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  • BUBBA BLASTS MASS DISSING OF HILLARY (Clintonville---the World of Abnormal Psychology)

    05/26/2008 8:19:16 AM PDT · by Liz · 40 replies · 155+ views
    NY POST ^ | May 26, 2008 | DAPHNE RETTER
    ....Bill Clinton told a Fort Thompson, SD audience, he'd "never seen a candidate treated so disrespectfully just for running." He picked apart the "frantic effort to push her out" of the race, saying no one asked Ted Kennedy, Jesse Jackson or Gary Hart to end their presidential campaigns early. He defended his wife in the dustup over her comments about Robert F. Kennedy's assassination. "That really made my blood boil," he said.
  • Getting Bubba

    05/13/2008 9:03:24 PM PDT · by The_Republican · 11 replies · 89+ views
    Real Clear Politics ^ | May 14th, 2008 | Kathleen Parker
    "A full-blooded American." That's how 24-year-old Josh Fry of West Virginia described his preference for John McCain over Barack Obama. His feelings aren't racist, he explained. He would just be more comfortable with "someone who is a full-blooded American as president." Whether Fry was referring to McCain's military service or Obama's Kenyan father isn't clear, but he may have hit upon something essential in this presidential race. Full-bloodedness is an old coin that's gaining currency in the new American realm. Meaning: Politics may no longer be so much about race and gender as about heritage, core values, and made-in-America. Just...
  • The GAP Bubba

    05/12/2008 7:52:08 PM PDT · by ConservOpunk · 1 replies · 89+ views
    tonyoconservopunk.blogspot.com ^ | May 7, 2008 | conservOpunk
    This is why the Obamarama is so disheartening. When a Black REP comes down the pike he or she is demeaned by the very liberals who scream for equality and equal representation for all. Or worse, they are painted with the sell out or “Uncle Tom” (thanks Spike Lee) brush. I was still in college during the shameless Clarence Thomas hearings but even then (in my more liberal leaning days) I saw them for the “modern day lynching” that they were. People think it funny that Lt. Gov. Michael Steele has to dodge Oreo cookies hurled his way at debates....
  • Obama to Disown Pastor If Hillary Dumps Bill

    03/29/2008 10:14:01 AM PDT · by libs_kma · 4 replies · 285+ views
    Scrappleface ^ | 3-27-08 | Scott Ott
    (2008-03-27) — Sen. Barack Obama, the Democrat presidential front runner, today reiterated his intention to stand by his controversial pastor despite his presidential rival’s remarks that she would have left the church where the Rev. Jeremiah Wright preached racially-charged, anti-American messages. “I could no more disown my hateful, racist, self-aggrandizing, crazy uncle of a pastor,” said Sen. Obama, “than Hillary Clinton could quit her deceitful, adulterous, self-aggrandizing husband. But if a purging must happen to unite this divided party, I say to my esteemed opponent, ‘You first, Hillary. You first.’” Sen. Clinton said this week that she would have quit...
  • Further Debunking the 'War Zone' Myth

    03/26/2008 7:27:00 PM PDT · by red flanker · 8 replies · 489+ views
    Washington Post ^ | March 27, 2008 | Michael Dobbs
    The Clinton campaign has cited newspaper accounts, including one in The Washington Post, to bolster the senator's claim that her now-famous March 1996 trip to Bosnia was the first visit to a "war zone" by a first lady since World War II. She is overlooking a trip to Saigon by Pat Nixon at the height of the Vietnam War as well as a trip by Barbara Bush to Saudi Arabia two months before the Persian Gulf War began. THE FACTS Just because something has appeared in a newspaper does not mean that is entirely accurate. The Clinton camp has circulated...
  • Analysts see no harm to Clinton (over Spitzer's trysts, lovers, prostitutes, concubines...)

