PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

Gonna be gone most of the day, so here's...


"The Bush administration has begun designating as secret some information that the government long provided even to its enemy the former Soviet Union: the numbers of strategic weapons in the U.S. nuclear arsenal during the Cold War."

"When the history of spin is recorded, I think we will look back on these past four weeks as the official passing of the Rove era. To the extent the 'war on terror' has been the mother of all perceptual battles, the Administration (and its proxy, the American media) has finally been done in."

Welfare reform, ten years later.

"The state of a nation's railways has always revealed much about the state of the nation."

Dueling articles:
A.) Why we don't prepare for disaster.
B.) Planning for the worst.

Ten things we didn't know this time last week.
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