Old Enough Now to Ask How Dad Died at War — Why Dad died at war might be a good question, too. Lies are lies, no matter how many times a president and his party declare their moral leadership.
War and Deliverance — Christopher Dickey on the link between the movie Deliverance and the Iraq War.
The Farm Fetish — An oldie but a goodie from Kung Fu Monkey. I've always wondered myself about our political obsession with the American family farm.
Guardian Online discusses print on demand — POD also received a recent mention on this blog. (Snurched from Charles Tan.)
Mars is Heaven — At least, if Heaven is rusty and full of craters. APOD has a terrific image of Victoria Crater, from rover Opportunity.
Measuring the Polar Meltdown — A team in Greenland tracks reality's liberal bias.
WW III — Bush tries to make sure the Base is scared enough to keep voting Republican. (Gotta have some reason, after all.)
America's Broken-Down Army — An old link from last spring which I just ran across, talking about abbreviated training and rushed deployments. Money shot:
"They can get desert training elsewhere," spokesman Tony Snow said Feb. 28, "like in Iraq."Now that's what I call supporting the troops.