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I'm a longtime contributor to MTV, Billboard, Alternative Press and MovieWeb. I've worked as on-air reporter, host, writer and producer for MTV, MSNBC and E!. I have provided opinion and commentary to programs on VH1, IFC, G4, Fuse, Current and Oxygen. I have written for Huffington Post, Premiere, OC Weekly, SFGate.com, NextMovie.com, MTV's television and movie blogs and other publications. I am the founder of Superhero Productions, providing broadcast, online and aftermarket content for a number of clients including Lionsgate, Sony and Warner Bros. I personally handle artist management for a handful of bands. "Ryan Downey has established a history of breaking some good scoops in the last few years, and you could certainly do worse than bookmark [him] to check in on." -- Ain't It Cool

Sunday, August 12, 2007

Dick Cheney 1994: "Invading Baghdad Would Create Quagmire"

Thanks to Guav for showing me this. "How many additional dead Americans is Saddam worth? Not very many." -- Dick Cheney. Cheney says Bush I "got it right" when he decided not to invade Baghdad because an American led occupation would cause various factions to fight for pieces of Iraq, American casaulties were not worth it, and more. Check it out.

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