    03/11/2008 11:54:29 PM PDT · by Libloather · 12 replies · 699+ views
    3/12/08
    Link only - Coverup Central
  • A Scary Thought (Vanity)

    03/07/2008 11:55:08 AM PST · by Red Badger · 49 replies · 209+ views
    My Dark and Forbodung Mind | 03/07/2008 | Red Badger
    I just had this scary, but not illogical, thought. (Actually I had it in 1996, but dismissed it as pure fantasy.) If Hillary! wins the Presidential Election in November, and then manages to get Re-Elected in 2012 to another 4 year term, Chelsea, who is now 28, will be 36, and could run for the presidency for up to another 8 years of the KKKlintoons in the White House. Don't say, "It'll never happen!" Whith the KKKlintoons, "It could happen!"......NEVER underestimate the KKKLINTOONS...........
  • Hillary Clinton keeping Bill out of sight was all right

    03/06/2008 4:53:01 AM PST · by period end of story · 28 replies · 73+ views
    NY Daily News ^ | March 6, 2008 | Michael Goodwin
    Has Hil chilled Bill? Has she muzzled the Big Dog? Has Bubba been banished? Yes, yes and yes. And the result was win, win, win. Add the case of the missing husband to the list of reasons why Hillary Clinton saved her political skin Tuesday. He was mostly off the radar for the past week and was nowhere to be seen during her pitch-perfect victory speech that celebrated triumphs in Ohio, Texas and Rhode Island. Anyone who thinks all that wasn't planned doesn't follow the orchestrated stagecraft of the Clintons. The former President is a double-edged sword and the subject...
  • Bill: "We Just Have to Slow Down Our Economy" to Fight Global Warming

    01/31/2008 9:33:52 AM PST · by ShandaLear · 18 replies · 673+ views
    ABC.com ^ | 1/31/08 | Jake Tapper
    January 31, 2008 9:26 AM Former President Bill Clinton was in Denver, Colorado, stumping for his wife yesterday. In a long, and interesting speech, he characterized what the U.S. and other industrialized nations need to do to combat global warming this way: "We just have to slow down our economy and cut back our greenhouse gas emissions 'cause we have to save the planet for our grandchildren." At a time that the nation is worried about a recession is that really the characterization his wife would want him making? "Slow down our economy"? I don't really think there's much debate...
  • After Obama Victory, Clinton’s Camp Seeks Gentler Role for Ex-President

    01/28/2008 4:59:30 AM PST · by COUNTrecount · 45 replies · 49+ views
    NY Times ^ | January 28, 2008 | PATRICK HEALY
    Democrats inside and outside the Clinton campaign on Sunday debated and in some cases bemoaned the degree to which former President Bill Clinton’s criticism of Senator Barack Obama last week had inflicted lasting damage on his wife’s presidential candidacy. “I think his harsh style hurt Senator Clinton — it polarized the campaign and polarized the electorate, and it also made it harder for Senator Clinton’s positive message to break through,” said Celinda Lake, a Democratic strategist and pollster who is not affiliated with any of the candidates. Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton’s campaign team, seeking to readjust after her lopsided defeat...
  • Bill Clinton: Obama Is Just Like Jesse Jackson (On Drudge)

    01/26/2008 6:49:04 PM PST · by jern · 197 replies · 747+ views
    ABC News ^ | January 26, 2008 8:18 PM | Jake Tapper
    January 26, 2008 8:18 PM Said Bill Clinton today in Columbia, SC: "Jesse Jackson won South Carolina in '84 and '88. Jackson ran a good campaign. And Obama ran a good campaign here." This was in response to a question about Obama saying it "took two people to beat him." Jackson had not been mentioned. Boy, I can't understand why anyone would think the Clintons are running a race-baiting campaign to paint Obama as "the black candidate."
  • Bill Clinton, the one-man steamroller(a barfer,but some funny stories)

    01/25/2008 7:53:14 AM PST · by GQuagmire · 14 replies · 81+ views
    Boston.com ^ | January 25, 2008 | Nigel Hamilton
    ..........In 1980, having unwisely raised state motor vehicle taxes, the youngest-ever-elected governor of Arkansas lost to a happy-go-lucky creationist more in tune with local Southern sentiment. "When the news came in he was really very upset, in tears" recalled his friend Jim Blair. A babysitter coming to the mansion found him on the floor, kicking, screaming, and bawling like a baby.
  • Hillary Clinton defends her husband's role in campaign. (Tom Dashle heads Obama's truth squad)

