March 23rd, 2007

News

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"With the Cold War no longer defining East and West, a US conference invited delegates from both sides of the Atlantic to try to define the shape of the new world order. Does the West still exist? And if so, where does it begin and end?"

Karl Rove and the smoking gun in the US attorney scandal? USAToday provides a handy summary of the eight. The classic question remains: "What did Karl Rove know, and when did he know it?" And why does anyone think he will tell the truth?

Maryland Congressman opposes his party leadership on global warming. (Note: this is just a thinly veiled excuse to recommend you sign up on watchdog_md for all my Maryland news.)

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Why are we so obsessed with the Victorians?

SI.com presents another excellent photo gallery, these by Bill Frakes.