August 3rd, 2006

Scorpion

(no subject)

"The argument for carrying on our current policies in Iraq and Lebanon comes down to a claim that 'we can't afford to let the other guy win.' History suggests something different."

TACTICAL NEWS STRIKE:
* "Israel is fighting now to win the battle of perceptions."
* Examining the toll of Hezbollah's rockets.
* Israel's damage to the Lebanese infrastructure is impeding humanitarian aide.
* Generals worry about an Iraqi civil war.
* Huh. AFL-CIO pushes to kill Senate's bill for minimum wage hike, as business lobby demands it pass.
* Red no more? Global warming and the shifting electorate.