PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

"Major combat operations in Iraq have ended. In the battle of Iraq, the United States and our allies have prevailed. And now our coalition is engaged in securing and reconstructing that country." -President Bush, five years ago today

"To learn that such a document was classified had the same effect on me as waking up one morning and learning, after all these years, there is a 'secret' Article to the Constitution that the American people do not know about."

More than 4500 cameras: DC has an ambitious surveillance network plan.

* A female soldier, decorated for combat she isn't allowed to participate in.
* LiveOnline transcript with Dan Froomkin.
* New study shows that kids who live on tree-lined strets in the city have a lower asthma rate.
* Debunking misconceptions about wind farms and bird deaths. (Courtesy professorbooty.)
* Reno plagued by a swarm of earthquakes.
* Interesting questions about young teachers and their online profiles.
* Telling an untold story of American history.

Heh. Residents of the isle of Lesbos want to reclaim their name.

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