PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

Kerry's comments about the newest recess appointments are pretty pithy. More on the appointments from Joel Havemann and Jennifer Loven.

The White House posts earmarks to the web.

The NRA and the ACLU have teamed up in Texas.

"The size, scope and speed of the 2008 race are transforming the process of picking the president in discouraging ways."

* Amnesty International says conditions at Guantanamo have worsened.
* So, what was Iran thinking, with the whole hostage thing? Also, the evolution of the Revolutionary Guard.
* The Census talks about how immigration helps big cities.
* Israel derails arms sales to US allies in the Gulf.
* BYU students protest the choice of Cheney as a commencement speaker.
* Sidney Blumenthal has little sympathy for Matthew Dowd.
* That newest Windows patch? It was to stop hackers from hitting Worlds of Warcraft.
* "The major labels wanted to kill the single. Instead they killed the album. The Recording Industry Association of America wanted to kill Napster. Instead it killed the compact disc."
* Why American Idol is still on the top of the charts.
* Television faces a new British invasion.

"It took more than two months for the Russian authorities to grant us permission to travel to the secretive Siberian city of Norilsk."

"He's working on ways to track how the human brain processes religion and spirituality. It's all part of new field called neurotheology."
Tags: 2007, news, science!, tv

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