October 10th, 2008


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Man. So the government was even illegally eavesdropping on soldiers' phone calls to their families? (More here.)

"The homeland security mania has invited some startling abuses of police power, but we have yet to hear of any more knuckle-headed than one in Maryland."

BBC In Depth on the global financial crisis. Bonus: egads.

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'Former Finnish President Martti Ahtisaari has won the 2008 Nobel Peace Prize.'

"A new book traces the migration of porn culture from adult theaters to the mainstream."