The Original American Malcontent

Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms of government those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny.

Thursday, July 14, 2005

Random News

Don't Bogart that Lollipot
Jordan Smith
From the recent official frenzy over the sale of cannabis-flavored lollipops, gum, bonbons, and other candies, you might think the confections were new products, that they might contain one of the psychoactive compounds found in marijuana, and that they are illegal.

Is Rove Going Down?
Arianna Huffington
How is it that the second most powerful man in America is about to take a fall and the mainstream media are largely taking a pass? Could it be that the fear of Karl Rove and this White House is so great that not even the biggest of the media big boys are willing to take them on? Does the answer to that one go without saying?

Mr. Rove and the Access of Evil
Greg Palast
The only thing more evil, small-minded and treacherous than the Bush Administration's jailing Judith Miller for a crime the Bush Administration committed, is Judith Miller covering up her Bush Administration "source."

Panel Finds Misinformation in White House Web Site on Teenagers
Dan Eggen and Charles Babington
Negative Messages About Gays, Sex, Single Parents Criticized, as Well as Lack of Information on Alcohol

Senators Propose Curbs on Patriot Act
Dan Eggen and Charles Babington
Specter-Feinstein Bill Would Limit Warrants, Wiretaps in Terror Probes


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