    01/22/2008 7:16:22 PM PST · by Sudetenland · 26 replies · 371+ views
    Breitbart.com ^ | Jan. 22, 2007 | Unattributed report on Breitbart
    "...Obama's campaign said it was unbecoming for a former commander-in-chief to be engaging in harsh attacks against a fellow Democrat and some party figures have advised Bill Clinton to tone down his words or risk tarnishing his presidential legacy. "I think it's not presidential, it's not in keeping with the image of a former president, and I'm frankly surprised that he is taking this approach," said former Senate Democratic leader Tom Daschle, who has endorsed Obama. "I think it is important for all of us to participate in a way that raises the level of debate and begins to focus...
  • Bill Clinton Is Not Black

    01/02/2008 4:18:41 PM PST · by texanyankee · 108 replies · 1,084+ views
    Savannah Now ^ | January 1, 2008 | Geveryl Robinson
    Bill Clinton is not black. It seems odd that I would have to make that statement; I have nothing against Bill Clinton, but I do have something against those who, for whatever reason, have convinced themselves that Clinton is not only black, but was also, "The First Black President." Let's ponder this, shall we? Those people who publicly state that Bill Clinton was the first black president are saying that Bill Clinton has shared in the black experience. They are saying that members of Bill Clinton's family came over on slave ships with Kunta Kinte. Bill Clinton rode on the...
  • The Bubba Factor, And Other Maladroit Clintonisms

    12/31/2007 6:51:20 AM PST · by jdm · 11 replies · 414+ views
    Captain's Quarters ^ | Dec. 31, 2007 | Ed Morrissey
    The Politico notes that Bill Clinton has fallen back on Bubbalistic campaigning in Iowa. The homespun wisdom of the former Rhodes scholar comes along with his wife's various regional accents, but as Ben Smith notes, usually much farther away from the press: Before he was a silver-haired elder statesman, ex-president, and globe-trotting do-gooder, Bill Clinton was Bubba. And out in rural Western Iowa, Bubba is back. ... While his speech differed little from the one he gives in upscale audiences, his presence there indicates both the potential his wife’s campaign sees in the West and the fact that the former...
  • Caption *Bubba/Bubbette Clinton, First Lady

    10/02/2007 7:37:18 PM PDT · by Libloather · 28 replies · 262+ views
    NY Mag ^ | 10/08/07
  • Recap: Olbermann's Obsession With O'Reilly Gets Creepy (Slobbers Over Bubba)

    09/28/2007 6:15:42 AM PDT · by AnnGora · 19 replies · 300+ views
    Olbermannwatch.com ^ | 09/27/2007 | Olbermannwatch.com
    "COUNTDOWN WITH KEITH OLBERMANN" (8:00 P.M.-9:00 P.M. ET) Host: Keith Olbermann Topics/Guests: ONE-ON-ONE WITH PRES. BILL CLINTON IRAQ: Sen. Jim Webb (D-Va.); John Harwood, CNBC chief Washington correspondent; Wall Street Journal senior contributing writer NSA SPYING: Jonathan Turley, George Washington University law professor and constitutional law expert BILL O'REILLY'S CONTROVERSIAL REMARKS: Marvin Kitman, author of "The Man Who Would Not Shut Up: The Rise of Bill O'Reilly" Keith "Monkey Man" Olbermann launched into his usual lefty DailyKos inspired tirade. Democrats won't guarantee all troops will be out of Iraq by the end of the first term. Enter Sen. Jim Webb....
  • Crist joins Bill Clinton to tout solar energy project

    09/27/2007 11:00:20 AM PDT · by NautiNurse · 35 replies · 67+ views
    Bradenton Herald ^ | 09/27/2007 | HERALD STAFF AND WIRE REPORT
    Pushing politics aside, Republican Gov. Charlie Crist and former Democratic President Bill Clinton took the stage together to announce that Florida Power & Light will build a solar power plant in Florida as part of a $2.4 billion clean energy program."This is a huge deal for America and I think potentially a huge deal for people all around the world who want to do this," said Clinton, who introduced Crist and company Chief Executive Lew Hay at the beginning of the Clinton Global Initiative conference.The conference is focused on finding ways to solve some of the world's most pressing problems,...
  • Bubba and the Terminator team up in war on fat (Alliance for a Healthier Generation)

