PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

"Order 17 is a document little-read today, yet it essentially granted to every foreigner in the country connected to the occupation enterprise the full freedom of the land, not to be interfered with in any way by Iraqis or any Iraqi political or legal institution."

Good read: E.J. Dionne, Jr. on 'political hypochondriacs'.

"Here's a great piece on why it's actually important to pay attention to the craziest of the right wing bloggers and commentators." -professorbooty

* "By year's end, the cost for both conflicts since Sept. 11, 2001, is projected to reach more than $800 billion. Iraq alone has cost the United States more in inflation-adjusted dollars than the Gulf War and the Korean War and will probably surpass the Vietnam War by the end of next year"
* BBC: "Where the world stands on Burma"
* Analysis: Bush is making some changes to shore up his legacy.
* Taking back power from the imperial presidency.
* Bush speaks out on... airline delays.
* Meet the new head of the IMF.
* The Republican California gerrymandering plan suffers a major setback.
* Welcome back to the Senate, Senator Craig. (Courtesy... someoneorother.)

China faces a water shortage.

Coming Nov. 24th - Battlestar Galactica: Razor. (Vaguely spoilery.)

Tags: 2007, news, tv

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