PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

"There is much cause for outrage over the White House's brazen disregard for federal public records law, which may well have resulted in the destruction of millions of official e-mails. But today's focus on the recycling of backup tapes may actually be a bit of a red herring." -Dan Froomkin (Always a good read.)

Whoah. The arrest of a man protesting Cheney has lead to a Secret Service scandal.

"The early retirement of a lieutenant colonel ordinarily wouldn't merit the slightest mention. But today's news that Lt. Col. John Nagl is leaving the Army is a big deal." (More from Joe Klein here.)

* On the ground in the aftermath of a bombing in Kabul, and what it could mean for the future.
* Questioning progress in Iraq. (Plus bonus questions!)
* Man, the FEMA trailers issue is still going on.
* "This is the cavernous hole in anti-immigration policy that its proponents want to cover with chain link and razor wire."
* Oh, and: "Legal immigrants will have to wait much longer during the next two years to receive visas or naturalization papers."
* It's (virtually) official: no impeachment.
* On Fred Thompson and Africa.
* Bobby Fischer passed away.

The strike puts the Justice League movie on hold, possibly indefinitely.

Wild Cards returns to comics and gaming.

Tags: 2008, comic books, gaming, movies, news, quotes

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