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Del politics
US admits Green Zone is no longer safe as suicide bomber strikes at heart o []
From the page: ”
US officials admitted last night that the bombing of the Iraqi parliament shows that not even the heavily fortified Green Zone is safe any more, despite the security crackdown launched earlier this year in the Iraqi capital.”

“Thus, there is special poignancy in what the son told a reporter during an exuberant moment during his second campaign for Texas governor: “It’s hard to believe, butรขโ‚ฌ”I don’t have time to worry about being George Bush’s son. Maybe it’s a result of being confident. I’m not sure how the psychoanalysts will analyze it, but I’m not worried about it. I’m really not. I’m a free guy.” (12) A psychoanalyst would observe the opposite seems true. He has been worrying about his fate as his father’s son quite a lot.”

“Consider the emotional overtones of the phrase “No Child Left Behind” as it might apply to the boy George Bush. Are enacting the program and then sabotaging the program gestures that express the sense of
inadequacy and despair he felt as a student

Of course, No Child Left Behind” is not just a W personal drama emotional reveal, but rather a dog whistle call to the rapture crowd, held together by the awfully written “Left Behind Books”

The message there is: I shall make sure THEIR children will be saved too, by making religious education the only option left – once my legislation would have reached its purpose. Then you and I, your kids and theirs can all happily be raptured, leaving only the hethen parents behind. Alone.

politics, propaganda
The New York Times &62; Magazine &62; In the Magazine: Faith, Certainty and []

Faith, Certainty and the Presidency of George W. Bush

Published: October 17, 2004

From the page: “The aide said that guys like me were ”in what we call the reality-based community,” which he defined as people who ”believe that solutions emerge from your judicious study of discernible reality.” I nodded and murmured something about enlightenment principles and empiricism. He cut me off. ”That’s not the way the world really works anymore,” he continued. ”We’re an empire now, and when we act, we create our own reality. And while you’re studying that reality — judiciously, as you will — we’ll act again, creating other new realities, which you can study too, and that’s how things will sort out. We’re history’s actors . . . and you, all of you, will be left to just study what we do.'”

Del politics, propaganda, impeachment

TPMmuckraker April 12, 2007 04:18 PM []
:They deleted e-mails Fitzpatrick told them not toAccording to Mr. Kelner, although the hold started in August 2004, the RNC does not have any e-mails prior to 2005 for Mr. Rove. Mr. Kelner did not give any explanation for the e-mails missing from Mr. Rove’s account, but he did acknowledge that one possible explanation is that Mr. Rove personally deleted his e-mails from the RNC server.”

Not Your Sweetie

April 2007