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Helen Thomas Dropped By Speaking Agency, Under Fire For Remarks On Middle East | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Under fire for controversial remarks she made (and apologized for) about the status of Jews in Israel, longtime White House scribe Helen Thomas was dr...

Sam Stein

Ari Fleischer: Fire Helen Thomas | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Longtime White House scribe Helen Thomas caused more than a few eyebrows to perk up when video surfaced on Friday of her declaring that Jews should "g...

Tiger Woods, Ari Fleischer Split After Short-Lived Partnership

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Tiger Woods made news (again) earlier in March when he hired Ari Fleischer, the much-maligned former Bush Administration press secretary, to help hand...

Jason Linkins

Tiger Woods, Ari Fleischer Part Ways | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Put yourself in Elin Nordegren's shoes. Tiger's being repped by Ari Fleischer, the person you hire when you want to keep right on lying, forever and ever and ever. What's a lady to think?

Tiger Woods and the Lesson of How Not to Manage an Image Crisis

Ira Kalb | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Ira Kalb

Tiger's fall from public grace has been so great that it will take a Michelangelo of image consultants to restore his broken image. Ari Fleischer is no Michelangelo. He's got baggage.

Tiger Woods Hires Ari Fleischer, Former Bush Press Secretary, To Rehabilitate Image: Report

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

The New York Post reports that Tiger Woods has hired former George W. Bush press secretary Ari Fleischer to help rehabilitate him image. Two sources ...

Karl Rove's Perversions of History, And His Media Enablers

David Fiderer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Fiderer

In his new memoir, Karl Rove does what he does best. To explain away one lie, he comes up with another.

The Perino Conundrum: PR's Expert Inexperts

Martin Luz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Martin Luz

Sometimes a story just sticks with you. Such is the crazy and amusing story of Dana Perino - Bush's White House House Press Secretary - who admitted she had no idea what the Cuban Missile Crisis was.

BCS Hires Ari Fleischer To Shore Up Image

Politico | ANDY BARR | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

The college football Bowl Championship Series has hired Ari Fleischer, the former press secretary to President George W. Bush, to help improve its ima...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

There will never be another feel good football story out of Hofstra like wide receiver Wayne Chrebet overcoming all odds to make the Jets. Hofstra has eliminated football.

The Weakness of Liz Cheney

Jon Soltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jon Soltz

In the end, Liz Cheney and Keep America Safe are just a re-run of what was already tried and failed in 2008. Namely, using the veil of fear to mask an un-informed, false, and weak position.

Ari Fleischer's BCS Job: Stop A College Football Playoff

The Daily Beast | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

On Monday, just after noon, I received a telephone call from Ari Fleischer, the former press secretary to George W. Bush. In ordinary times, Fleischer...

Jason Linkins

BCS Flack Fleischer Compares Hated Football System To Macy's Parade | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

I have to tell you, when I heard that former Bush flack Ari Fleischer had been engaged as the new face of shillery for the college football Bowl Champ...

Sam Stein

Fleischer: Torture Investigation "Disgusting;" Nadler: It's Too Limited | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Attorney General Eric Holder's decision to launch a limited investigation of Bush-era interrogations of terror suspects has sparked intense criticism ...

Fox News "Can't Get a Straight Answer" from White House

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

The hypocritical Republican crybabies at Fox are outraged over a heated exchange last Thursday between Obama's press secretary Robert Gibbs and their White House correspondent, Major Garrett.

Where Are They Now?

Nick Turse | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Nick Turse

While times are tough for most Americans, one group is doing remarkably well. For former members of the Bush administration, the economic outlook remains bright and jobs are seemingly plentiful.

Grading George W. Bush's First 100 Days Out of Office

Mario Almonte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mario Almonte

In his retirement, a new side of George W. Bush appears to be slowly emerging -- and it may actually be one that people could come

Ari Fleischer: Obama's Cairo Speech "Too Balanced"

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Today, former Bush press secretary Ari Fleischer told CBS that he disapproved of President Obama's speech in Cairo about the U.S. relationship with Mu...

Cheney in 2012? It's Cheney in 2010

Matt Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Matt Littman

There are those who write that Dick Cheney should have run for President in 2008. There are those, on this Web site in particular, who say he should ...

Torture? What About the Crime of Waging Aggressive War?

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joseph A. Palermo

In addition to investigating torture as a war crime it is imperative that we also examine the lies and deceit that led the United States to try to remake the politics of the Middle East.

Ari Fleischer Says He Opposes Torture Investigation

Vanity Fair | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

What's the easiest way to get a roomful of media people together? Offer them free lunch and a panel discussion on their favorite topic: themselves! Th...

Torture: "It's Perfectly Legal -- But We Don't Do It"

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joseph A. Palermo

All of the torturers from the world's worst, most brutal regimes can now rise up and proclaim their solidarity with the United States: "We Are All Americans Now!"

Cheney, Rove, and Fleischer and the Importance of Net Neutrality

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Joseph A. Palermo

Dick Cheney, Karl Rove, Ari Fleischer and other right-wing mouthpieces are trying to frame future debates while they reinvent the George W. Bush years...

Jason Linkins

Matthews V. Fleischer, Round II (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Thanks to all of the tipsters who let us know about this segment -- keep 'em coming! Tonight, on Hardball, Chris Matthews unboxed another round of di...

Sam Stein

Ari Fleischer Battles Chris Matthews, Calls Him "Shameful" And "Disingenuous" (VIDEO) | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

In a clash between two of the loudest and most intrusive political talkers in the business, neither Chris Matthews nor former Bush press secretary Ari...