    09/19/2007 7:13:12 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 12 replies · 258+ views
    Insiderbayarea.com ^ | 9/19/07 | Josh Richman
    Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and former President Bill Clinton today announced their partnership with the Alliance for a Healthier Generation — itself a partnership between the American Heart Association and the William J. Clinton Foundation — to inspire America’s youth to develop lifelong healthy habits and avoid obesity. “Initiatives like the Alliance for a Healthier Generation are providing the framework for a healthier America. I am thrilled to join with President Clinton and the American Heart Association because in California we are already doing everything the Alliance supports,” said Gov. Schwarzenegger. “The foundation for a healthy lifetime is built in the...
  • Clinton By Candlelight [power goes off during Bubba speech at Hildebeast fundraiser]

    09/19/2007 7:55:32 AM PDT · by seanmerc · 11 replies · 58+ views
    wilshireandwashington.com ^ | Sep. 18, 2007 | Ted Johnson
    Some 300 people gathered on Tuesday night at the Brentwood home of CAA's David O'Connor and his wife, Lona Williams, anxious to see the guest of honor, Bill Clinton. Then the power went out --- in the entire neighborhood --- putting this Hillary Clinton fund-raiser into near total darkness. The only light came from candles and some battery operated lanterns, which were shined on Clinton when he spoke in the backyard pool area. That helped, but it was still hard to see guests. And with no electricity, and therefore no microphone, it wasn't always easy to hear, according to a...
  • ONCE A CLINTON... (*Bubba, Berger & Bundlers)

    09/15/2007 9:11:23 AM PDT · by Libloather · 13 replies · 855+ views
    NY Post ^ | 9/12/07
    ONCE A CLINTON . . . September 15, 2007 -- For Hillary Clinton, it must seem like déjà vu all over again (as Yogi Berra might put it). But for voters, Camp Clinton's panicky move to refund $850,000 (temporarily, anyway) in donations linked to former fugitive con artist Norman Hsu hearkens back to hubby Bill's sordid fund-raising during his 1996 re-election campaign. And the funny money isn't the only ghost from the Clintons' past. Newsweek reports that the senator is relying for foreign-policy advice on a triumverate of her husband's top advisers - including Sandy "Sticky Fingers" Berger. **SNIP** Last...
  • Bill Clinton’s Dismal Record on Terror

    09/08/2007 2:17:59 PM PDT · by PilloryHillary · 19 replies · 1,115+ views
    The Hillary Project ^ | September 8, 2007 | Kathy Miller
    One year after the first World Trade Center bombing, in 1994, Bill Clinton hushed up a federal report that warned of possible terrorist strikes, including how hijackers could use airliners to hit landmarks such as the Pentagon or White House. The Clinton administration never released "Terror 2000" to the public, purportedly because of concerns in the State Department it would cause panic. The Sept. 17, 2001 story by UPI Pentagon correspondent Pam Hess said the report, not only outlined the changing face of terrorism but also seemed to predict the scope and timing of the attacks carried out against the...
  • Bill Sends Hillary Some Tough Love

    09/04/2007 10:37:51 AM PDT · by SmithL · 14 replies · 1,028+ views
    AP via SFGate ^ | 9/4/7 | DON BABWIN, Associated Press Writer
    Chicago (AP) -- He's on the golf course. She's on the presidential campaign trail. If that wasn't hard enough, when Democratic frontrunner Hillary Rodham Clinton points out to her spouse that she's 15 years older than he was when he first ran for president, all she gets is tough love. "And I say, 'Well, nobody made you run, girl,'" former President Clinton joked during an appearance on The Oprah Winfrey Show that aired Tuesday. Clinton also suggested tongue-in-cheek what his title might be if the former first lady wins the election and he moves back into the White House. "My...
  • Democratic fundraiser is a fugitive in plain sight (big Clinton moneyman)

