"The Bush administration is reducing protections for endangered animals and plants."
'What are we doing in Afghanistan? What is the mission?'
* As the economy sinks, unrest grows in China.
* The Pakistan shell game.
* New questions for Syria's future.
* "Archaeologists have found the remains of what could be Britain's oldest surviving human brain." (Courtesy mscongeniality.)
* A medical revolution: Viagra, ten years later.
* Atari buys Cryptic?
* Your Oscars host... Hugh Jackman?
"Scripture gives us no good reason why gays and lesbians should not be (civilly and religiously) married-and a number of excellent reasons why they should."
Legendary pinup queen Bettie Page passed away.