Right-wingers falsely blame Bill Clinton for Navy Yard massacre

The wingnut website Breitbart. com offers THIS SLANT on Monday’s shooting spree at the Washington Navy Yard: It hasn’t always been the case that only MPs can carry firearms on U.S. military bases. A mere twenty years ago, “gun free zones” made their way to these facilities under the watch of President Bill Clinton. According to a Washington Times editorial written days after the Nov. 5, 2009 attack on soldiers at Fort Hood, one of Clinton’s “first acts upon taking office… was to disarm U.S. soldiers...

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Mindful of a disaster in 1998, some Republicans warn against demonizing Obama next year

Some right-wing zealots in the Republican Party think they can make hay in next year’s mid-term elections by attacking President Obama at every turn. But there are others in the party who remember how a similar campaign strategy against then-President Bill Clinton was a flop in 1998. The story is HERE: His name won’t be on any ballot in 2014. Or ever again, for that matter. But plenty of Republicans are still eager to wage a midterm campaign against President Obama, convinced that the spate of recent troubles dogging his second term...

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Exclusive: Ronald Reagan’s incredible dream

You’re not going to read about this anywhere else, because it didn’t really happen — although except for the Reagan part, it’s all true: One morning in 1984, Ronald Wilson Reagan, the 40th president of the United States, awoke in the White House and shared with his wife Nancy a strange dream he had had the night before. It was a dream about the coming 25 or 30 years in America. It began when a pot-smoking, draft-dodging, womanizing young man from Arkansas managed to win the Democratic nomination for president and then...

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Big Dog and the Boss on the campaign trail

Here’s a quick look at today’s political stuff, including clips of Bill Clinton and Bruce Springsteen. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JDDn0IUhcAI[/youtube]  

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Bill Clinton at the top of his oratorical game

I’m a little late in posting this video of Big Dog hilariously mocking the Mittster in a speech the other day in Las Vegas. But better late than never: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N7EyYhbLn98[/youtube]  

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