Archive for March, 2004

The Bush revenge brigade hits the SCLM

While we found a better permalink to this article on the Guardian, a UK paper, it showed up on our Excite feed. In Newsview: Cross Bush, Face Payback:

But Bush and his chief political adviser, Karl Rove, are essentially following the same game plan that the late Lee Atwater – an early political mentor of Rove’s – used to get the first President Bush elected in 1988: define and undercut an opponent early with a fusillade of negative attacks.

“This team is tough. You cross them and they go after you and raise questions about you and your credibility rather than what you have to say,” said Thomas Mann, a scholar with the Brookings Institution.

Read more on the Justice Log, 3/27/2004 06:22 PM (and on Daily Kos)

Ed. Note: The Kos post included a poll:
Is ShrubCo done for?

  • 24% (15 votes): Yeah, and it’s about time! The truth and they think it’s hell…
  • 41% (26 votes): Not dead yet…
  • 33% (21 votes): They’ve just begun to fight.

Total: 62 votes

Exhibit A

Quick note: this blog will now be a mirror for my diary at Daily Kos. While I am grateful to my readership sticking with my sporadic posting, you’re a pretty small group, and the goal of the Justice Log is to make a difference. On to the post…

The difference between Bush and Kerry in a nutshell.

Read more on the Justice Log, 3/13/2004 05:58 PM (and on Daily Kos)

A few notes

If you hadn’t already noticed, this blog [i.e. “Reality Check,” not “Relics”] is pretty much dead :-).

My new blog is on LiveJournal — Morgan’s Musings. It’s not as political as this one, though I’m not avoiding politics, either.

Since SquawkBox looks like it’s discontinuing it’s free service soon, I’ve copied the two whole comments people have made via it and turned them into hard-coded links from the relevant posts. If you have any further comments on any of my entries, please feel free to email me (see the link under the wolf pic).

(by Morgan, Mon, 1 Mar 2004 11:48 PM)

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