February 21st, 2006

Scorpion

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"In a seven-year-old secret program at the National Archives, intelligence agencies have been removing from public access thousands of historical documents that were available for years, including some already published by the State Department and others photocopied years ago by private historians."

Doctors refuse to assist in California execution.

Andrew Cohen on why some sensational crimes are given obtuse amounts of media attention.

Richard Cohen in defense of leakers.

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"Considering how much faith we have in the democratic way we elect our leaders, it's disappointing to look at some of the leaders we've elected. Even the word we use to describe them as public officials is kind of disparaging. When we call someone a politician, we don't mean it as flattery."
-Andy Rooney

Today's awesome headline: Bikers roll to military funerals to oppose anti-gay protests

Fametracker.com kicks off Oscars week with a speculative winners edition.