February 22nd, 2007

Scorpion

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Dan Froomkin on the White House's attempts to spin the British withdrawal from Iraq. (Added bonus: headcount of the 'coalition of the willing'!)

INTERESTING NEWS DAY:
* Israel's Arab minority demands equal treatment.
* Nice. Pentagon eyes cutting short National Guard's time between deployments.
* On the ground: the eerie quiet in Bagdhad.
* 'Hormone heist has authorities worried'
* The psychology of the flame war. (Courtesy mscongeniality.)
* Sysco monopolizes most of the food you eat.
* Record-breaking squid captured. (Courtesy rshackleford.)
* Chimps using spears?
* Terrorism online: the Second Life Liberation Army.
* Ever wonder how TV stations can claim "most watched"? Here's how.
* Meet Hollywood's Vagina Warriors.
* How iTunes helped uncover a case of plagiarism and implicated a pianist.