PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

'The White House severely edited congressional testimony on the impact of climate change on health, removing specific scientific references to potential health risks.'

The California fires 'force the largest evacuation order in modern times.'

No, seriously, why can't the government just denounce waterboarding once and for all?

* "The cost of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan could total $2.4 trillion through the next decade, or nearly $8,000 per man, woman and child in the country."
* "We wrongly blame globalization for much that ails us."
* On the ground in Burma, after the protests have ended.
* "The attorney-general nominee's evasive remarks on waterboarding should disqualify him from the job."
* Courage in journalism awards given to female Iraqi journalists.
* "It doesn't work, it's expensive and it's intended for a threat that doesn't exist -- but by golly, according to President Bush, missile defense is absolutely essential." -Dan Froomkin
* "Basic rule of Congress-watching: If they've passed something, it's either meaningless, stupidly symbolic or crass porkification."-Joe Klein
* David Chase breaks his silence about the Sopranos finale.
* Attention Philly and NYC: Battlestar Galactica in theaters?

China launches its first lunar orbiter.

Holy cats, it's a gallery of North Korean propaganda postcards.

Tags: 2007, news, quotes, science!, tv

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