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The Battle of New Orleans

In John Bolton's World

^matthew: Some of John Bolton's more revealing edits.
seti: There is no place for actual human beings in John Bolton's world.

An impressive interview with NO mayor Ray Nagin


Scientists harness the power of pee

Mayor to feds: 'Get off your asses'

coderman: "New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin blasted the slow pace of federal and state relief efforts in an expletive-laced interview with local radio station WWL-AM."
coderman: this guy sounds pissed off. he should be. why aren't more people pissed off?


^matthew: Anti-rape "condom," worn like a tampon, hooks onto the rapist's skin, allowing the victim time to escape and helping to identify perpetrators.
fridge: Great, so not only will women be raped, they'll be brutally mutilated in retaliation


^matthew: The Venezuelan government is reported to be planning to insist that all private banks appoint two state representatives to their board.
^matthew: Analysts say that the government's chosen bank appointees would be there to ensure loans and other money flows are more determined by left-leaning political considerations rather than pure financial gain factors.
^matthew: This idea I like.

Europe to send oil aid to U.S.

aminorex: Stooges

The New Orleans riverfront has been hit by a series of massive blasts, and fires are raging in the area.

^matthew: President Bush has admitted that the initial response was "not acceptable".

Guardian UK on how Katrina became such an unmitigated disaster

^matthew: By Sidney Blumenthal, not as foreign a viewpoint as hoped.

Shoot-to-kill orders for New Orleans

kp^: A DETACHMENT of 300 Arkansas National Guard troops have landed in anarchic New Orleans, with the authorisation to shoot and kill "hoodlums", Louisiana Governor Kathleen Blanco said.
b0at: a number of police officers, who had lost everything in flooding after Hurricane Katrina which roared ashore last Monday, had handed in their badges, unwilling to take the fight to looters.

"Until you stop the bombing, gassing, imprisonment and torture of my people, we will not stop"

aminorex: Argue with that, 'kay?
b0at: I would, but I left my sticks and stones in my other pants.

Fuck Yeah America Song!!

kp^: nsfw

Optical Illusions with sound

Tradition has it that Nero fiddled while Rome burned


Morgellons' disease becoming "epidemic"


The aftermath of the "Rose Revolution"

Turkish novelist faces charges for saying that some topics were considered off-limits in Turkey

aminorex: "like raiiiiiin on your wedding day"

Pentagon defends holding journalists prisoner without charges

By supporting war the Democrats demonstrate their backbone.

aminorex: "ar from being cowardly, the Dems are showing considerable spine in standing up to the anti-war constituency that routinely does the leg work and contributes the dollars to elect them"

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