Submitted by MJS on Fri, 02/24/2006 - 1:58pm
Submitted by shystee on Fri, 02/24/2006 - 11:02am
Submitted by lambert on Fri, 02/24/2006 - 10:35am
What Jane said:
South Dakota has now passed legislation making it illegal for a woman to have an abortion even in the case of rape or incest. It's a law perfectly timed to test the new Supreme Court now that Samuel Alito has joined their ranks. How exactly did we get to this place? Read below the fold...
Submitted by chicago dyke on Fri, 02/24/2006 - 10:27am
All of we unworthy people should bow down before Brad's superior work. He's documenting how your democracy is being slain, technowidget by infrared sensor:
Read below the fold...
Submitted by lambert on Fri, 02/24/2006 - 10:13am
Submitted by chicago dyke on Fri, 02/24/2006 - 8:38am
This started off as one of the usual depressing morning reading selections that have been the routine of my day for going on six years now. But then I saw this, from the mouth of the beast itself:
Today we are engaged in the first war in history -- unconventional and irregular as it is -- in an era of:
A global Internet with no inhibitions;
Cell phones; Read below the fold...
Submitted by lambert on Thu, 02/23/2006 - 11:55pm
The White House yesterday released two 'fact sheets' on the port deal and on relations with the United Arab Emirates.
"'Fact sheets'"--in quotes. Snicker. Or, given this President, not. Read below the fold...
Submitted by lambert on Thu, 02/23/2006 - 10:03pm
Submitted by MJS on Thu, 02/23/2006 - 9:39pm
Submitted by lambert on Thu, 02/23/2006 - 9:21pm
I keep reading that phrase in the press stories about Bush selling American's ports to OBL's good friends, the oligarchs of the UAE, and now Grand Vizier Rove uses it. Just throw a few bullet points Congress's way, that's the ticket: Read below the fold...
Submitted by captain nemo (not verified) on Thu, 02/23/2006 - 8:30pm
It's kinda nice to look around once in awhile and remember that there are other people in the world who do science. We may be in our seventh year under thick damn clouds, but elsewhere the stars still shine. And sometimes they get all pissy and start spitting gamma rays all over hell and gone and then WOW! Shit gets interesting! Read below the fold...
Submitted by MJS on Thu, 02/23/2006 - 10:31am
Submitted by captain nemo (not verified) on Thu, 02/23/2006 - 9:49am
Submitted by chicago dyke on Thu, 02/23/2006 - 9:03am
(This may become a series, albeit widely separated by time and motivation.)
I donâ€™t usually like to blog on personal topics, but Iâ€™m motivated to share because frankly, Iâ€™m confused and I donâ€™t know what to think. I realized this past weekend how mature the blogosphere is, so Iâ€™m confident that some of you out there have some wisdom to share. Read below the fold...
Submitted by MJS on Thu, 02/23/2006 - 4:05am
Another episode of "Upstairs, Nowheres" here.
Big thank you to Shystee for configurations both kind and desperately needed.
+++ Read below the fold...