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Beat the Devil

Alexander Cockburn

It's hard to explain the media delirium over a newsman who gave the powerful a pass on Iraq.

When it comes to American Empire, Obama's change is parsed as running the planet with greater efficiency.

Is it conceivable that Obama, Clinton or McCain could be as bad or worse than Bush?

Will Bush make America the ultimate POW by launching an attack on Iran?

When in trouble, reach for nuclear subs.

He's not a real fighter. He's too pretty and doesn't want to get his looks messed up.


Alexander Cockburn
Alexander Cockburn, The Nation's "Beat the Devil" columnist and one...