July 26th, 2004

Scorpion

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Again, courtesy ComicsContinuum.com, with more likely tomorrow:

"The [comic book] adaptation of Neil Gaiman¹s Neverwhere will be as a nine-issue mini-series written by Mike Carey, with art by Glenn Fabry."

And the new Star Wars title? "Revenge of the Sith."
Scorpion

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"But many Americans feel they have lost ground since 2001, and a solid 71 percent are convinced they have received no tax cuts at all. A poll by CBS News and the New York Times in March found that only 22 percent believe the policies of the Bush administration made their taxes go down; 25 percent said their taxes actually went up."

Today's must read:
"We're not in the middle of a war on terror, they note. We're not facing an axis of evil. Instead, we are in the midst of an ideological conflict."
-David Brooks

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Ten things we didn't know this time last week.

Only a half-assed job today, please fill in the blanks for things I missed. Like, for instance, today's commentary by Iceman.
Scorpion

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I always crack up when I save some innocent person, and after I 'arrest' the villain, the victim rushes back to me and says "I hope my kids grow up just like you."

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The other day, I mentioned how much I hate the Vahzilok. I suppose I should mention who I love. It's the Lost. Once I learned the Headmen couldn't hit the broadside of a barn, I got along just fine with them. I mean really, guys.

Least favorite zone, so far: Skyway City. It's just a bitch to get around (without flying, of course.) Although, they *do* have an area called "Land of the Lost," which still cracks me up.