    08/29/2007 12:41:19 AM PDT · by STARWISE · 108 replies · 3,740+ views
    LATimes ^ | 8-29-07 | Chuck Neubauer and Robin Fields
    California authorities have sought businessman Norman Hsu for 15 years. Since 2004, he has carved out a place of honor raising cash for such candidates as Hillary Rodham Clinton. For the last 15 years, California authorities have been trying to figure out what happened to a businessman named Norman Hsu, who pleaded no contest to grand theft, agreed to serve up to three years in prison and then seemed to vanish. "He is a fugitive," Ronald Smetana, who handled the case for the state attorney general, said in an interview. "Do you know where he is?" Hsu, it seems, has...
  • Caption the Giant Squid

    07/11/2007 1:53:17 PM PDT · by llevrok · 50 replies · 762+ views
    7/11/07 | llevrok
  • FOES CAN STICK IT TO HILLARY (Hillary Clinton 'Vodoo Doll' soon to be on sale)

    05/13/2007 10:54:51 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 12 replies · 1,153+ views
    The New York Post ^ | May 13, 2007 | ELIZABETH WOLFF
    Her critics can finally pin her down. Hillary haters have something beside their votes to express displeasure with the New York senator and presidential wannabe - the Hillary Clinton voodoo doll, complete with a book of hexes, pins and a battle cry to "stick it to her, before she sticks it to you!" The voodoo doll spell book advises using black magic to inspire "Hillary's chubby hubby to take some embarrassing missteps" by shacking up with a woman who'll "go public when the dirty deed is done." You can also form her platform by having her promise "gay divorce" and...
  • Hillary Clinton Less Powerful Than Bill in News Interviews

    05/10/2007 9:13:02 PM PDT · by Zakeet · 13 replies · 615+ views
    Live Science ^ | May 10, 2007 | Robin Lloyd
    Some pundits say former President Bill Clinton and Sen. Hillary Clinton operate like a unified political animal. But a study of their TV and radio interviews reveals that gender separates the speech of the power couple, such that he "talks like a man" and she is "ladylike." Well-known interviewers also treated each of the Clintons differently, possibly due to gender stereotypes and expectations. Camelia Suleiman of Florida International University and Daniel C. O'Connell of Georgetown University recently examined three TV interviews and two radio interviews with the former president in June 2004 and three TV interviews and two radio interviews...
  • Bill Clinton Warns of Looming Disasters

    05/04/2007 2:08:39 PM PDT · by SmithL · 69 replies · 1,692+ views
    AP via SFGate ^ | 5/4/7 | JESSE HARLAN ALDERMAN
    Cambridge, Mass. (AP) -- Former President Bill Clinton said Friday that disasters such as worldwide famine and an obesity epidemic could destroy the U.S. health care system unless politicians begin to look ahead and cooperate. Clinton, speaking at a forum sponsored by Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government, said losses of natural resources such as oil and farmable soil, coupled with rising population and climate change is a "combustible mix." "This is coming," Clinton said. "And I know there is no great political constituency for these things, but we can avert these disasters for not very much money...
  • Many Americans Miss Bill Clinton

    04/20/2007 6:04:29 AM PDT · by presidio9 · 111 replies · 2,198+ views
    Many adults in the United States long for the mandate of a previous head of state, according to a poll by Opinion Research Corporation released by CNN. 53 per cent of respondents miss former U.S. president Bill Clinton now that he has left the White House. In the survey, 96 per cent of African-American respondents say they miss Clinton, while 50 per cent of White Americans say they are glad he has left. Clinton—a Democrat and former governor of Arkansas—won the 1992 U.S. presidential election. His campaign was largely based on a condemnation of the economic recession of the early...
  • Clinton Says Husband Would Be Ambassador

    Latest Headlines Full Story Photos RSS Clinton Says Husband Would Be Ambassador Saturday, April 21st, 2007 at 4:56pm EST AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa Hillary Rodham Clinton said Saturday that if she is elected president, she would make her husband a roaming ambassador to the world, using his skills to repair the nation's tattered image abroad. "I can't think of a better cheerleader for America than Bill Clinton, can you?" the Democratic senator from New York asked a crowd jammed into a junior high school gymnasium. "He has said he would do anything I asked him to do. I would...
  • Health care system broken, Clinton says

    04/14/2007 3:30:30 PM PDT · by SmithL · 44 replies · 952+ views
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | 4/14/7 | Janine DeFao
    SAN FRANCISCO -- The country's health care system is broken and in dire need of a fix, former president Bill Clinton told a receptive crowd today in San Francisco. "Our health care system is immoral
  • Carla Marinucci: The big guy to the rescue

