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MIDDLE EAST CAN LEAVE OILY OLD CYCLE IN THE PAST
(The Times, UKK)
A BUZZFLASH READER CONTRIBUTION
by Mike Kohr
Huckster Mike Huckabee is hoping you never look in his closet because there's a Willie Horton hiding in there. Huckabee's Horton is a monster named Wayne Dumond, a criminal with a long rap sheet of sexual assaults and molestations. Dumond was an admitted participant in the massacre of a Cambodian village when he was stationed in Vietnam; after returning to the U.S., he admitted to participating in a claw hammer murder of a fellow soldier.
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Subject: Repigs Leaving The War Machine
A BUZZFLASH GUEST CONTRIBUTION
As I sit sipping my morning cup of coffee and reflect on the anti-war protests sponsored by the October 27 coalition (where I saw some good collaboration between UFPJ and ANSWER -- at least in San Francisco -- yea!), I have a few thoughts.
MS. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTON
Typical Bushism, do something loathsome, lawless, or unconstitutional, and then claim stupidity, just a mistake. These treasonous Republicans outed a CIA agent. Under normal circumstances, or under a real working democratic government, that would have amounted to treason, and Bush would not have had the defiance to pardon wimpy Libby, who could testify against this regime, in the same way Bush number one pardoned all of those who could have testified against him.
I wish I could say it seemed totally bizarre
But it wasn't unlike ones we know
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A BUZZFLASH NEWS ALERT
Greg Palast in Chicago on October 27 at an Event Sponsored by BuzzFlash.com: Toward the end of the Clinton Administration, the Price of a Barrel of Oil was Below $20, Now It Has Reached an All-Time Record of More than $90 a Barrel. As Far as Bush and Cheney are Concerned, Mission Accomplished.