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booze: the anti-bush

One morning I woke up behind a Kinko’s where I’d been pounding my head against the dumpster trying to erase the image of Donald Rumsfeld’s taut little liar’s smile from my mind….”   by jon weatherford   Hi, my name is Jon, I’m 32 years old, and alcohol is my…

political notes from a refrigerator carton

Let’s say a friend of mine had cut a huge deal with a company that gave him a lot of money, and then later turned out to be – oh, I don’t know – say, defrauding the entire American public….”   by jon weatherford   Davenport, Iowa – When last…

thug life and the scent of the naderites

The inside of the tent was a gagging cloud of sage, patchouly, sweat, and (most of all) marijuana smoke. A goat being roasted over a dung fire in a Mongolian yurt could not have smelled worse…”   by jon weatherford   I Fool Cheney, and Get Away… Washington D.C.… I…

throwing down with the b team

There have been darker allegations, too: lingerie disappearing from the luggage van, spirited away for God only knows what horrific purpose…”   by jon weatherford   Denver, CO…The big Blackhawk helicopter rose smoothly away from Denver International Airport, where I had just finished depositing former Presidential hopeful Ralph Nader on…