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Countdown with Keith Olbermann

Keith Olbermann is on now. Keith starts with Libya. It is interesting that he started with this topic. Whether you like our action in Libya or not, you must admit that we should have the debate. The Obama administration is trying to avoid the debate. I have argued that we don’t have debate in this country any more. First Guest – Michael Moore His second story was on the Supreme Court throwing out a class action lawsuit against Wal-Mart. (good analysis here) He then discusses Justice Clarence Thomas’ conflict of interest with him and his wife receiving money and expensive gifts. I can’t stand

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Countdown – Special Comment, FISA and Barack Obama

Congratulations, Glenn Greenwald. Glenn Greenwald challenged both Barack Obama and Keith Olbermann over this FISA legislation. The bottom line, as Glenn pointed out, was that Barack Obama stood firmly against immunity for the telecom companies during the primaries. Now that he is one step away from the White House, he appears to be playing politics, and backing off from this pledge. Keith Olbermann did his homework, or rather, he had John Dean do his homework for him. Over the weekend, John Dean not only read the FISA legislation also looked at related statutes. He concluded that the telecom companies would be

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Countdown on Scott McClellan, Part 3

I know that I haven’t posted this in order but I thought it was important for me to post this segment now. John Dean has been on Countdown numerous times. In some ways, John Dean and Scott McClellan are alike. Dean told the truth on the Nixon administration and McClellan appears to have mostly told the truth on the Bush administration. So, Dean has a unique perspective.

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

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