Karl Rove trying to make W laugh. Our troops are dying for this?
“U.S. officials announced that Saddam Hussein had hernia surgery two weeks ago. Apparently, he pulled a groin muscle doubled over laughing when he heard we found no weapons of mass destruction.” -- Jay Leno
100 Iraqis killed in attack: Iraqi officials CBC Manitoba
Better mutiny than 'suicide' Newsday, NY
Iraq expands weapons-for-cash San Francisco Chronicle, CA
Putting Together the Pieces of a Shattered Afghanistan Los Angeles Times
George W. Bush's Military Records Online/Pentagon Website
Complaints Grow Wider on Flu Vaccine Supplies
By GARDINER HARRIS, New York Times, 10-19-04
Complaints are building across the country that health officials are failing to distribute the remaining flu vaccine supply quickly or equitably.
ACLU turns down $1.15 million in funding Seattle Post Intelligencer
Teen charged in alleged plot to kill students Nashua Telegraph, United States
"Over half of adults in the United States say they get their news about the Presidential election from the Internet. Not surprisingly, the most popular website is 'Swift boat veterans for Paris Hilton.'" –- Conan O’Brien
Bush Changes Context for War Los Angeles Times
In Florida, Early Voting Means an Early Return to Problems New York Times
O'Reilly Enters No Talking Zone E! Online
With a 527, little guys can behave just like big spenders Chicago Tribune
“Saddam was feeling some discomfort, so immediately they check him into the hospital, do the operation and he's made a full recovery. Isn't that ironic? Bush finally comes up with a healthcare plan, it's for Saddam Hussein.” -- Jay Leno
2-Fingerprint Border ID System Called Inadequate washingtonpost.com
Spy case was a 'life-altering experience' for airman USATODAY.com
"The press has bravely and nobly eroded the public trust. What I'm advocating is the media come back and work for us again... the bias of the media is not liberal. It's lazy and sensationalist." -- JON STEWART
Graphic By Girolamo
Go-F*** -Yourself News
What Everybody Doesn't Know About Mary Cheney Washington Post
More Quotes from Tucker Carlson and Jon Stewart
STEWART: It's not
honest. What you do is not honest. What you do is partisan hackery. And I will
tell you why I know it.
CARLSON: You had John Kerry on your show and you sniff his throne and you're accusing us of partisan hackery?
STEWART: Absolutely.You're on CNN. The show that leads into me is puppets making crank phone calls.
STEWART: What is wrong with you?
CARLSON: Well, I'm
just saying, there's no reason for you -- when you have this marvelous
opportunity not to be the guy's butt boy, to go ahead and be his butt
boy. Come on. It's embarrassing.
Don't Vote For This Man
TV's Distress Signal Creates Real-Life Drama Washington Post, DC
The 'Federation' skyscraper is seen in this computerized conception of its proposed site in Moscow. The first beam was put in place last week for the mixed residential and office project that will consist of two soaring glass-clad buildings linked to an even taller stiletto-like tower, due for completion in 2007. The taller of the two buildings is to top out at 1,115 feet. (Mirax Group)