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What Would You Ask Dick Cheney?

The Huffington Post | Mandy Jenkins | Posted 10.29.2011 | Politics

Former Vice President Dick Cheney is making the rounds in the media this week to promote his new memoir, In My Time, which hits bookstores Tuesday. ...

Dick Cheney Had Secret Resignation Letter Locked In A Safe

Posted 10.24.2011 | Politics

In his new memoir, "In My Time," former Vice-President Dick Cheney reveals that he had a secret, signed letter of resignation locked in a safe at all ...

The "Cheney Brigades": A Second Chance for War Advocates to Fight

Doug Bandow | Posted 08.04.2011 | Politics
Doug Bandow

How noble an enterprise, creating "second chance brigades" for those who found themselves too busy promoting wars to serve in them when they were young. Congress might want to name the program after a figure who inspires us all: the Cheney brigades.

Dick Cheney Flaps Fins on 'Today' Show

Scott Janssen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Scott Janssen

It never seems to fail. Just when you feel that you've moved on to a better era, a dark and sinister character from your past appears and offers a subtle reminder of how you once used to live.

Cheney's Obama-One-Term-Presidency Delusion

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Former Vice President Dick Cheney sounded more like a man trying to convince himself than anybody else when he told NBC News that President Obama will be a one term president.

Nigeria Drops Cheney Bribery Charges

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) -- A spokesman for Nigeria's antigraft body says they have dropped charges against former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney and his ...

Dick Cheney Heart Pump: What Does It Mean For His Health?

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

When former Vice President Dick Cheney underwent an extensive heart procedure to install a left ventricular assist device, or LVAD, last week -- a sys...

Dick Cheney Released From Hospital After Heart Trouble

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Vice President Dick Cheney has been discharged from the hospital after his latest bout with heart-related trouble. Cheney was ...

Karl Rove: I Did Not Want Dick Cheney To Be Vice President (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Karl Rove, chief adviser to former President George W. Bush, didn't want Dick Cheney to be Bush's running mate, he said in a CNN interview Thursday. ...

Edge of Darkness: Dick Cheney Returns

Jacob Heilbrunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jacob Heilbrunn

Once again, Cheney, appearing on national television, spewed his mephitic brew of insinuations and allegations about Obama. Is this the best that the GOP can do?

A Gitmo Christmas Carol: Say 'Bah Humbug' to Cheney (Video)

Danielle Celena Belton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Danielle Celena Belton

New Security Action released this video over the holidays as part of a concerted effort to call for the closing of the prison at Guantanamo Bay. Here are some facts about the prison at Guantanamo Bay:

Wall Street Is More of a Threat to Obama's Domestic Agenda than Afghanistan

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Joseph A. Palermo

Whatever Obama decides to do in Afghanistan is of little consequence compared to Wall Street's ongoing "plutonomy."

The Cheney Papers

Jim Lichtman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jim Lichtman

It was announced that former Vice-President Dick Cheney has sold the rights to his memoir. "Mr. Cheney's memoir," the New York Times reported, "will focus on the past 40 years of his life."

Thank You, Bill Maher, For Asking Where in the World is Barack Obama and What is He Going To Do About Healthcare?

Anne Dunev | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Anne Dunev

Most decent people cannot conceive that anyone would profit from knowingly harming others. That is the flaw in capitalism. And that is one reason that evil can exist.

Cheney: Bush Copped Out On GM Bankruptcy

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former Vice President Dick Cheney says that former President George W. Bush did not want to be the one who "pulled the plug" on General Motors and ins...

Dick Cheney Passes the Keys to the Dungeon to Daughter Liz

Matthew Filipowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Matthew Filipowicz

If Liz chooses to follow in her dad's footsteps, she will have some pretty big and pretty evil shoes to fill. That's why it's important for Dick to ease her in. Keep her from being too evil, too soon.

Report on Cheney Shows Why We Need The Truth

Jon Soltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jon Soltz

Did Dick Cheney knowingly send intelligence officials to Congress to mislead them about the use of waterboarding? Did the Vice President himself?

"Daily Show" Duel: Dick Cheney Vs. Barack Obama (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Jon Stewart looked at Dick Cheney and Barack Obama's back-to-back national security speeches last night and the media's boner over the easily juxtapos...

Obama vs Cheney: Future vs Past

Darin Murphy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Darin Murphy

Cheney filled his time speaking with fear-induced anger, inaccurate claims, righteous indignation and cheap shots at Europe.

Cheney Revealed As A Terminator During Latest Speech

Matthew Filipowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Matthew Filipowicz

As you will see, during Cheney's speech, a malfunction of some sort caused a small explosion which caused the Cheney-Borg's flesh-like covering to melt, thus revealing the endoskeleton hidden beneath.

Obama, Cheney To Give Dueling Speeches

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama will attempt to regain control of a boiling debate over anti-terrorism policy with a major speech on Thursday -- an address tha...

Bill Clinton To Cheney: "It's Over"

CNN.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Bill Clinton jokingly laughed off a question Wednesday about former Vice President Dick Cheney and his recent claims that the country is less safe und...

Can We Please See Less Dick Cheney?

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

Sometimes powerful people need to see the inside of a prison cell for a while to come to terms with the consequences of their actions. Richard Bruce Cheney is one of those people.

Even For Cheney, The Al Qaeda-Iraq Torture Story Is A New Low

Andy Worthington | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Andy Worthington

Coercive and illegal techniques were used widely at Gitmo in an attempt to secure information linking al Qaeda to Saddam Hussein.

Who Authorized The Torture of Abu Zubaydah?

Andy Worthington | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Andy Worthington

For the defendants of the use of torture by U.S. forces -- still led by former Vice President Dick Cheney -- this has been a rocky few weeks.