PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

So, the Saudi role in Iraq is frustrating, so we're going to... sell them a bunch of weaponry? Seriously, is this a good idea? Good read from Joe Klein here. (Courtesy Time's blog Swampland, which I'm finding is usually a good daily read. Kudoes to warmaster for recommending it.)

Pow. "Iraq's national government is refusing to take possession of thousands of American-financed reconstruction projects."

* Right, so now that Congress is investigating the Pat Tillman death, the Pentagon has decided to demote some high-ranking officers? How long until this path leads to the White House as well?
* Vox populi: an increasing number of Americans are finding the Supreme Court too conservative.
* Looking for the least bad plan for leaving Iraq. Also, how ice is a commodity on the wartorn streets.
* Africa's problem with electricity.
* Democrats finally get around to an agreement on reforming lobbying.
* Jay Carney on the Republicans reconsidering Hillary Clinton's prospects.
* The FBI violations of civil liberties was declared willful and deliberate... by the FBI.
* Two news helicopters crashed while following a police chase in Phoenix.
* Qwest's former chief executive Nacchio is going to prison.
* So, why are cyclists still doping?
* The return of the DeLorean?
* CBS to televise video game championships.

A kids party where the presents go to charity?

Congress wants info from the WWE on steroid use.

Ten things we didn't know this time last week.
Tags: 2007, news, tv

  • on the end of Serial season one

    "But the real pull of the show wasn't the promise of solving the mystery, it was seeing just how thick and convoluted the mystery became. Listening…

  • today's top read

    "I don't know what to do with good white people."

  • (no subject)

    Zen Pencils takes on "Ozymandis."

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.