PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

"'Don't ask, don't tell' has failed completely. It insults those who would serve their country even as it deprives the military of their service. And while the policy has led to the dismissal of more than 11,000 people since its inception, it manifestly does not create an all-straight military."

Thanks to this, homeland security will now ban 12-year old boys from airplanes.

Political chatter over the Purple line for the Metro.

How effective was our response to 9/11?

* Analysis: who won the Israel-Lebanon war? Nevermind, our president has all the answers (great read, by Dan Froomkin.) In the meantime, Hezbollah takes the lead in rebuilding Lebanon.
* What if we created a UN peacekeeping force, and no one signed up?
* Dana Milbank on the only member of Congress to visit Lebanon.
* Why no economic fallout from the war on terror?
* Focus on the Family seeks to replace the Christian Coalition.
* Laura Bush becomes a major force for fund-raising.
* So, how do you decide how much to spend for medical treatment?
* 'Heavy hydrogen find alters galaxy theory'
* The ancestor to the modern baleen whales had some seriously scary teeth.

'How to make sure children are scientifically illiterate'

Is Elmo evil?

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