    04/04/2007 7:51:40 PM PDT · by SmithL · 4 replies · 381+ views
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | 4/4/7 | Carla Marinucci
    Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton came in first -- barely -- in the 2007 first-quarter fundraising race on the Democratic side, but she's leaving nothing to chance in California: former President Bill Clinton -- hugely popular with Democrats -- will hit the state next week for what's being described as an exclusive campaign breakfast fundraiser for his wife, which will cost $1,000 a person for bacon and eggs April 15 at the San Francisco Fairmont Hotel.The letter that has gone out to deep-pocketed donors notes that, thanks to the competitive race and the early primaries -- sigh -- candidates must raise...
  • Plump pension ( Al Gore, Bubba...)

    03/08/2007 3:31:23 PM PST · by george76 · 42 replies · 1,047+ views
    Houston Business Journal ^ | - January 19, 2001
    Don't feel too bad for Al Gore: He's leaving Washington with a congressional pension of $94,800 a year. The National Taxpayers Union estimates Gore's pension based on his 24 years in the House, Senate and vice presidency. Assuming he lives to 82, Gore's lifetime government retirement benefits, including a "spousal annuity" for Tipper Gore, could total nearly $6 million. Bill Clinton's presidential pension will start at $161,200 a year.
  • Hillary's censorship decree (Can't Mention Bill's Impeachment!)

    03/05/2007 11:35:33 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 27 replies · 1,488+ views
    WorldNetDaily ^ | March 6, 2007 | Les Kinsolving
    "Clinton Fights to Keep Impeachment Taboo" headlined the Washington Post, with the following subheadline: "After Spat, Campaigns Know to Expect Swift Reprisal for any Hint of the Scandal." And the Post reported: "Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton has a new commandment for the 2008 presidential field: Thou shalt not mention anything related to the impeachment of her husband." Can you believe this? The American people are now expected through all members of the media – and all election crowd questioners – to observe censorship. There are to be no questions regarding impeachment, trial and conviction for perjury and obstruction of justice...
  • How the Clintons lost Geffen

    02/24/2007 11:38:49 AM PST · by Norman Arbuthnot · 26 replies · 1,262+ views
    The New York Post ^ | Feb 24th, 2007 | Page Six
    Sources say the diminutive movie mogul is motivated by jealousy because his old friend Bill Clinton now prefers the company of supermarket billionaire Ron Burkle. Geffen's animosity is also fueled by Burkle's attempt to buy the Los Angeles Times, which Geffen had wanted to purchase for himself.
  • FEMA Auctions Trailers at Hope Airport (Draggin' a dollar thru the so-called home of *Bubba...)

    02/23/2007 5:33:38 PM PST · by Libloather · 22 replies · 12,695+ views
    CW Arkansas ^ | 2/23/07 | Jessica Sahene
    FEMA Auctions Trailers at Hope AirportLast Update: Feb 23, 2007 10:35 AM Posted By: Jessica Sahene HOPE, Ark. (AP) - The number of FEMA trailers in this southwestern Arkansas town is nearly double the number of people who live in Hope, essentially turning the birthplace of former President Bill Clinton into one big trailer lot. In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, the Federal Emergency Management Agency signed a $25,000-per-month lease with the city to use 453-acres at the Hope Municipal Airport as a staging area for trailers. But 16 months later, about 12,000 travel trailers and 8,300 mobile homes still...
  • First Lady's Man (St. Pete Times humor)

    02/02/2007 5:32:15 AM PST · by shortstop · 16 replies · 753+ views
    St. Petersburg Times ^ | 02/02/07 | Janet K Keller
    We can only imagine the possibilities should Hillary Clinton take the White House. Hillary Clinton is running for president. You know what that means, don't you? If she wins, Bill Clinton will be, dare we say, first gentleman. It's a delicious notion, the idea of Mr. Clinton as the president's steadfast companion, her closest confidante, the guy who picks the White House china. It'll be his job, just like it's been every first lady's since Martha Washington, to smile adoringly and be supportive even when something more fun comes along. Like drinks with the incoming class of interns. There will...
  • Sign Up to Participate in Hillary's First 'Conversation' Tonight! - Live Thread

    01/22/2007 12:51:02 PM PST · by governsleastgovernsbest · 238 replies · 6,321+ views
    Hillary for President ^ | Mark Finkelstein
    <p>Hillary's first conversation will be begin tonight at 7 PM. You need to register at the linked site to participate.</p> <p>Hillary's website asks people to "help make these webcasts a true national conversation by spreading the word."</p> <p>I'm doing my part.</p>
  • MSNBC claims Hillary to announce her Presidential campaign today.

