October 25th, 2004


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The big winners this year were in the alternative media.

Whoah, scary. The paranoid madness of LaRouche's eternal campaign for the presidency, including brainwashing, conspiracy, and murder.

The economic view: counting the hidden costs of the war.

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One hundred fifty years ago today, during the Crimean War, a misunderstood order sent more than 400 British cavalrymen thundering to their deaths, in the famed Charge of the Light Brigade.

The British Navy's first Satanist reports for duty.

Transcript of Jon Stewart's 60 Minutes appearance.

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

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Trailers from the 20wenty:
* Spanglish - Ehn, maybe. It amuses me that the actors didn't speak English well either.
* White Noise - If you need to drag out hack parapsychologists to explain the premise of your horror flick, maybe you shoulda come up with a better premise.
* Ali G Indahouse - Got all excited when I saw this, until I realized it was just a commercial for the DVD. Nonetheless, so there.

The other trailers:
* Kinsey - Lookin' sharp! Color me interested.
* Sideways - Maaaybe. Paul Giamatti and Thomas Haden Church are pretty good selling points, but yeah.