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Cindy Sheehan to protest outside new Bush home

Cindy Sheehan, who drew national attention for camping outside former President George W. Bush’s ranch in protest of the Iraq War, is following him to Dallas. This video is from KBMT, broadcast June 4, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

G. Gordon Liddy claims Obama born in Kenya

David Weigel notes that G. Gordon Liddy claimed President Obama was born in Kenya during an interview with Richard Wolffe Thursday. Liddy claimed that the copy of Obama’s birth certificate seen on the internet is fake. LIDDY: Why is it redacted? Why is it redacted? WOLFFE: I haven’t seen any…

Limbaugh to Hannity: ‘I still want Obama to fail’

Speaking to Sean Hannity Wednesday, Rush Limbaugh repeated his desire for President Barack Obama to fail. HANNITY: Last time I’m here, I ask you…do you want [Obama] to succeed. You gave a very long answer that got reduced to Rush wants Obama to fail. Which wasn’t what you said. LIMBAUGH:…

History, connections of Tiller’s accused killer overlooked

MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow interviews an employee of the Central Family Medicine clinic about the startlingly recent history of terroristic acts by Scott Roeder, accused murderer of Dr. George Tiller, and his connection to Operation Rescue. This video is from MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show, broadcast June 3, 2009. Download video…

Stewart slams Cheney for blaming 9/11 on Clarke

In a segment titled “Dick Uncut,” Jon Stewart looked at former Vice President Dick Cheney’s speech to the National Press Club. Cheney incorrectly blamed Richard Clarke for not warning about terrorists attacks before 9/11. This video is from Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, broadcast June 3, 2009. Download video via…

Editor: Torture program was ‘Dick Cheney’s jihad’

According to the Washington Post, former Vice President Dick Cheney was personally involved in CIA briefings with senior Congressional leaders aimed at defending torture. The Nation’s Chris Hayes discusses. This video is from MSNBC’s Countdown, broadcast June 3, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Obama vows ‘new beginning’ with Islam

CAIRO (AFP) — US President Barack Obama on Thursday vowed to forge a “new beginning” for Islam and America in a landmark speech to the world’s Muslims, evoking a vision of peace after a smouldering cycle of “suspicion and discord.” In what may be a defining moment of his presidency,…

Police officer convicted of battery on bartender

According to the AP, “a hulking Chicago police officer who claimed he pummeled a female bartender half his size because he thought he was in danger was found guilty Tuesday of aggravated battery.” The Chicago Tribune has more details here. This video is from The Associated Press, broadcast June 2,…

Stewart: Can we stop buying sh**ty companies?

Jon Stewart doesn’t think that the American taxpayer got a very good deal by investing in General Motors. This video is from Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, broadcast June 2, 2009. Download video via RawReplay.com…

Gingrich backs off: Sotomayor not a racist

Former Speaker Newt Gingrich caved to pressure from Senate Republicans Wednesday and said he should not have called Judge Sonia Sotomayor a racist. In a new post on his Web site, Gingrich said that his initial reactions was “too strong and too direct.” This video is from CNN’s Newsroom, broadcast…

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