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Anti-war group stages 4200 toy soldiers at gas station

Seven members of the anti-war group Iraq Veterans Against the War placed 4200 toy soldiers at an unknown gas station. A video of the protest was posted on YouTube. This video is from IVAW.org, broadcast Nov. 11, 2008. Download video via RawReplay.com…

In first post-election interview, Obama promises Iraq exit, Gitmo closure

WASHINGTON (AFP) – President-elect Barack Obama vowed to pull troops out of Iraq, crush Al-Qaeda in Afghanistan and shut down the Guantanamo Bay camp as part of a dramatic foreign policy break with George W. Bush. In his first major post-election interview, with CBS program “60 Minutes,” the Democrat signaled…

Bill Clinton: Hillary would be ‘great’ as top diplomat

KUWAIT CITY (AFP) — Former US president Bill Clinton said on Sunday that his wife Hillary will be a “great secretary of state” if president-elect Barack Obama named her to the post. “If he (Obama) decided to ask her and they did it together, I think she’ll be really great…

Schwarzenegger with Obama on auto industry bailout

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (R-CA) told ABC’s George Stephanopoulos that he supports a bailout of the Big Three automakers if the companies agree to reform themselves. “I think it’s very important to not just put money in. But let’s go and see if they have been fiscally responsible, and if they’re…

Top GOP Senator likes Clinton for Secretary of State

Sen. John Kyl (R-AZ) told Fox’s Chris Wallace that Sen. Hillary Clinton (D-NY) would be “a very good selection” for President-elect Barack Obama’s Secretary of State. “It seems to me she’s got the experience. She’s got the temperament for it. I think she would be well received around the world,”…

Dorgan: Lieberman actions not acceptable for chairmanship

Sen. Byron Dorgan (D-ND) told Fox’s Chris Wallace that Sen. Joe Lieberman’s campaigning for the Republican president candidate and some Republican Senators was not acceptable behavior for a someone with a Democratic Chairmanship. “The question is, is that acceptable? The answer is no,” said Dorgan Dorgan said that Democrats will…

Pawlenty: No evidence of wrongdoing in MN election

Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty told Fox’s Chris Wallace that there was no truth to the rumor that ballots were found in the trunk of an election officials car. The Minnesota Governor said that he knew of no suspicious activity in the tight race between Sen. Norm Coleman and Al Franken.…

Lawsuits claim election night hate crimes by police

Several lawsuits have alleged that Chicago police abused Chicago citizens as they celebrated the win of Barack Obama. CBS’ Chicago affiliate reported: “Two more women are suing Chicago Police for hate crimes and battery after officers allegedly sprayed pepper spray on the women and their children and barged into their…

Daily Show: Gun owners experiencing ‘Baracknophobia’

The Daily Show reviews media reports that say gun sales have increased since the election of Barack Obama. Jon Stewart and Jon Oliver talked about Fox News fear mongering and a Republican official who has compared Obama to Hitler. This video is from Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, broadcast Nov.…

O’Reilly confronted with his Obama fear mongering

Jon Stewart asked O’Reilly to respond to a montage of clips where O’Reilly implies that he fears an Obama administration. O’Reilly called Stewart a propagandist. This video is from Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, broadcast Nov. 13, 2008. Download video via RawReplay.com…

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