -- Episode 30 of Steven C. Day's Last Chance Democracy Cafe
Maya Keyes Sets the Record Gay in Exclusive Interview with BuzzFlash Reader Matthew Cardinale
THE LIGHTER SIDE:
Leave Jeff Gannon Alone! He Gives N’erdowells Hope -- A BuzzFlash Reader Contribution
Which Whore Does George Pay? 2/24
Boondocks: What happened to pride? 2/24
Uncle Bucky's Gravy Train 2/23
PabloONpolitics: Swiftboat Liars Set Sail Against Old People 2/23
"Shallow Throat": Reports from the Slimy Bush World 2/23
This Modern World: Further ways to argue like a conservative 2/23
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