Former President George W. Bush and puppet master of the universe Dick Cheney are the gifts that keep giving. Just when you think we are moving ahead, additional troubling revelations come to light. Today we learn that former Vice President Cheney ordered the CIA to keep information from Congress. So much for checks and balances and congressional oversight, right?
But in light of today’s news, I wonder if this is the reason why President Obama is extending secret service protection for Dick Cheney. Vice Presidents do not get extended secret service protection after leaving office. But as the blogger at Gawker speculates, “…so Obama is protecting Cheney from someone. Or maybe he is protecting all of us from ?”