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Archive for July 13th, 2006

Valerie is Now “Sue”

Posted by Ryan on July 13, 2006

Valerie Wilson/Plame (or whatever name can better keep her in the headlines) has decided that she is going to sue the Veep, etc. That’s one guaranteed way to help Republicans in the Fall for the following reason. The purpose of her nonsense lawsuit is essentially to just smear Republicans during the coming campaign season. Yet, the story is going to get more press and with any chance of “Fitzmas” all but over, it is she and her husband that will look bad. If Joe looks bad, all the Dems who blindly followed his “Yellow Cake” dreams are also at risk of the truth being known by more and more people.

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Bolton’s First Veto

Posted by Ryan on July 13, 2006

It may sound funny, but firebrand UN watchdog, US Ambassador John Bolton has finally cast a veto on a UN Security Council resolution after a year at the UN! It deals with international condemnation of the Israeli incursion in to Gaza to fetch their kidnapped soldier. GB abstained with three other nations, but it was 10-1 otherwise. Bolton said the language was outmoded and untimely, simply asking (kindly of course, we wouldn’t want to offend anyone) the Palestinians to let the guy go and for Israel to leave Gaza.

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