February 1st, 2006

Scorpion

(no subject)

STATE OF THE UNION:
* Transcript (with bonus graphic,) plus that of the Democratic response by Kaine.
* Analysis finds the speech modest. Well, not like that. Plus, a look at the domestic agenda.
* Excellent visual analysis by BAGnewsNotes.
* BBC Q&A on the dependence on foreign oil.
* Cindy Sheehan invited, then arrested.

OTHER NEWS:
* How Alito may be the deciding vote on some court cases this term.
* Club-wielding troops clash with Israeli settlers.
* Using Sputnik to recruit math teachers.
* Her drive to treat mental illness was fueled by her own diagnosis.
* New report on sex, the media, and adolescents.