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BAN THE BULB

October 31, 2006 kim lien 0

The Guardian’s George Monbiot demands society’s complete restructuring: Here is a plan for drastic but affordable action that the government could take … Every citizen is given a […]

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NATIONAL KNEE DAY PROPOSED

October 31, 2006 kim lien 0

Two years after the Great Outpouring of Sorriness, Salon’s Gary Kumbaya Kamiya wants Americans to get down on their knees: Protest marches mean little now. Anger can be expressed on […]

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MEN APPEAR

October 31, 2006 kim lien 0

Sydney’s notorious Men of No Appearance have lately developed appearances: Police are looking for the two men. The first is described as being of Middle Eastern/Mediterranean appearance, about […]

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THEME APPARENT

October 31, 2006 kim lien 0

I’m not convinced by University of Chicago professor Robert Pape’s arguments, but his 2005 analysis (here summarised by Business Week’s Stan Crock) of suicide bomber stats […]

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BODY BATTLE II

October 31, 2006 kim lien 0

Iraq Body Count’s Joshua Dougherty continues his pursuit of faith-based Lancet believer Tim Lambert: I guess when you can’t argue the facts (except to put forward bogus ones distorted to fit […]

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THINKING IMPOSED

October 31, 2006 kim lien 0

Chicago Sun-Times columnist Zay N. Smith: News Item: Muslim leader condemns Danish court for exonerating the newspaper that caused Muslim riots by publishing cartoons of Muhammad, saying this […]

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MOHALLOWEEN

October 31, 2006 kim lien 0

Bill Maher thinks he’s so politically incorrect. Then let’s see him in Mike Chaika’s Halloween costume: Note the fuse. Posted by Tim B. on 10/31/2006 at 12:03 PM I’m a […]

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ABDUL’S BOYS

October 31, 2006 kim lien 0

Further details on those Auslim arrests in Yemen: Two of the Australian men arrested in Yemen on terrorism charges are the sons of Abdul Rahim Ayub, the man who […]

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ISSUES DISTORTED

October 31, 2006 kim lien 0

The Age’s Russell Skelton spins for Ole Catmeat: Provocative Muslim cleric Sheikh Taj al-Din al-Hilali has taken leave from his duties at the Lakemba Mosque to recover from […]

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THE HORROR

October 31, 2006 kim lien 0

Page 23, chapter four of the Stern Report: Gender inequalities will likely worsen with climate change. UPDATE. Climate change will also cause forced marriage. (Via Joe Cambria) […]

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THREATEN US SOME MORE

October 31, 2006 kim lien 0

So far as threats go, this probably ranks somewhere below North Korean nuclear tests: Papua New Guinea is threatening to dramatically reduce the money it receives from […]

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BERNIE BURNING

October 30, 2006 kim lien 0

Bernard Slattery is on a winning streak hot enough to liquify polar bears. Back Tawqeet and Pop Rock in the Melbourne Cup. UPDATE. Lloyd Williams agrees with miracle tipster […]

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BEAZLEY UNMOVED

October 30, 2006 kim lien 0

The Australian’s Rebecca Weisser: By the time Saddam Hussein’s thugs were through with him, Hussein Khoshnow’s fingers had been crushed, his legs broken and there was a […]

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BOATS VANISHED

October 30, 2006 kim lien 0

“This,” reports the Sydney Morning Herald, “is a picture of Sydney’s future. Rising sea levels will submerge or threaten billions of dollars worth of property, both […]

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PLEASE TRY LATER

October 30, 2006 kim lien 0

The Webdiary crisis continues: Webdiary is experiencing technical problems: please try later If anyone has any idea how we can transfer the DB from drupal to a […]

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ACROBATIC GESTURES ATTEMPTED

October 30, 2006 kim lien 0

It hasn’t been a great week for Palestinian terrorists: A wanted Palestinian terrorist showering at his parents’ home last week escaped an Israeli arrest raid by […]

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CHANGE THIRSTED

October 30, 2006 kim lien 0

Reuters political correspondent John Whitesides anticipates big juicy Democrat victories: Democrats enter the final week of the fight for Congress with a commanding edge over Republicans, who […]

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MEETING HELD

October 30, 2006 kim lien 0

French youths—they’re so youthful!—have graduated from burning cars to burning buses to burning people: The French government is holding an emergency meeting on transport security after youths […]

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SHEIK RATTLED, ROLLED

October 30, 2006 kim lien 0

A claimed heart attack for Ole Catmeat: The nation’s most senior Islamic cleric Taj Din al-Hilali was rushed to hospital after suffering what is believed to be […]

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PONTOONS DROWNED

October 30, 2006 kim lien 0

SMH reader Ted Harkness asks: Why would the floating pontoons at the Spit disappear by 2100? Posted by Tim B. on 10/30/2006 at 02:23 PM The global-warming-caused change in the Earth’s […]

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DEMOCRACY UNGUARDED

October 29, 2006 kim lien 0

Webdiary offline; now is the time for Bush/Howard forces to pounce. Posted by Tim B. on 10/29/2006 at 09:37 AM Webdiary is experiencing technical problems: please try later […]

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THOSE ACCURATE, RADIOACTIVE JEWS

October 29, 2006 kim lien 0

Robert Fisk asks: Did Israel use a secret new uranium-based weapon in southern Lebanon this summer … ? Israel could have done. After all, Fisk knows his Israeli weaponry: […]

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HOT CAUSES COLD

October 29, 2006 kim lien 0

Headline in the Buffalo News: Was surprise snowstorm caused by global warming? Similar warm-makes-cold headlines (“October snowstorm sparks fears of global warming”) have reportedly also turned up in […]