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Costs of War

“Even taking a conservative approach and assuming all U.S. troops return by 2010, we believe the true costs exceed a trillion dollars. Using the CBO’s projection of maintaining…

Why Isn’t THIS On The News? The Port Mess Continues…

Meg Bannerji: Bush’s Port Deal: “DP World, by the way, is only a year old, the result of a Bush-fostered merger that made it the world’s sixth largest…

Why You Are Crazy – The David Irving Cartoon Court.

Okay, just for starters – this is a clear example of why you are crazy. So, British Historian David Irving gets sentenced to 3 years of jail for…

God, I love Harper’s Magazine…

If you haven’t been there, it’s about time. You can find them at Harper’s Magazine, and if you haven’t been, well…go. Bookmark the weekly review. Go there. Every…

Off My Chest…

I spoke to a girl online. She says she’s Israeli. She’s 17. Turns out she went there 11 years ago, from Kazahstan. I ask her what’s she’s doing…

God Is One, Religions Are All Good, Repeat After Me….

Alright, right off the bat, let me say this; I do not, for a moment, believe that religion is what is being fought over. At best, misguided morality…

From The Mouths of Boxers…?

Saw some of the new Muhammad Ali movie….and this is a direct quote from the script. I have no idea if Muhammad Ali ever said exactly this, but…

The Puppy Gets Groomed

I was at a friend’s place lately, and we were both talking about … The World. Yes, we have those sort of conversations. We were wondering what it…