A New Candidate for Atty Gen

Jillian at Sadly, No! thinks she might make a perfect Bush AG. But without realizing it – I think – while making a case for herself, she actually makes a better case for a different nominee. Why on earth would I want to be AG in the most legality-challenged administration in my lifetime? Here’s...

AG Appointment; How Low Can You Go?

Look, I am not an old man, but at 38 years of age I still can remember a time when people of opposing political philosophies could still be civil. I know there was a time when every single photo op, media appearance or newspaper quote was not an overt attempt to shill for an extreme ideology. I do remember...

Turncoat Joe, AG?

Most rumor mills turning right about now seem to pin the AG tail on the Michael Chertoff donkey as we patiently await the official announcement of which croney… er… highly qualified individual the president will tap as Alberto Gonzales’ replacement. However, Cliff Schecter’s got...

Cronies

At some point, you’re really only left with just getting sick at the whole damn thing. Now pay attention, there will be a test a little later on. It begins with the resignation of Attorney General Alberto Gonzales. As he packs his things and leaves, he will be succeeded temporarily by the ultra...

Vetting Michael Chertoff

As mentioned earlier today, there are more than a few rumors going around that Michael Chertoff will be tapped to replace Alberto Gonzales as Attorney General. And just earlier today I made a call for the members of the Senate to vet and weigh his announcement, should it come to fruition, very carefully....

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