michael mukasey

Well phew now everybody can just go back to mocking this guy for being a torture-lovin’ Bush sellout, because that scary incident where Michael Mukasey conked out in the middle of a speech did not signify a stroke or a heart attack or anything serious. He just had what a spokeswoman for the Department of […]

Ugh. Why do we even post such things? Breaking News, etc., that’s why! So do us a favor, commenters, and try to control yourselves, show some class, &c., unless Mukasey has specifically done something personally horrible to you. We have no useful update, to this old dude just falling over and people shouting OH MY […]

BREAKING  10:38 pm November 20, 2008

by Jim Newell

RUH ROH: “Attorney General Michael Mukasey collapsed Thursday night while giving a speech to the Federalist Society in Washington, according to three senior administration officials… At 10:30 p.m. Eastern, medical officials were still working on him on the stage, administration witnesses said.” [Politico]

THEY’RE MORE LIKE ‘GUIDELINES’: Attorney General Michael Mukasey announced today that former Justice Department officials like Monica Goodling will not face prosecution for hiring D.O.J. staffers based explicitly on their political views — i.e. how many awesome things they could say about Alberto Gonzalez in 20-second lightning round interviews. Mukasey’s statement came replete with a […]

CIA  3:31 pm January 2, 2008

by Jim Newell

HILLARY CLINTON  6:38 pm December 14, 2007

Things To Think About

by Megan Carpentier

ALBERTO GONZALES  3:55 pm December 12, 2007

by Jim Newell

CHUCK SCHUMER  11:08 am November 6, 2007

by Jim Newell

SENATE  2:28 pm November 1, 2007

by Jim Newell