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NEW MOTHER MOOTED

October 31, 2005 kim lien 0

Charles Krauthammer reveals his Sheehan replacement: Now that Cindy Sheehan turns out to be a disaster for the antiwar movement—most Americans are not about to follow a […]

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OILY GEORGE

October 31, 2005 kim lien 0

This site, April 22, 2003: “I have never in my life seen a barrel of oil, bought or sold one.” Nobody said you did, George. […]

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RITTER V RITTER

October 31, 2005 kim lien 0

Scott Ritter last month: [B]y 1995 there were no more weapons in Iraq, there were no more documents in Iraq, there was no more production capability […]

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A JOB FOR MARGO

October 31, 2005 kim lien 0

Internet revolutionary Margo Kingston is in a panic over “the potentially chilling effects of the Government’s proposed new sedition law on freedom of speech” and the “Government’s […]

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CALL THE POLICE

October 31, 2005 kim lien 0

Test this weekend, review to follow: the Mitsubishi Evo IX. A recent letter from the state government informs me that I’m one speeding fine away from losing my […]

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HAMS SLAM PORK TALK

October 31, 2005 kim lien 0

Media Watch last night exposed as myth the widely-reported and linked (including here) story of two British banks banning piggy banks lest they offend Muslim customers. “Media Watch has tracked […]

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WE ROCK

October 30, 2005 kim lien 0

Justified Australian triumphalism from Lynton Crosby in the UK Telegraph: Which country will have no government debt within a year, contributed the most to help those in need […]

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DISSENT CRUSHED

October 30, 2005 kim lien 0

Greg Palast continues his anti-Galloway campaign: This is difficult road. I’m obviously taking a lot of heat from some misguided Leftists regarding my expose of Galloway. And it […]

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COALITION FRAGMENTING

October 30, 2005 kim lien 0

Some 26,000 Iraqis have been killed or wounded since January 2004—by insurgents. Slightly less credibly, al Qaeda is claiming a similar body count for US troops: The number […]

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GAP GROWS

October 30, 2005 kim lien 0

“It appears,” the ABC’s Eleanor Hall once reported, “the gap between Australia’s rich and poor is growing.” It also appears that this process is assisted by public broadcasters converting […]

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VIEWS CONSIDERED

October 30, 2005 kim lien 0

Difficult to decide if Australia’s proposed anti-terrorism laws—including new sedition components—are too tough or too weak. I mean, who to trust? Sensible Age commentator Tony Parkinson, for example, […]

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KEEP UP THE GOOD WROK

October 29, 2005 kim lien 0

Following months of intensive research, Margo Kingston’s expert Webdiary staff have finally devised the perfect means by which an online news service (or even Webdiary) […]

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PURE EVIL

October 29, 2005 kim lien 0

Hideous events in Indonesia: Three Christian teenage girls were beheaded Saturday in the latest attack against non-Muslims in the troubled Indonesian province of Central Sulawesi, police […]

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ABC BIAS ALLEGED

October 29, 2005 kim lien 0

“Conspiracy theories reveal fracture lines in societies,” writes Late Night Live host Phillip Adams. “And they sometimes contain elements of truth.” Hmmm … perhaps there’s some truth in […]

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ULI ONLINE

October 29, 2005 kim lien 0

Remember our old pal Uli Schmetzer? He’s now a blogger. Not a very productive one, however. Maybe he’s run out of sources. Posted by Tim B. on 10/29/2005 at […]

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NEW DELHI BLASTS

October 29, 2005 kim lien 0

Many dead in New Delhi following a series of explosions: “There are conflicting reports about the number of dead, but according to the fire department, 30 to […]

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CRASH THREAD

October 29, 2005 kim lien 0

Prepare for the second Crash Thread. Nominate your winner and wimp from the weekly talking heads programs. Posted by Tim B. on 10/29/2005 at 01:51 PM I don’t […]

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SILVIO FINDS REVERSE

October 29, 2005 kim lien 0

In the manner of an Italian tank, Silvio Berlusconi is in speedy retreat: Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi, one of President Bush’s strongest supporters over Iraq, says he […]

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BOOTED SCOOTER

October 29, 2005 kim lien 0

Not up to speed on Scootergate? Here’s a straightforward Libby timeline and a take on Libby’s likely defense. David Frum examines the big and little Scooter theories: According to the […]

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LANCET DISRESPECTED

October 28, 2005 kim lien 0

In noting the grim statistical milestone™ of 2,000 US deaths, civil warmonger Paul McGeough disses Lancet’s 100,000 dead Iraqis claim: Statistics on Iraqi civilian deaths are kept with less precision, […]

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THE COOK REPORT

October 28, 2005 kim lien 0

Read the whole thing. And then read the comments. Posted by Tim B. on 10/28/2005 at 02:45 AM Wonder if Niall was naked during the chat? Posted by J F Beck on […]

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EDITOR ASKED TO EXPLAIN EDITING

October 28, 2005 kim lien 0

Lisa Huang Fleischman writes to New York Times public editor Byron Calame: Mr. Calame—I’ve never bothered to write the NY Times before, because your paper seems to make […]

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JOFFE-WALT UPDATE

October 27, 2005 kim lien 0

A reader close to a Manchester Evening News staffer sends this note: His paper subsidizes the Grauniad because they make a huge profit from their mainly working-class […]

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CHINS KEPT UP

October 27, 2005 kim lien 0

You’ve got to admire the plucky spirit of these heartbroken peaceniks, who still manage some brave smiles despite the deaths in Iraq of 2,000 Americans. (Via LGF) […]