“WASHINGTON (AP) – Top Bush administration officials are pressing the president to direct U.S. troops in Afghanistan to be more aggressive in pursuing militants into Pakistan on foot as part of a proposed radical shift in regional counterterrorism strategy, The Associated Press has learned.” https://news.aol.com/story/_a/us-weighs-stepped-up-military-forays/n20080808131909990014
Something to enjoy over the weekend.
The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart takes a look at offshore drilling and its proponents — like George W. Bush — and its opponents — like George H.W. Bush.
Watch this and enjoy! It’s not only funny but it’s actually logical.
No more POTUS’s that believe they know better than I do what I can or cannot do with my body! They don’t act like the decider, they act like they are God! This is just another reason why I cannot, will not support McSame. His policies are not any different than GW. When I read this all I could think was…”yeah, right!”
Is anyone willingly to initiate the long-needed changes to our public education system, which includes providing adequate financing, correcting mismanagement, financial misappropriations, modifying and developing REAL learning outcomes and trimming the “fat” in each district to give every American child a quality education?
They’re not exactly rooting for Barack Obama, but prominent white supremacists anticipate a boost to their cause if he becomes the first black president. His election, they say, would trigger a backlash — whites rising up, a revolution of sorts — that they think is long overdue.
There was a time when national political conventions played a significant role in the selection of a president. But that was when party platforms meant something and before interminable primaries sucked the juice out of the event and when party bosses could still broker a deal in a smoke filled room.