PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

On this day in 1982, an Air Florida 737 crashed into Washington, D.C.'s 14th Street Bridge after takeoff and fell into the Potomac River, killing 78 people.

First hand account of a Canadian man handed over for torture by American authorities. (Courtesy Baldur and Iceman.)

Grrr. Supreme Court refuses to hear appeals over secret 9/11 detainees.

Army War College criticizes the war on terror.

While no one was looking yesterday, New Jersey signed a gay domestic partnership law.

* Bush disputes some of O'Neill's claims.
* Paul Krugman weighs in on the weight of O'Neill's claims.
* Bad news: ballooning consumer debt alarms experts looking forward.
* The head of the right-wing Republican conspiracy, and what he plans next.
* Hey Virginians, enjoy your new taxes.
* Subaru says their sedan is a truck, to avoid fuel limits. Fuckers.
* NASA finds the source of the air leak on the space station.
* Bush administration is also pro-strip mining.
* "The events of the past three years have brought to the foreground issues that divide Democrats, and pushed to the background issues that divide Republicans."
* Japanese court rules manga obscene.
* Scientist reworks images of Venus.
* Serial killer Harold Shipman found dead in his cell.
* And finally, nine famous hacks. Why isn't Captain Midnight listed?

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