May 17, 2004 Monday
Powell's Interview Is Cut Off
…Mr. Russert called it a case of "press management gone berserk."
"I've been doing this program for 13 years and nothing like that has ever happened," he said in a telephone interview. "I remember sometimes in countries around the world this happens, but not in America….
Colin Powell Interview With Russert Is Cut Off
Washington Post, DC - 5-17-04
... of a "Meet the Press" interview with Secretary of State Colin Powell... Undeterred, Russert complained from Washington: "I would hope they would put you back ...
Powell says his assertions were wrong
Seattle Times, WA - 5-17-04
WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Colin Powell said yesterday that what he had called "the most dramatic" element of his Feb. 5, 2003 ...
Powell is so far out of the loop that his aides are telling him what to do.
Russia calls for reconsidering Iraqi settlement model Xinhua, China
US, Russia now agree on path for Iraq, Rice says Boston Globe, MA
Gunmen kill Iraqi coalition workers Newsday, NY
Fifteen killed, dozens wounded in Iraq battles ABC Online, Australia
Iraqi insurgents rout Italian troops Chicago Sun Times, IL
Powell Calls for Stronger Arab Condemnation of Beheading of US ... Voice of America, DC
Iraqi Silence Indicts U.S. Occupiers Los Angeles Times
Rum be humble,
Rum be slick.
those photos quick.
John Grant - Japan
Swatch's 'Bunnysutra' watch is featured on a Times Square billboard in New York. The ad features a larger-than-life close-up of two cartoon bunnies in what seem to be intimate positions. (HO)
The ordeal of Chaplain Yee USATODAY.com
My mailbox is back up and running!
Fundraiser Denies Link Between Money, Access washingtonpost.com
George, George, president's son,
Stole an election in 2000.
But after terror, ruin and war
Can he steal another in 2004?
John Grant - Japan
Possible Cisco Source Code Theft Slashdot
Indian Markets Crash on Turmoil Reuters
Hotel charges $1,000 for omelet USA Today
Passengers scramble as cruise ship burns London Free Press, Canada
Police eye robbery in killing of scientist Boston Globe, MA
Found treasure in Colombia turns up trouble Chicago Tribune
Cicada Invasion Begins: Eastern US Beset by Bugs
National Geographic - May 11, 2004
... A brood is a class year, like the graduates of 2004 who will be graduating this May," said Gene Kritsky, a biologist and cicada expert at the College of Mount ...
Cicada History in 17 year cycles
1987 Iran Contra Hearings
1970 Kent State students shot by National Guardsmen
1953 The McCarthy Hearings Begin
Notes, quotes from Campaign 2004
MLive.com, MI - May 14, 2004
... Like a cicada, Senator Kerry would like to shed his Senate career and morph into a fiscal conservative, a centrist Democrat opposed to taxes, strong on defense ...
After a 17-year nap a newly emerged Cicada is seen in the yard of a home in suburban Washington, Saturday, May 15, 2004. Trillions of red-eyed insects are crawling their way above ground in 14 states and the nation's capital. Loudmouthed and ugly, the cicadas will fly clumsily into pets, bushes and unwitting pedestrians as they engage in a frenetic mating ritual that lasts well into June. Then they'll disappear for another 17 years.(HO)