Hello Reality, We Missed You

Last week, Gen. Petraeus and Amb. Crocker delivered their report to Congress, resulting in a major primetime speech from the President that, surprise surprise, the “surge” was such a great success that we would be able to bring back home 5,700 troops in the coming months, but not so great of a...

The Full Bush Blitz

Last night, the President of the United States addressed the nation.  He did so on the premise that based on the advice of commanders on the ground, specifically that of General David Petraeus, he was going to make his final decision on what to do in Iraq.  I liveblogged the speech here, and you can catch a...

Raw Deal

Obama pretty much lays it all out on the table in one fell swoop. Had the American people knew what they were buying, no one would have...

It’s Not A Drawdown

Tomorrow evening, the President will address the nation. Two days after Patraeus and Crocker delivered their testimony to Congress about the state of Iraq, Bush will make known in an official capacity what he intends to do in Iraq. It is more than likely that he will make a call to pull back one brigade,...

Good Luck Soldier, I Don’t Know What the Hell You’re Fighting For

The video speaks for itself… As promised yesterday. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=itPITYyJfIs Transcripts Courtesy of Hardblogger. MATTHEWS: I understand, sir. You’re very emotional about this because you’re talked to me. I’ve watched you on television, not just with you personally, but watched you...

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