The 3 Take Home Points on McChrystal and the Skunks at Rolling Stone
Y’all know the drill. When the story first broke regarding General Stanley McChrystal supposedly “committing an act of insubordination” by trashing President Obama to Rolling Stone magazine, the conventional wisdom
Most Despised President In History – US Military No Confidence.
I want to thank my editor, Dee, for covering for me yesterday and delivering a really excellent article. I had a summer bug (summer?, what summer?) creep up and bite
In Obama’s skin-deep understanding of policy, 30k troops + Petraeus = Automatic Victory in Unwinnable War
By now, you’ve heard or seen the news: President Obama (D-IL) has accepted the resignation of Gen. Stanley McChrystal, who had until now been in charge of the coalition’s erstwhile
A Disconnected Congress
The House of Representatives spent much of yesterday discussing H.ConRes. 248, the Afghanistan War Powers Resolution, sponsored by Congressman Dennis Kucinich (D-OH). The resolution would have required the president to
Let’s see what we find at random stops around the interweb thingy……..
For starters, here’s what I hinted at earlier today as part of a comment you probably didn’t see…… The Parliament Of World Religions. Melbourne Australia played host to this lovely
, General McChrystal
, General Motors
, Lt. Col. Allen West
, Obama Motors
, The Parliament Of World Religions
, The Religion Of Peace
Keeping his eye on the ball in Afghanistan.
-TobyToons It’s hard to see in the signature line, but there is a special thanks to commenter mrkwong for the initial idea on this cartoon (here – comment #62).
Hurry Up and Wait
Issuing urgent petitions for change even before the election–crisis, urgency and fear mongering have become a predictable repertoire for Barack Obama. In an interview with Daniel Schorn of 60 Minutes,
Don’t Be “BLUE”…just “DUCK”
The President and First Lady are being criticized for going out on a date, while American soldiers were dying in Afghanistan. Addressing the controversy, Barack and Shelley, bubbling over with
Bruce Ackerman: Blame Shifter
I haven’t read much of Bruce Ackerman, and after persuing this, I can say that I haven’t missed a thing. His basic thesis is that General McChrystal is insubordinate because
Well, our President took time off from his busy schedule to lend his weight to Chicago’s bid for the 2016 Olympic Games. And fell flat on his face. The games
, Gen. Stanley McChrystal
, General McChrystal
, gordon brown
, President Obama
, Rio de Janeiro