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3/2/05 4:51 PM
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Bush Bans Cigarette Lighters on Planes and Past Security Checkpoints, While Allowing the Sale of .50 Caliber Sniper Rifles to Just About Anyone, Even Though They Can Shoot Down a Plane Landing or Taking Off. If You Fly, You Should be Concerned.
Haunted by Threats, U.S. Judge Finds New Horror. But Bush Won't Discuss White Terrorists. We Can't Emphasize This Enough. Dark-Colored Skin, Islam Equals Evil to Bush. White Aryan Nation Equals Part of Voter Base to Bush. This is Called Racism. 3/2
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Reposted: Mo Dowd Nails It! We [heart] Maureen Because She's a True Swiftian Scold. Bush has some nerve lecturing Putin about the importance of checks and balances in a free society. 3/2
Bush Administration Allows Gun Industry to Market .50 Caliber "Shoot Down" Sniper Rifles to Terrorists on the Internet that Can Shoot Down Planes Landing and Taking Off. Easier to Buy Than a Handgun! Join the Movement to Stop the Threat to YOUR Life.
Rumsfeld sued over detainees' abuse
FBI Whistleblower Sibel Edmonds to Testify Before Congress for First Time Wednesday
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Henry Waxman Keeps Up the Fight for Truth, Justice, and the American Way! Go, Henry! Evidence of Administration's Misuse of New Information Restrictio ns Grows. (.pdf file) 3/2
GOP group targeting (ripping off) retirees; Letters encouraged them to keep donating 3/3
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The Coming Dem Screw Job: "if the Democrats aren’t careful, Bush and the Republicans will come out of this potential debacle (the Social Sec. issue) smelling like roses." 3/3
Halliburton Says Justice Dept Probes Foreign Bids; "..looking into whether former employees of the oil services company may have worked with competitors to rig bids for foreign construction projects." May Have? We'd Bet Money on It. 3/3
Gene Lyons: Party needs a fighter 3/3
"A pioneer in civil rights" by Rachel Robinson and John F. Kerry 3/3
Dean says Democrats 'not going to concede the South' 3/3
Greenspan Humbled By Asia's Central Bankers; "The Asian Bellagio Group" are rendering the mighty Fed impotent in its efforts to cool the economy. 3/3
Windsor, Ontario Wal-Mart applies for certification to unionize 3/3
Retired general critiques U.S. policy in Iraq 3/3
Can George Bush say under oath, "I never had sex with that man..." 3/3
Hale's white supremacist group linked to violence in the past 3/3
Sen. Ted Stevens (R-Alaska) wants to restrict what you PAY to listen to and watch! 3/3
RFK's son touts environmental message at Capitol; Kennedy to speak today before joint panel of Legislature 3/3
John Nichols: Down with the First Amendment. Do Democrats "believe that censorship is what America is all about"? Just asking. 3/3
Dan Froomkin: A Losing Fight? "....so far, at least, [the Bush Administration is] not winning [the Social Security fight]" 3/3
Conservatives Welcome Tierney as 'NYT' Op-Ed Choice; sometimes faulted for "a tendency to acknowledge only the evidence that supports his preconceived positions." 3/3
The Progress Report: Bush Eviscerates Education 3/3
Bush is a COWARD! Bush vs. the Governors: "...when the time came for the governors to ask Bush some questions, the press was shooed out. And no transcript was made available." 3/3
