Tag Archives: John McCain

Whad’Ya Know? Terrellita Maverick’s Still Fighting for the Family’s Good Name

Terrillata Maverick: A real Maverick still fights the good fight.‘Mother’s interview was priceless! She was funny and quick on the uptake. She talked about the election, ancestral anecdotes, and backpacking around the world.’By Fontaine Maverick / The Rag Blog / … finish reading Whad’Ya Know? Terrellita Maverick’s Still Fighting for the Family’s Good Name

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Would John McCain Re-establish the Draft?

The Coming McCain Military DraftBy Juan Cole / November 3, 2008 There has been almost no discussion in the press about the broader implications of John McCain’s military policies. McCain wants to keep a large military contingent in Iraq for … finish reading Would John McCain Re-establish the Draft?

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The John McCain Mysteries : POW Questions and the Forrestal Affair

Sen. John McCain warmly greeted Vietnam Prime Minister Vo Van Kiet during a 1992 visit to Hanoi.Flyboy McCain: Unanswered QuestionsBy Sherman De Brosse / The Rag Blog / November 2, 2008 This is the sixth and final installment in a … finish reading The John McCain Mysteries : POW Questions and the Forrestal Affair

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William Blum on McCain and Much More

Jay McShann playing piano in a whore house. The Anti-Empire Report: Read this or George W. Bush will be president the rest of your life By William Blum / The Rag Blog / October 30, 2008 Don’t tell my mother … finish reading William Blum on McCain and Much More

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Hey John : You’re No Maverick. And We Can Prove it!

Who’s the Original Maverick? With this video from Robert Greenwald and Brave New Films, the saga of rustler John McCain — the faux maverick — and his skulduggery continues as we reexamine the Texas family that forged the Maverick brand. … finish reading Hey John : You’re No Maverick. And We Can Prove it!

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Lobbyists : The Boys on McCain’s Bus

‘A gang of lobbyist-insiders — at odds with his supposed devotion to maverick change — runs McCain’s Washington-based campaign.’By Sherman De Brosse / The Rag Blog / October 28, 2008 This is the fifth in a series by Rag Blog … finish reading Lobbyists : The Boys on McCain’s Bus

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Vetting John McCain : The Keating Five Scandal

John McCain, with his lawyers, before he testified before the Senate Ethics Committee in 1991 about his involvement in the Keating Five scandal. Photo by Andrea Mohin / NYT.John McCain, Charles Keating and the S&L ScandalBy Sherman De Brosse / … finish reading Vetting John McCain : The Keating Five Scandal

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John McCain’s Medical Records : The X Files

Why is McCain stonewalling?By Larry Ray / October 18, 2008 There are only a couple of weeks before we vote for a new president. Americans deserve to see the current medical records of both candidates before making up their minds. … finish reading John McCain’s Medical Records : The X Files

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Gambling on McCain : The Stakes are Big

John McCain the High RollerBy Sherman De Brosse / The Rag Blog / October 13, 2008 This is the first of several articles by Sherman De Brosse on John McCain and his shady involvements, past and present. Senator John Mc … finish reading Gambling on McCain : The Stakes are Big

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He’s Not Heavy…

Cartoon by Joshua Brown. Thanks to S. R. Keister / The Rag Blog

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Austin CodePink : Newlyweds Join Republican Doin’s

Newlyweds portrayed by Heidi and Jim Turpin of CodePink Austin. Photo courtesy of Heidi Turpin. ‘We were the only bride and groom there!’ By Susan Van Haitsma / The Rag Blog / September 2, 2008 I spoke by phone last … finish reading Austin CodePink : Newlyweds Join Republican Doin’s

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Garrison Keillor : Rolling With the Punches

‘Californians remind me of Londoners. They’re less jittery than the rest of us, and disaster doesn’t terrify them’ By Garrison Keillor / Aug. 27, 2008 California is another country. You wake up in the morning and New York is already … finish reading Garrison Keillor : Rolling With the Punches

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