    01/20/2007 5:35:10 AM PST · by sodpoodle · 291 replies · 9,368+ views
    MSNBC | 01/20/07 | self
    Just announced by MSNBC
  • The Clintonesque challenge (Will *Bubba's sex addiction doom Hillary's 2008 run?)

    01/03/2007 5:34:08 PM PST · by Libloather · 113 replies · 2,417+ views
    Fort Wayne Journal Gazette ^ | 12/29/06 | Lynne Duke
    The Clintonesque challengeBetween his charisma and past indiscretions, ex-president risks upstaging wife’s likely run By Lynne Duke Washington Post Posted on Fri, Dec. 29, 2006 NEW YORK – **SNIP** That Bill is the ex-president known for his outsize appetites and indiscipline, the Bill who still revels in the limelight, who runs with global jet-setters. He is prone to pop up in the press for even the smallest of curiosities, like being spotted at dinner with another woman – bad news for an ex-president already infamous for marital infidelity. **SNIP** From now until Election Day 2008, the national fascination with the...
  • Bill Clinton addresses first graduating class of Clinton School of Public Service (CAPTION 'N' PUKE)

    12/14/2006 4:56:50 PM PST · by Libloather · 68 replies · 1,617+ views
    Arkansas New Bureau ^ | 12/14/06 | John Lyon
    Clinton addresses first graduating class of Clinton SchoolThursday, Dec 14, 2006 By John Lyon Arkansas News Bureau Former President Bill Clinton, left, is greeted by David Pryor, former senator and past dean of the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service on Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2006, in Little Rock, Ark., after Clinton spoke to the first graduating class of the school. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston) LITTLE ROCK - Saying he was possibly the first commencement speaker in history to be "as excited as the graduates," former President Bill Clinton on Wednesday addressed the first graduating class of the presidential school...
  • Teen Murderer Says Jail Is Too Hard, Appeals Sentence

    12/04/2006 3:34:17 PM PST · by FreedomCalls · 134 replies · 4,899+ views
    WFTV-TV 9 ^ | December 4, 2006 | WFTV
    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- One of the teenagers responsible for beating a Holly Hill homeless man to death asked a judge to reduce his 22-year prison sentence Monday. Warren Messner and three other teens pled guilty to killing the man because they were bored, but Messner said prison is too hard. Messner is a big boy. He was 15 at the time he was brought into the woods to see the homeless man his friends had been beating. Even at that young age, he outweighed the victim, Michael Roberts, by 200 pounds when he jumped on his chest, crushing his...
  • Bush campaigns, Dems assail status quo - BUBBA BARF ALERT

    11/06/2006 5:37:44 PM PST · by seanmerc · 9 replies · 404+ views
    MyWay.com ^ | November 6, 2006 | David Espo
    WASHINGTON (AP) - On the eve of midterm elections, Democrats criticized Republicans as stewards of a stale status quo while President Bush declared, "we're closing strong" in a final drive to preserve GOP control of Congress. "They can't run anything right," countered former President Clinton, taunting Republicans about the war in Iraq, the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina and even the scandal involving the House page program that complicated GOP efforts to win two more years in power.
  • Clinton rallies the Democratic faithful for Ford's Senate bid

    11/02/2006 6:02:42 PM PST · by SmithL · 37 replies · 962+ views
    Memphis Commercial Appeal ^ | 11/2/6 | Halimah Abdullah
    It was a revival of sorts. Former president Bill Clinton's speech to nearly 4,000 Harold Ford Jr. supporters at a Memphis church Wednesday echoed a time when Democrats had the Oval Office and the nation experienced an extended period of economic growth. But the mood just before he spoke at the Temple of Deliverance Church of God in Christ evoked scenes of gospel- and hosanna-filled Sunday services. The party faithful swayed, sang, waved signs and chanted "Harold Ford" and later "We love Bill." One woman swooned and spoke in tongues. Ford stepped center-stage to introduce Clinton, looked out over the...
  • Bill Clinton stumps for Proposition 87, Democrats in California

