"I've just returned from a lunch with the Israeli ambassador to the United States, hosted by the Israel Project, which reinforced just how quickly this situation could escalate into an all out war in the Middle East. The ambassador was introduced by Congressman Brad Sherman (D), who set the tone by declaring that the only way you could think Israel's actions were disproportionate were if you thought they "should be doing more.""* hows this for a wapo A1 headline: "Beyond the Poll Numbers, Voter Doubts About Clinton"
'parently clinton must be like george bush and refuses to listen to the polls. she's the decideratoress.
* rimone has the
"in their neverending battle to protect our moral values or whatever, this childish decree comes down from on high: FCC Combing Air Tapes for Dirty Words: ‘In its continuing crackdown on on-air profanity, the FCC has requested numerous tapes from broadcasters that might include vulgar remarks from unruly spectators, coaches and athletes at live sporting events, industry sources said…’lemme tell a brief story. i was watching the beeb a month ago when those
note to the FCC and its puritanical ilk — don’t watch TV in the UK, EVer. and forget about that ‘profanity OK only after 9PM’ shit and turn on your TV before then — there’s a very good chance you’ll be in for the shock of your lives when your fam’bly values-based morality plummets and y’all find yourselves feeling funny down there and forced to run wild through British streets when the stray ’shit’ or ‘fuck’ or bare breast pierces your veil of tender sensibility. on a more personal note, it’s a sad situation when i, of all people, come off as being more mature than the powers that be, but hey."
I haven't heard whether or not baby jeebus is dead yet.
(btw - i loved 'fam’bly')