Way to go, Chuck!

Indy Mac Seized.
Torture and the Rule of Law.
The Inexorable Comeback of Nuclear Energy / Canadians Ponder Cost of Rush for Dirty Oil / The Power and the Glory.
The Incredible Shrinking Bush / Bush to Kick-off Tyrant Tour - "I'll bring wine for the Myanmar junta, roses for Kim Jong Il - maybe a nice necktie for that little Iran guy, who doesn't seem to own one." Curiouser and curiouser... But it's OK because McCain Vows To Withdraw All Troops... from the U.S.

Go check out BLDG BLOG for more info...


Was Bush imitating Will Ferrel imitating Bush? Or was he just off his meds?
Two rants as fresh today as the day they were filmed...

Say So Long to the 4th Amendment

Stop the new FISA / Our Warrantless Wiretapping Lawsuit / Betrayed by Obama / Congress votes to immunize lawbreaking telecoms, legalize warrantless wiretapping / Interview with ACLU re: constitutional challenge to new FISA law.

Well, that's all bad enough but things could be even weirder.

Oh, well... time to take a nap.

The End is Near...

The Death of Gallium.


These days, I assume that everything I do is probed and examined by omnipotent corporations. A disaster of neglect.

Take two valium, and call us in the morning.

The FISA controversy won't go away, despite the best efforts of congress. Glenn Greenwald is on it. Joseph Galloway shares his thoughts on the Fourth Amendment. Robert D. Kaplan writes about What Rumsfeld Got Right. More interesting is Kaplan's 1994 article, The Coming Anarchy, which has not passed it's expiration date.