July 8, 2204 Thursday
D'Amato Suggests Bush Drop Cheney for Powell or McCain
AP - 7-8-04
President Bush declined an invitation to speak at the NAACP's annual convention, the group said...
Kenny-Boy and George
You have to love the irony: Since Kerry announced his VP choice of John Edwards, the Bush campaign has broadbanded the anti-Edwards slam...
Bush isn't in a very good mood these days.
"We've got better vision, better ideas, real plans. We've got a better sense of what's happening to America -- and we've got better hair." John Kerry
4 US Soldiers Killed in Iraq Gunfire ABC News
Iraq's martial-law powers unveiled Seattle Times, WA
Shades of Saddam in Iraq terror laws Toronto Star, Canada
Suspected Terrorists Appeal Detention in Britain Voice of America, DC
Saddam is building a high profile defence team Sky News, UK
Afghans arrest three Americans in Kabul Seattle Post Intelligencer, WA
Video: Click here for how John McCain really feels about Bush
"Let me tell you something - this Edwards guy is going to be trouble for the Bush-Cheney ticket. He's charismatic so that's going to hurt Cheney and he can talk so that's going to hurt Bush." Jay Leno
Breck Girl Takes On Dr. No
By MAUREEN DOWD
NEW YORK - Kenneth Lay has joined the Enron bench. The former chief executive of Enron, who was once mentioned prominently as a ...
DeLay, Barton fight back on ethics charges Fort Worth Star Telegram (subscription), TX
Another Attack on the Arctic By BRUCE BABBITT
Former US envoy funds Nader in attempt to thwart Democrats Irish Times (subscription), Ireland
Bush Birthday Haiku
The Presidency, you flubbed.
Back to Crawford, bub!
submitted by Mad Kane
Click here for more
Military to see if each captive legally held at Guantanamo Chicago Sun Times, IL
Intelligence Work Comes to CACI Via Acquisitions Washington Post, DC
"Has anyone noticed that
the charges leveled
last week against Saddam bore no relation to the reasons offered by Bush for
his invasion? "
-- Robert Sheer
Plane That Caused Capitol Evacuation Nearly Shot Down Washington Post, DC
Suit targets Florida's ballot-recount rules CNET News.com
Japan may be on brink of AIDS explosion Reuters, UK
Groups want Ryan back in Illinois race
Washington Times, DC 7-8-04
This is the guy who wanted to have sex in public with his wife. I wonder why the Republicans are cozying up to a guy with odd sexual habits?
Jimmy Buffet's song lyrics might be connected to things political
for instance, this song lyric from Jimmy's album entitled: "Fruitcakes":
It's the Buddhist in you, it's the pagan in me
It's the Muslim in him, she's Catholic ain't she?
It's that born again look, it's the wasp and the Jew
Tell me what's goin on, I ain't got a clue
I need a margarita.
France embraces Fahrenheit 9/11 Guardian, UK
"The big story -- John Kerry has picked John Edwards as his running mate. That's great! The "New York Post" this morning published an edition where they wrote that Kerry chose Dick Gephardt. They had it on the front page. Apparently, the "Post" blamed their new researcher, Jayson Blair." Jay Leno
Enron chairman charged by justice department
Guardian, UK - 7-8-04
The US justice department today accused Kenneth Lay, the former chairman of Enron, of 11 charges, including conspiracy to commit securities fraud, making false ...
George Bush and Ken Lay are Close and Personal Friends
... review the archives at "The Smoking Gun" for a look at the personal and business relationship between President George W. Bush and indicted Enron exec Ken Lay....
ABC's Donaldson finds 3 bodies New York Daily News, NY
Lefty-Righty Matchup For Congressional Game Washington Post, DC
A prototype wall of LiTraCon, a translucent concrete product is shown in a photo provided by the National Building Museum. It used to be only Superman could see through concrete walls, but an exhibit at Washington's National Building Museum shows mere mortals can do it too. (Handout/National Building Museum)