Ann Coulter and the Title Fight; The winner in a contest to name Coulter's next book: "Roosevelt: Wheelchair-Riding, America-Hating Terrorist" 3/3
Talks on Iraqi Coalition Government Falter 3/3
'Don't ask' policy fails 3/3
High Court Hears Debate Over Display of Ten Commandments 3/3
Hong Kong's Leader Reportedly Plans to Resign; "The former shipping magnate has been plagued by political and economic crises throughout his years in office." 3/3
Murder Of A Judge's Family: Was It A White Supremecists' Hit? 3/3
Ray McGovern: It sounds crazy, but ... "Bush administration policy toward the Middle East" is run by "crazies" 3/3
The Connecticut bill was proposed by state Sen. Martin Looney, D-New Haven, who said the weapons, often called sniper rifles, are a threat to national security, since they have a range of 2,000 yards and can pierce armor or take down a plane. 3/2
DeLay mailing featured as evidence in fund case; Postcards sent to Fort Bend voters are example of how group hid funding, plaintiffs say 3/3
Not for the faint of heart: A Painting in Blood, by George Bu$h and the Bu$hites 3/3
Dean says Democrats 'not going to concede the South' 3/3
Here Come Da Judges: George W. Bush is trying to stack the courts in their favor. 3/3
The Rude Pundit: Faith-Based Flimflam - Part of the Christ Weary Series 3/3
Anonymous Blogger grabs DFL-friendly domain names 3/3
Talking Points: Democracy Building: Reality Versus Rhetoric 3/3
Spies Barred From Suing CIA, U.S. Supreme Court Rules 3/3
Depleted uranium: Dirty bombs, dirty missiles, dirty bullets; A death sentence here and abroad 3/3
Cancellation of Moore speech costs college an academic honor 3/3
CNN's Woodruff corrected Novak's Dean misquote; "We apologize for the mistake and are happy to set the record straight." Novak Should Just Go Away. What a Waste of Good Air Space. 3/3
Big business salivating over the renomination of William G. Myers to the 9th Circuit 3/3
Jesse Jackson: We must defend voting rights in America, not just Iraq 3/3
Oh Canada! Condi cancels trip north cuz she's ticked Canada won't endorse SDI. Note to Canada: You're not missing much. You've heard one American lie their way into a war, you've heard 'em all. 3/2
Social Security Vote May be Delayed 3/2
#2 on NYT Bestseller List: "Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed," by Jared Diamond
It's the Media Stupid! "News Incorporated," a New Premium Book from BuzzFlash.com
#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."
Dominatrix Rice Calls Off Canadian Diplomatic Visit After Canadian Prime Minister Wisely Rejects the Old Reagans Star Wars Defense That Will Make Profiteers Rich and Still Not Work 3/2
My Mother and the Pope: Religiously Incorrect Suffering and Compassion, Worlds Apart -- A BuzzFlash Guest Contribution from Dr. Theresa Whitehurst
Iraq Suicide Bomber Kills 125 -- Verse-Case Scenario by Tony Peyser
Two Car Bombs Kill 10 Iraqi Soldiers 3/3
Judge in Saddam trial assassinated. So are we winning yet? 3/2
March 2nd World Media Watch by Gloria Lalumia
Barbara's Daily Buzz
Stand and Fight: Frame the "Birth Tax" issue on Talk Radio March 14 to March 18, 2005
CD: Anais Mitchell: Hymns for the Exiled: "I could tell you stories like the government tells lies, but no one listens anymore"
Chicago Tribune Can't Bring Itself to Call White Racists Terrorists. They Reserve That for Dark Skinned People. Uh, Wasn't Timothy McVeigh a Terrorist, Chicago Tribune? Or if You are White, You're Just a Zealot, Not a Terrorist? 3/2
Novak lies about Howard Dean 3/2
