Never work just for money or for power. They won’t save your soul or help you sleep at night

Vice-Emperor Cheney acknowledges that its best if engaged in nefarious activities not to leave a paper trail, Memo from the V.P.: Don’t write this down

NYT changes headlines at Bush’s request. Not because it was inaccurate, but because it didn’t sound nice.

The Whitehouse found the headline “troubling”. If the story was a lie, why not say that instead of parsing reality.

MSNBC Conservative pundit Tucker Carlson thinks that John Edwards should be ashamed of himself for reminding people to remember our vets during the holidays, Tucker Attacks John Edwards For Remembering Homeless Vets In Holiday Ad. In the world of the Kool-Kids like Tucker they own all vets and no vets are homeless.

The Bush family continues its tradition of betraying the Kurds,

The Turkish ambassador to the United States, Nabi Sensoy, said Wednesday that the US military provided real time intelligence to Turkey and was ‘very helpful’ in allowing Turkey to launch attacks on alleged Kurdish Workers Party (PKK) sites inside Iraq. He denied that the Turks had given the US military too little notice of its planned Sunday air raids, saying that the two militaries were in close contact.

Remember David N. Bossie, the Republican operative who edited together bits of recordings of Hilary Clinton to make it look like she had engaged in some billing shenanigans. While he was fired for that episode it hasn’t slowed down his raging Hate the Clintons Derangement Syndrome, Jeff Gerth appears in trailer for anti-Clinton film by Republican activist Bossie and is listed among cast 

I thought C-Span was supposed to be neutral or liberal,

Turns out C-SPAN is not just painfully mind-numbing, but it also leans decidedly right in its coverage of think tanks, according to a new evaluation by the Center for Economic and Policy Research. The study finds that right-wing think tanks got 51 percent of C-SPAN’s total coverage in 2006, while left-of-center think tanks only got 18 percent of their coverage (a mere 5 percent of which were “progressive” think tanks). The other 31 percent of coverage went to centrist groups. So what happened to C-SPAN’s stated mission to provide their audience political coverage “without editing, commentary or analysis and with a balanced presentation of points of view”?

Much like the perfectly good word values, Republican double talkers have also corrupted the word obstructionist, RECORD-BREAKING: SENATE CONSERVATIVESNew Report Shows How Conservative Minority Rules by Filibuster, Preventing Up or Down Vote on a Record Number of Bills

The Republican Senate minority today filibustered an omnibus budget bill, setting a modern-day record for blocking the most legislation during a congressional session. A new report released today by the Campaign for America’s Future details the 62 times conservatives have used the filibuster to block legislation (or force modification of bills) in the first session of the 110th Congress.

Never work just for money or for power. They won’t save your soul or help you sleep at night.~ M.W.Edelman