Tag: vietnam

Perhaps you thought Mitt Romney's time in France, in 1968, while raking in Dick Cheney-level numbers of military deferments from serving in Vietnam,...

When Obama said our military would leave the Middle East and focus on the Pacific Region, he probably wasn't kidding. Secretary of Defense Leon...

Did you hear about yesterday's ruling in The Elite vs. The People? That is the actual name of the court case in which the...

Charlie Rangel is going on trial! Did you even know that Congress could put people on trial, for ethics violations? Well, they...

Everyone was so relieved when Chris Dodd announced he wouldn't seek re-election, because then this attorney general guy Richard "Dick" Blumenthal could run and...

Liz Glover just sent us this morbid reminder: "Tomorrow is the 40th Anniversary of the Kent State Massacre. ...

He hadn't anchored the Evening News in nearly three decades, but Walter Cronkite set the standard for serious, authoritative network news. The stuff he...

Robert McNamara accomplished many things in his long life, from revitalizing Ford Motor Co. with a new line of safe compact cars to decades...

ROBERT McNAMARA IS DEAD: Jesus, anybody else feel like dying in the next week or two? Because now is clearly the time to...

We interrupt this "coverage" of the 2008 Democratic National Convention to report that John "Walnuts" McCain, when asked by Jay Leno this evening how...

The only thing that would cheer us up if Bill Kristol loses next year's Pulitzer Prize for commentary would be a victory for Washington...

Here's a new "biographical" ad from John McCain, where we learn -- get this -- that while a bunch of hippie anarcho-pinkist fags like...

Meet General Wesley Clark, the secret GOP operative with the black, beady eyes of a born sociopath. (Or Jim Lehrer.) After spending four years...

Tran Trong Duyet is a Vietnamese retiree and "amateur ballroom dancer." He's one of those foreign folks that the Western press describes with such...

Thanks to Wonkette hippie operative "Joe" for sending us a shot of this hippie protest sign, which is exactly correct. The hippies did save...

SUNDAY AFTERNOON SABBATH READING: Here is today's selection for Wonkette's Sunday Afternoon Sabbath Reading, for you to enjoy after church and before your pot...

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