Asheville Citizen-Times (NC): White House claim it was unaware of Gannon's credentials is hard to buy. "That sums it up. A press corps made up of cheerleaders, from either side of the political spectrum, is not a press corps at all." 3/2
White House Correspondents' Association wants no role in credentialing journalists, prefers to let White House handle it all. Guess GannonGuckert isn't the only whore in the room after all. 3/2
Congress may hold off on Social Security reform this year, opposition is so strong 3/2
Sen. Moynihan's daughter: Bush, don't take my father's name in vain on Social Security. Wow. 3/2
ChoicePoint Had Earlier Data Leak. Company that "purged" voters in Florida allows Scammers accessed personal financial information five years ago in a scheme similar to a recent case. 3/3
Tom Delay says the AARP is "against a solution that hasn't been written yet." If it hasn't been written yet, how can he be FOR it? Trust Tom "My daughter throws hot tub parties for politicians" Delay about as far as you can throw him. 3/4
Richard Clarke is now writing a regular column for the NYT. Cool 3/2
Boston Globe reporter used blogs to attack Kerry, support Bush during '04 campaign
Study Backs Wider Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer 3/2
Begala b-slaps Lieberman over Social Security: "Any Democrat who rescues Mr. Bush's assault on Social Security ought to be defeated in a primary and allowed to begin their own retirement early." 3/2
Thousands protest at Iraqi bombing site 3/2
VIDEO: Ann Coulter calls Alan Colmes a liar, Colmes rips her over it, Ann becomes confused, and Hannity doesn't talk for 3 minutes. The end of times truly is nigh. 3/2
Dept of Justice subpoenas GOP group 3/2
Insane GOP congressman goes off the deep end. How do these people even get elected? 3/2
Novak says he's doing God's work. Which God would that be? (click then scroll down) 3/2
Report: Madrid Train Bombers Also Targeted New York 3/2
Why is it that white terrorists are "nationalists" while dark-skinned terrorists are, well, terrorists? 3/2
Northrop to pay 62 million dollars to settle contract fraud allegations 3/2
How those sleazy Swift Boat Vets are now sliming gays to pass Bush's Social Security privatization plan 3/2
US high in child poverty 3/2
Apparently a lawyer working on Saddam's tribunal was assassinated too. 3/2
Meet the 3 teens Bush had executed. Two were abused and mentally retarded, while the third was a "very very gay" black man who killed a white woman. Even the Pope tried to stop him.
Robert Novak lies about Howard Dean/Video
Lebanon faces a critical week
US blaming Syria for terrorist attack in Tel Aviv. Whether Syria is or isn't really involved, Bush is clearly Iraqifying Syria so we can blow the hell out of them. Draft, draft, draft... 3/2
Asheville, NC paper writes a great story about GannonGuckertGate, but the mainstream press in the big cities cowers in fear. What's wrong with the picture? 3/2
The Daily Show spoofs GannonGuckert at a NYC press briefing 3/2
Suit Alleges Rumsfeld Approved Torture 3/2
Why does the NFL seem to have fewer issues with Osama than gays? 3/2
Poll: Bush Social Security plan support drops 3/2
Attack targets gay UNC student 3/3
The questions GannonGuckert SHOULD have been asked 3/2
DeLay Group Illegally Used Corporate Money
Alabama Has a Right to Regulate Your Orgasms. No Joke. 3/2
Postcards: Bush Lied and Soldiers Died. Unfortunately, They are Back, Because Our Deaths in Iraq Have Only Gotten Worse.
