May 10, 2004 Monday
knew, minister claims
Photos bring our
agony into focus
Rumsfeld Criticized by
Influential Military Paper
Bush better land on another aircraft carrier to get these Iraqi prisoner abuse photos out of the news.
"Yeah, a lot of old favorites going away this month - 'Friends,' 'Frasier,' Martha Stewart, Donald Rumsfeld, yeah." Jay Leno
Graphic by OZ
President praises Rumsfeld in meeting at Pentagon
San Francisco Chronicle, CA - 5-10-04
With Rumsfeld at his side, Bush said his Cabinet officer was "courageously leading our nation in our war against terror...You are a strong secretary of defense ...
US troops kill 35 militia in Sadr City Reuters, UK
Iraqi governor escapes attack, two foreigners, Iraqi killed in ... Channel News Asia, Singapore
US to give rare access to soldier's abuse trial San Francisco Chronicle, CA
Experts fear `dirty bomb' attack in U.S., Europe Chicago Tribune
Blair apologises for 'abuse' by UK troops The Scotsman, UK
Westerners stoned in Kabul CNN International
Dissension Grows In Senior Ranks On War Strategy Washington Post
As heroin flourishes, so could terror
philly.com (subscription), PA - 5-10-04
Heroin producers in Afghanistan,
some of the principal financiers of al-Qaeda and other terrorists, have never
been so brazen or so wealthy.
With a bumper crop of opium poppies under cultivation, Afghan narco-barons have begun stamping their brand names on the 2.2-pound bags of heroin they smuggle out of Central Asia to buyers in Moscow, Amsterdam, London and New York....
I'm beginning to realize that the horrifying subtext of the prisoner abuse in Iraq is not merely the sickening images and the damage they've done to America's image...I believe the real story is that the condition in Iraq is very near complete Anarchy....
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Missed drug bargains?
Newsday, NY - 5-10-04
BY DEBORAH BARFIELD BERRY. WASHINGTON - For more than 40 years, officials at the Veterans Administration have negotiated with pharmaceutical ...
Pentagon Approved Tougher Interrogations washingtonpost.com
The latest quotes from GWB... a dubbia.com original.
An American soldier entertaining a little Iraqi girl by blowing bubbles.
Secret move puts portrait of Arnold in state lobby
Los Angeles Daily News, CA - May 8, 2004
... from state offices for Schwarzenegger pictures but says that it has no information on the number of buildings which have displayed photographs of previous ...
from scum to commander in chief.
Regards from Germany
(God, are we happy that we left out this war!)
Thanks for the graphic Thomas.
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what makes your pretty mind glow?
Spy transfer tubes,
drop a few quaaludes,
see pretty flags all in a row.
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