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Condoleezza Rice

Condoleezza Rice ( /ˌkɒndəˈliːzə/; born November 14, 1954) is an American political scientist and diplomat. She served as the 66th United States Secretary of State, and was the second person to hold that office in the administration of President George W. Bush. Rice was the first female African-American secretary of state, as well as the second African American (after Colin Powell), and the second woman (after Madeleine Albright). Rice was President Bush's National Security Advisor during his first term, making her the first woman to serve in that position. Before joining the Bush administration, she was a professor of political science at Stanford University where she served as Provost from 1993 to 1999. Rice also served on the National Security Council as the Soviet and Eastern Europe Affairs Advisor to President George H.W. Bush during the dissolution of the Soviet Union and German reunification. Following her confirmation as Secretary of State, Rice pioneered the policy of Transformational Diplomacy, with a focus on democracy in the Greater Middle East. Her emphasis on supporting democratically elected governments faced challenges as Hamas captured a popular majority in

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NY Senator Kirsten Gillibrand -- MAKES CASE FOR CONDOLEEZZA ... For NFL Commish

NY Senator Kirsten Gillibrand
MAKES CASE FOR CONDOLEEZZA ... For NFL Commish

The whole "Condoleezza Rice for NFL Commissioner" movement is picking up some serious steam ... and now NY Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is making the case for why Condi should get the… READ MORE >

John McCain -- ROGER GOODELL HAS 'CREDIBILITY ISSUES' ... Should Call Condoleezza for Help

John McCain
GOODELL HAS 'CREDIBILITY ISSUES' Should Call Condoleezza for Help

Senator John McCain says Roger Goodell has serious "credibility issues" ... and should get Condoleezza Rice on the phone ASAP to help clean up his mess. McCain was out in D.C. Tuesday when… READ MORE >

- 22 days ago
Barry Switzer -- The BCS Selection Committee Is a FRIGGIN' JOKE!!

Barry Switzer
The BCS Selection Committee Is a FRIGGIN' JOKE!!

Barry Switzer is blasting the BCS Selection Committee -- claiming it's NOT QUALIFIED to pick the 4 college football playoff teams next year ... and he's singling out Condoleezza Rice. The… READ MORE >

- 295 days ago
Augusta National Admits 1st Woman -- Condoleezza Rice!!

Augusta National
Admits 1st Woman ... Condoleezza Rice!!

For the first time EVER, the Augusta National Golf Club -- home of The Masters -- has admitted a woman as a member ... and the honor went to Condoleezza Rice!!Augusta -- located in Georgia -- had… READ MORE >

- 773 days ago
Condoleezza Rice -- Gabby Douglas is an African-American Hero

Condoleezza Rice:
Gabby Douglas is an African-American Hero

Condoleezza Rice is a big fan of U.S.gymnastics superstar Gabby Douglas ... telling TMZ she's "thrilled" for the 16-year-old's "momentous accomplishment as the first African-American" to win a… READ MORE >

- 789 days ago
Condoleezza & Aretha Make Beautiful Music Together

Condoleezza & Aretha
Make Beautiful Music Together

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice has a new tour of duty ... performing with Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin.Condi -- who is a classically trained pianist -- tickled the ivories as Aretha… READ MORE >

- 1527 days ago
"Nailin' Paylin"

'Nailin' Paylin'

Sarah Palin is officially a legend! Hustler Video is shooting a porn with a look-alike titled "Nailin' Paylin." The spelling is sic and so is Hustler. You betcha!The faux Sarah is Lisa Ann, who… READ MORE >

- 2189 days ago
Condi Rock & Rolls All Night, Parties Everyday

Condi
Rock & Rolls All Night, Parties Everyday

Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice went to a KISS after-party in Stockholm, Sweden on Thursday night and got her groove on with the hard-rockin' band. Is it possible to do a keg stand in a pants… READ MORE >

- 2315 days ago
Barak & Condi Make Nice-Nice

Barak & Condi
Make Nice-Nice

Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak goes in for the kill as he greets Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice in Jerusalem on Wednesday.Condi sure does love foreign affairs! READ MORE >

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