    11/01/2006 8:34:42 PM PST · by SmithL · 34 replies · 953+ views
    AP ^ | 11/1/6
    Former President Clinton swooped into Northern California on Wednesday to raise campaign cash and rally support for Proposition 87 and a Democrat who is making an unexpectedly strong challenge to Republican Rep. Richard Pombo. Proposition 87 would raise $4 billion for research into alternative energy by taxing the oil pumped in California. Opponents, mostly oil companies, have raised more than $80 million to defeat it, while supporters have raised more than $50 million, making it the most expensive ballot fight in California history. "It looks to me that the opponents are spending $100 million dollars to swell the 'I don't...
  • Clinton rallies Ford vote in Memphis

    11/01/2006 2:47:03 PM PST · by SmithL · 58 replies · 968+ views
    Memphis Commercial Appeal ^ | 11/1/6 | Alex Doniach
    Former president Bill Clinton joined U.S. Senate candidate Harold Ford Jr. in Memphis today at a get-out-the-vote rally with six days to go in the campaign. "I think it’s time to stop and think," Clinton said to zealous supporters who filled about three-quarters of the 4,000 seats at the Temple of Deliverance Church of God in Christ. "We need somebody who cares about getting people together and getting things done and about thinking." Advertisement Harold "represents the stop-and-think crowd," he added. Clinton criticized the "ideologues" in Washington and applauded the conservatives and progressives alike who "are still searching for the...
  • Caption This Picture! (Bill Clinton Plays Guitar At His Birthday Bash)

    10/29/2006 11:49:20 AM PST · by WestVirginiaRebel · 95 replies · 5,659+ views
    Daily Mail ^ | 10-30-06 | WestVirginiaRebel
  • CAPTION BILL CLINTON & TOM DASCHLE

    10/11/2006 6:10:05 AM PDT · by petercooper · 33 replies · 1,605+ views
    AP Via Yahoo News ^ | 10-07-06 | AP Via Yahoo News
    Former President Bill Clinton and former U.S. Sen. Tom Daschle laugh at a speech by George McGovern at the dedication of the George and Eleanor McGovern Library Saturday, Oct. 7, 2006 at Dakota Wesleyan University in Mitchell, S.D. (AP Photo/Doug Dreyer)
  • Mujaheddin A Threat to Bosnia Hercegovina Security

    08/19/2006 11:09:21 AM PDT · by Celebratelife008 · 12 replies · 353+ views
    Radio Television Serbia ^ | August 19, 2006
    www.rts.co.yu Radio Television Serbia, Belgrade Saturday, August 19, 2006 12:33 MUJAHEDDIN A THREAT TO B-H SECURITY Serbian Democratic Party (SDS) deputies in the lower chamber of the Bosnia-Herzegovina Parliament have announced that they will vote against the Law amending the law on citizenship, which foresees the acquisition of B-H citizenship by naturalization. The adoption of this law would result in several thousand mujaheddin from Islamic countries gaining B-H citizenship despite the fact that during the war they committed horrific war crimes against the Serbs while fighting under the wing of the Bosnian Muslim B-H Army, warned SDS deputies. "Instead of...
  • Clinton deal cuts school snack foods

    10/06/2006 9:38:43 AM PDT · by kingattax · 23 replies · 525+ views
    Associated Press ^ | 10-6-06 | KAREN MATTHEWS
    NEW YORK - Snacks sold in schools will have to cut the fat, sugar and salt under the latest crackdown on junk food won by former President Clinton. Just five months after a similar agreement targeting the sale of sodas in schools, Clinton and the American Heart Association announced a deal Friday with several major food companies to make school snacks healthier — the latest assault on the nation's childhood obesity epidemic. "By working with schools and industry to implement these guidelines, we are helping to give parents peace of mind that their kids will be able to make healthier...