*** NewOrleans has quit IRC (Excess Flood)
^matthew: Some of John Bolton's more revealing edits.
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."
^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.
^matthew: The Venezuelan government is reported to be planning to insist that all private banks appoint two state representatives to their board.
^matthew: President Bush has admitted that the initial response was "not acceptable".
^matthew: By Sidney Blumenthal, not as foreign a viewpoint as hoped.
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.
aminorex: Argue with that, 'kay?
aminorex: "like raiiiiiin on your wedding day"
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"