July 1st, 2009

News

Dinosaur scales, free-range pigs, and torture

SOME NEWS:
* No one seems to talk about the people detainees killed while being tortured in American custody.
* Good read: Bob Woodward, on how to avoid future problems in Afghanistan.
* Analysis: how Justice Kennedy is shaping the Roberts' Supreme Court.
* How will the Arab world read Obama's Guantanamo policy?
* The Explainer on the logistics of managing prison overcrowding.
* Whatever happened to Ahmad Chalabi?
* Freakin' dinosaur scales.
* What life is really like for free-range pigs.
* Cracked.com presents six real islands more terrifying than the one on Lost. (Courtesy msteleute.)