PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,
PMMJ
cheetahmaster

Grr. Administration refuses to sign UN statement ensuring women's rights.

Despite Court ruling, not one Guantanamo detainee has seen a courtroom yet.

Voting group sues MD to be able to monitor elections.

You know that awful estate tax Bush keeps bringing up? Turns out it only hits about 4% of Americans - the majority of which are the wealthiest taxpayers.

POLITICS/ELECTION/DEBATE NEWS:
* Dan Froomkin is back with a vengeance!
* LiveOnline transcript with Gwen Ifill. Bonus: Gwen Ifill's Dance Party! (Courtesy Operative X.)
* Howard Kurtz on Bush ducking questions, and more.
* OMG the Bulge is back!
* The NRA prepares to flex its muscles again.
* Even more election-day problems than originally expected. Is the system falling apart? The Post goes into details on Florida, which is just terrible.

WORLD NEWS:
* How the poor are inspired to radicalism in Morocco.
* BBC analysis of why retaking the Sunni areas of Iraq has been so tough.
* Radio Sawa isn't living up to the hype.
* BBC Q&A on the latest upswing in Gaza violence.
* Israel is worried about its 'world image.' I bet I know some ways they can improve it.
* Palestinians pay the price of intifada as well.
* How Western style management is turning up in the Japanese workplace.

NATIONAL NEWS:
* ISPs and privacy advocates won a quiet victory against the recording industry, while no one was watching.
* Senator Hollings is retiring, and say what you will about him, but he was funny.

OTHER:
* Speaking two languages is good for the brain.
* O'Reilly sued for sexual harassment? Haw haw!
* Tony Kornheiser sees losses as good news for the Redskins.
* A wishlist of actors we're happy to see back on TV, and those we want gone.
* A BBC timeline of twenty-five years of rap. Also, an article on the first rap hit, "Rapper's Delight."

I was hoping this Post article would feature more of the socially conscious topics that Green Arrow has featured over the years. Or Marvel's foray into the topic. But hey.

A geisha's photo journal.

OMG there's GOTHS in your VERY WORKPLACE. (Courtesy Callico.)
Subscribe
  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 10 comments