PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,
PMMJ
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four for now

"We're at war, George Bush keeps reminding us. We cannot continue with business as usual. A pre-9/11 mentality is deadly. Putting the lives of our troops at risk is treason... Yes, the Republicans are now making light of an intentional effort to expose an undercover CIA agent, working on weapons of mass destruction in the Middle East, no less, while we are at war in the Middle East on that very issue. The GOP has become the party of treason."
-John Aravosis

"How about you? Have you worked with anybody ever accused of a cover-up to hide a federal crime? Has anybody in your carpool served time for conspiracy? Has that kid who brings the coffee and doughnuts been guilty of obstruction of justice? Yet it seems that all these crimes are considered 'business as usual' in American politics. And that's the outrage. The people we trust our government to should have a higher standard of ethics, not a lower one. If someone we've given power to lies, cheats, or steals, it's unforgivable."
-Lloyd Garver

"The judge's 48-page opinion upheld the principle that a religious group can hire and fire employees on the basis of their religious beliefs and practices, even if their salaries come from taxpayer funds. That principle is at the heart of the Bush administration's policy."
-WashingtonPost.com

"In its 6,000-word Judith Miller saga, the New York Times delivered a mix of reality TV and teen soap opera - and invited bloggers to walk all over the paper's reputation."
-Tina Brown
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