TGIF/Weekend edition - October 27, 2006
W signs bill to build border fence
Women Under Attack in Iraq,
Poll: Middle Class Voters
At least Reagan could act like a president.
President Bush criticized the lack of progress in Iraq Wednesday. He said he is disappointed the Iraqi government isn't running smoothly by now. For their part the Iraqis are very disappointed in the U.S. government response to Hurricane Katrina. -- Argus Hamilton, comedian
US deaths in Iraq Cleveland Plain Dealer, OH
Attack on Shia militia upsets Iraqi PM Globe and Mail
German embassies tighten security over skull photos Reuters AlertNet
Reality TV programs show a different Iraq Los Angeles Times, CA
Countdown with Keith Olbermann: Making adjustments to the language of making adjustments
He Really Didn't Say What He Said! Really!
The White House said Friday that Vice President Dick Cheney was not talking about a torture technique known as "water boarding" when he said dunking terrorism suspects in water during questioning was a "no-brainer."...Tony Snow said. "You think Dick Cheney's going to slip up on something like this? No, come on."
Yeah, Dick is too smart to slip up,
he's in his last throes, after all.
"Yes, across Europe, this wall will fall. For it cannot withstand faith; it cannot withstand truth. The wall cannot withstand freedom." - Ronald Reagan, 1987
Reagan had better speechwriters than Bush, too.
Australian Muslims rally behind cleric who defended rape
An Important Message About February for George Bush
naval forces in the Gulf are on watch for possible terror threats to oil
facilities in Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, a British navy official said Friday.
The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to the press, said an al Qaeda threat ...
The 10 Worst Congressmen
Rushed to a New Low
In a response to charges by conservative talk-show host Rush Limbaugh, Michael J. Fox defended his appearance in recent political campaign ads, saying he was neither acting nor off his medication for Parkinson's disease.
a three-year-old son, the first time he's going to be trick or treating. I
bought him what I thought was a great...I bought him a Shiite costume. It just
goes to show you a father can do nothing right. He wants to go as a Sunni."
-- David Letterman
Hastert predicts election won't knock Republicans out of power
Obama stirs Wash crowd with attack on Republicans, Iraq war Seattle Post Intelligencer
Democrats Top Republicans in Fundraising Washington Post
Republicans allege fraudulent voting in Milwaukee UW Badger Herald, WI
UK bookie bets on Republicans News24, South Africa
Music Video - I'M A LIBERAL!
Oil Prices Rise Above $60 a Barrel
Sales of new houses on rise; median price down 9.7% Seattle Times
Wal-Mart announced this week that they are adding 100 new stores in China. A Wal-Mart spokesman said, "It's nice to be able to sell our merchandise to the people who make it." -- Conan O'Brien
Is Waterboarding torture? - YouTube
From November 18, 2005
ABC News: CIA's Harsh Interrogation Techniques Described
the sources, CIA officers who subjected themselves to the water boarding
technique lasted an average of 14 seconds before caving in. ...
US will try dozens of Guantanamo detainees Monsters and Critics.com, UK
Cheney says using water in questioning a 'no-brainer for me'
Valerie Plame Wilson Update
Patrick Fitzgerald took on the first witness in the CIA leak case Thursday,
dissecting an expert witness until she acknowledged errors and misstatements in
Vice President Dick Cheney's former chief of staff, I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby, hoped the hearing would persuade a judge to let him call a memory expert at his obstruction and perjury trial in January.
Cheney's Remarks Fuel Torture Debate Washington Post
Cheney to Chamber: Low taxes spur growth Cincinnati Post, OH
Cheney to visit Whiteman AFB Kentucky.com, KY
Clocks get turned back this weekend AP
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