2014 Ain’t Nuthin’ But A Number

Hannah Gurman of Foreign Policy In Focus puts the new 2014 Afghan benchmark into perspective: While NATO secretary general, Anders Rasmussen framed 2014 as the end of NATO’s combat mission in Afghanistan, Obama made sure to refer to 2014 as a target date rather than a deadline. The withdrawal of U.S. forces...

Colin Powell Calls Out Sarah Palin and the GOP Over “Small Town Values”

I’m sure by now you’re all overwhelmed with nostalgia for the 2008 presidential campaign (you betcha!) I mean, it’s been, what, just over a month since the election, right? So, to help satisfy your endless electioneering jones, check out this clip of Colin Powell, in an interview with...

Falling Apart

I had actually watched this clip a little earlier today, but it’s taken me a little bit of time to kind of solidify my thoughts around it which is why I haven’t gotten around to commenting it until now. What you’re about to watch is a brief segment in which Brian Williams and Chuck Todd...

Not Learning From Other’s Mistakes

There has been one aspect of this election that I have found infinitely entertaining; the impression I get that John McCain simply didn’t do his homework. Also, this is how I know that Hillary Clinton is 100% in the tank for Obama. Think about it for a second; if Hillary Clinton really wanted Obama to...

Two More Down

Well, we can count up two more states that the McCain campaign looks to be pulling out of.  It began with Michigan, and just yesterday Colorado was added to the list.  Now there seems to be evidence that McCain is pulling out of Wisconsin and New Hampshire as well. Now let’s be fair, this is not quite...

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