April 7th, 2006

Scorpion

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"To do this we need to step back and look at his revelation in the context of the ongoing investigation into the outing of Valerie Plame. If you do, you can see that what once were a bunch of disparate subplots - the pre-war duplicity, the 2004 election, the Libby indictment, the continuing investigation into Karl Rove - suddenly can be woven together into one grand narrative that makes coherent sense in a way that much of this story didn't before. And the resulting storyline is not a pretty one... We may now know for a fact that Rove and other Bush advisers viewed the truth about the run-up to war as something that could destroy his re-election prospects."

E.J. Dionne Jr. looks for the GOP agenda.

"Pop culture ... doesn't just tolerate woman-hating, loutish, drunken and angry boy-behavior — it glorifies it." -Dick Meyer

I Heard It on NPR: conservative black clergy.

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Awesome. Two black holes spinning towards a collision.

Today's headline, courtesy demigoth: New rings found around Uranus