Busheviks Give Stiff Arm to Ari "Memoir" 3/2
Gonzales, As Bad As We Thought, Urges Extension of Erroneously Named [Anti] Patriot Act to Further Dismantle Our Constitution 3/2
Probe Into Killing of Husband and Mother of Federal Judge Who White Supremacist, Hate Monger Matt Hale Wanted Killed, Found Shot to Death: Follow-up. The Terrorists Within Aren't Reading the Koran. 3/2
Democrats Criticize Bush for Recycling Rejected Judicial Nominees 3/2
A federal appeals court reversed a $54.6 million verdict against two retired Salvadoran generals accused of torture during the civil war in their home country two decades ago. 3/2
Bush's Weird Tour: A Letter to European Friends -- A BuzzFlash Guest Contribution from Bernie Weiner of The Crisis Papers
Man Who Allegedly "Leaked" Tapes to NYT that Distracted Press from Gannon/Guckert Affair Turns Over Tapes to Bush and Gets to Keep His Kneecaps. Oh, the Whole Thing was a Rove Set-up. Let's Get Real. 3/2
Has the Bush Cartel Once Again Dodged a Bullet: The Gannon/Guckert Affair
Kenneth "Clarence Thomas is My Idol" Blackwell Wants to Depose Kerry and Edwards. Boy, Is He a Little Bit Nutty and a Little Bit .... 3/2
McCain, Specter Rip Rovian/Frist Anti-Democracy Filibuster Ban Plan
Supreme Court Ends Death Penalty for Under 18-Year-Olds in 5-4 Decision
The Gropinator to Hold Special Election in California 3/2
You Might as Well Have a Python Writing for You as Having Ann Coulter Syndicated. These Right Wing Celebrity Shrews are Just Ugly, Nasty People. 3/2
A federal judge, who was the target of a failed murder plot by a white supremacist, returned home from work to find two bodies inside her home. Could be Related to Case Against Neo-Nazi Matthew Hale. Bush Doesn't Like to Talk About White Terrorists. 3/2
Mr. Liar President and Grand Impostor, We Done Liberated a Country Back Into Torture and Human Rights Violations, And We Ain't Talking About What You are Doing in America. "U.S. Cites Array of Rights Abuses by the Iraqi Government in 2004."Orwell, Anyone?
Easier to Get Than a Handgun. Bush Lets the Gun Lobby Threaten Our Lives Everytime We Fly. 3/2
Conservative radio host Sean Hannity has been invited to hold an anti-Hillary Clinton rally this summer at Saratoga Race Course. 3/2
The manufacturers and sellers of .50 Caliber Sniper Rifles advertise and sell the weapons on the Internet and in catalogues, making them readily available throughout the world for terrorists to view and for terrorist agents in the U.S. to Purchase. 3/2
Governor Gropinator's Meal-Break Video Sickens Labor 3/2
One in Four Americans Would Use Nukes Against Terrorists, Gallup Finds 3/2
Hold Onto Your Seat Belts! FOX News Slams Gannon/Guckert, Even While the NYT and Washington Post are Bascially Mum! Holy, Right Wing Flub. They Told the Truth. Someone's Going to Get Fired at FOX. 3/2
DVD, "Wellstone": Sometimes You've Got To Start a Fight to Win One.
Mr. Byrd Goes to the Senate and Defends Democracy and the Filibuster (.pdf) 3/2
The Two-Faced White House 3/2
Hate groups eyed in slaying of U.S. judge's kin, But because they don't have dark skin, the Busheviks won't talk about them much. White terrorists get the silent treatment from the WH. 3/2
Wolfowitz on shortlist for World Bank top post. Wolfie Will Jump Start the Third World Into the Fourth World of Poverty and Indebtedness. 3/2
Man Shot in Lobby of New York Radio Station 3/2
News from the White Hypocrisy House: U.S. accuses dozens of nations of mistreating prisoners. Enter the Land of Oz. 3/2
Washington Times Liaison Allegedly Scammed America's Senior Citizens 3/2
'N.Y. Times' Torches New Ari Fleischer Book 3/2
3 papers drop "Boondocks" over its references to Bush and his admissions of drug use 3/1
GOP Rep. Sam Johnson says he told Bush Iraq's WMD's are in Syria and offered to personally nuke the country. No word on whether he offered the president a hit from his crack pipe. 3/1
BuzzFlash Loves the Freeway Blogger. He Is Bypassing the Corporate Bush Propaganda Media and Driving His Message Home On America's Highways. Talk About Democratizing Messaging!
