"Also, former House Leader Dennis Hastert "was" No. 1 on the list to be the next U.S. Ambassador to Japan. Sources now tell us that he has removed himself from that list after the Ethics Committees findings that he bore some responsibility in the cover-up of (or lack of curiosity about) the Mark Foley page scandal. That's stuff he'd rather not have aired via Senate confirmation hearings."
* ava: "Christmas at War" - 2mins.
* a white xmas? in melbourne? in the middle of the worst drought in 1000 years? wtf?
not global warming.