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Bush’s Legacy Untangled

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Posted on Dec 10, 2008
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Keith Olbermann, in this comma-laden “Countdown” diatribe, really lets loose on the idea of George Bush’s legacy being anything but a dishonorable, terror-filled and disastrous eight years.

(h/t Crooks and Liars)

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By cyrena, December 13, 2008 at 5:36 am Link to this comment

By dihey, December 10 at 2:27 pm #

The headlines in every newspaper and blogsite is about Governor Blagojarovich. You must be digging under news from the sandbox of some Kindergarten Truthdig!

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Humm dihey,

There’s definitely some ‘irony’ in these few short words, confirming your place among America’s amnesiacs, and the mainstream sheeple who pay attention to only the things that the Gangsters WANT you to pay attention to. So, if ‘everybody else’ is paying attention to what they’ve told you to pay attention to, you MISS what they really don’t want you to know, and that’s a whole hell of a lot.

I think you still missed it. On the other hand, if you think issues like the illegal practice of torture, rendition/kidnapping, the collapse of the financial system, the highest rate of unemployment since the ‘30’s, the highest and increasing income disparity EVER, and the fact that millions of people have died because of the Bush Doctrine of pre-emptive attacks are kindergarten topics of conversation, it signals either a willful ‘missing’ or the standard anti-intellectual mentality that has brought us to our knees as a nation.

Meantime, you’re right that Olbermann had to dig for this information, along with several thousand (at least) others of us, who have been rather determined to expose these things. In the MOST SECRETIVE Administration EVER to be, (thanks to Dick Cheney)it hasn’t been easy to find answers, and those who DO find and expose the truth have been under fire for at least a decade.

Such as it is with Keith. He keeps shouting the truth all over the place, and that makes all of these people, (including the sheeple of course) very uncomfortable. 

But we must admit, he’s gotten away with it a whole lot longer than anyone else has, and in his sincerity and passion, he’s gonna make sure that Attention Deficit and Amnesic American’s REMEMBER this ‘kindergarten’ stuff in terms of the Bush Legacy. (that’s what the topic of the article is by the way).

And, I don’t know how any conscious person doesn’t get that the Bush Legacy will go down in history as one fucked up era in American History. That’s pretty much the point here.

This is also an on-going project for Olbermann in his daily show these days. He calls it the “Countdown’ There will (or should) be dancing in the streets on January 20, 2009.

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By Victor, December 12, 2008 at 11:00 pm Link to this comment
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A rather subdued delivery by Olberboyy standard…a move in the right direction, I say.

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By nobozos, December 12, 2008 at 7:30 am Link to this comment

Give me a White House blowjob every day over this murderous group.

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By nobozos, December 12, 2008 at 7:30 am Link to this comment

Give me a White House blow every day over this murderous group.

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By tex, December 12, 2008 at 6:22 am Link to this comment
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So if W tries to rewrite history to make him-
self look better than he is, would that really be
news to be buried? Would you like your kid to
be taught in k-12 what a great pres W was? Facts
are stubborn little things. But somebody needs to
remind us, since we all have memories that fade
faster than breath on a cold mirror.
As for the shoe bomber, W just tried to take credit
for the interception. Pay attention.

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By HC, December 11, 2008 at 8:13 am Link to this comment
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I wouldn’t say “comma-laden diatribe,” as Olbermann’s commentaries are intelligent, lucid, accurate, and articulate enough, and he is more than sufficiently schooled in the proper use of the English language, that he knows when to use commas and when to use semicolons to separate out a series of related but distinguishable items in a long list, which in Dumbya’s case would circle several times around his likeness carved into Mt. Flushmore.

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By davidperi, December 11, 2008 at 7:10 am Link to this comment

History will tell us about “W”. I hope history will not miss anything.  His legacy is being written all the time and will continue be written until the end.

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By Christian, December 11, 2008 at 7:06 am Link to this comment
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Why is Keith still beating the ol’ “Russia Invaded!” horse when it’s clear that Sakaavishi moved first?

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By Shift, December 11, 2008 at 4:20 am Link to this comment

Wow, a Christmas card for George Bush from Keith Olbermann.

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By jr., December 10, 2008 at 5:57 pm Link to this comment
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Go Keith!  Thank you for telling like it is.

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By dihey, December 10, 2008 at 3:27 pm Link to this comment

The headlines in every newspaper and blogsite is about Governor Blagojarovich. You must be digging under news from the sandbox of some Kindergarten Truthdig!

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By samosamo, December 10, 2008 at 2:55 pm Link to this comment

Well, I like it when keith gets on the soap box and what he says has enough truth and reality in it to shame the hell out of that other channel of pundits that are actually criminal in their contorted use of disinforming america to perpetuate the strangle hold of stupidity in the veggies.

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By Todd, December 10, 2008 at 1:14 pm Link to this comment
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There’s some really some good stuff there, but it’s totally negated by some of the BS that he throws in just to prove his points beyond the level that’s really required. How is G.W. Bush supposed to keep us safe from the friggin Shoe Bomber? And other such crap. Keith…opportunity missed.

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By GW=MCHammered, December 10, 2008 at 12:26 pm Link to this comment
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It’s time to raid the coffers of that other White Meat… the gov-corp elite responsible for this stinking Bu$hCo pile. And if officials cannot rise to proper human accountability, then remember hungry out-of-work workers, their meat BBQs like any other.

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