1492 Empty Pairs of Boots; Support the Eyes Wide Open Exhibit -- A BuzzFlash Reader Contribution from Cindy Sheehan
We Cannot Escape History -- A BuzzFlash Reader Contributor
Krugman tells Lieberman: Just Say No. If Joe "I'm So Happy, I Could be a Republican Since Bush Gave Me a Kiss on the Cheeks" Lieberman Gives Bush His Vote on Social Security, It's Time to Take Him on in the Primaries in 2006. It's Time Anyway. 3/1
Former House member who filed Tom Delay ethics violations not surprised by new revelations. Should anyone be? 3/1
The Social Security Administration has been politicized 3/1
Recruiters Finding it Tougher to Get Into Some NH Schools 3/2
The Gropinator borrows Bush tactic of taxpayer-funded fake news spots to sell policies benefitting his donors 3/1
E.J. Dionne, Jr.: A Bill Bankrupt Of Pity; "If Democrats sell out on the bankruptcy bill, they will, alas, show which side they're on." 3/1
Legally (and mentally) troubled lobbyist Jack Abramoff bankrolled Tom Delay's luxurious vacation 3/1
Is George Will's $250,000 prize from the Bradley Foundation more payola? 3/1
Just who is the Council for National Policy, and why isn't it paying taxes? 3/1
Abbas Says Palestinians Need Peace Not Just Reform 3/1
Ex-detainees, ACLU to sue Rumsfeld over abuse 3/1
Judge orders Bush adminstration to either charge or free Jose Padilla, a captive of the state for 2 1/2 years 3/1
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.
Homelessness Plagues Many U.S. Veterans 3/1
Social Security "fright mail" funds Tom Delay's trips to UK, Asia 3/1
Trauma of Iraq war haunting thousands returning home 3/1
"Original Wisdom: Stories of an Ancient Way of Knowing" by robert wolff -- Thom Hartman's "Independent Thinker" Book of the Month
(DVD) Bushisms: The Accidental Wit and Wisdom of Our 43rd President
Time to Go Joe: Joe Lieberman is a Democrat in Name Only 3/1
Follow the Money: Firms stand to gain from private Social Security accounts; An estimated $54 billion a year would flow into stocks, and $16 billion into corporate bonds 3/1
The American Inquisition Has Begun! -- A BuzzFlash Reader Contribution
The Progress Report: Charge the Senate; This week the credit card industry – which raked in $30 billion in profits last year – storms the Congress in an attempt to squeeze a few more dimes from Americans who are sick or out of work. 3/1
White House Lapdog Press Corps Wimps Out on Credentialing in Wake of Gannon/Guckert Scandal 3/1
War Deaths Top 106,000 -- BuzzFlash Editorial Cartoon by Tony Peyser
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."
"Blue State Jukebox" by Tony Peyser. A New BuzzFlash Feature: Music for a Blue State of Mind. Get the BuzzFlash Premium CD Here.
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."
A BuzzFlash Interview: Danny Schechter, "Weapons of Mass Deception" Filmmaker, Declares War on the War Propaganda Machine
Wanted: An Investigative Reporter to Break Open the Explosive Story of a Mainstream Press that Betrays America
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Mark Crispin Miller Examines Mainstream Media's Blind Eye Towards the Gannongate Sex Scandal -- A BuzzFlash Interview
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Dean roars into Kansas 3/1
Universal Didn't Distribute 'Old Arab' in Coulter Column, Not Sure She Sent It
A year after the Bush State Department enable a coup in Haiti, this is the shape things are taking 3/1
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!
"The Alphabet Versus the Goddess: The Conflict Between Word and Image" by Leonard Shlain -- Thom Hartmann's "Independent Thinker" Book of the Month
George W. Bush Makes His First Appearance of THIS Year as the BuzzFlash GOP Hypocrite of the Year. A Must-Read and Listen.
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.
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
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."
THE LIGHTER SIDE:
This Week's Top Ten Conservative Idiots: Oscar Edition 2/28
These Are Ironic Times 3/1
"Gannon" seeks entry to White House 3/1
The Swift Report: White House Hopes 'Pip-Squeak' Can Help Peddle Social Security Privatization 3/1
Leave Jeff Gannon Alone! He Gives Neerdowells Hope -- A BuzzFlash Reader Contribution
Pablo on Politics: Lieberman the New Point Man on Social Security "Reform" 3/1
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