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   "Simply stated, there is no doubt that Saddam Hussein now has weapons of mass destruction."
Dick Cheney 8/26/2002

     "We know for a fact that there are weapons there."
Ari Fleischer 1/9/2003

     "There is no doubt that the regime of Saddam Hussein possesses weapons of mass destruction."
Gen. Tommy Franks 3/22/2003

     "We know where they are. They are in the area around Tikrit and Baghdad."
Donald Rumsfeld 3/30/2003

     "We have sources that tell us that Saddam Hussein recently authorized Iraqi field commanders to use chemical weapons."
George W. Bush 2/8/2003

     "Intelligence gathered by this and other governments leaves no doubt that the Iraq regime continues to possess and conceal some of the most lethal weapons ever devised."
George W. Bush 3/17/2003


Wednesday, November 26, 2003

Neil Bush stories bottom this column

FBI says it hasn't spied on protesters


Lady Liberty to America: Can you spare a dime?
New York passing the hat to help statue reopen The landmark has been closed because of security concerns since the 9/11 terror attacks - and while the feds dole out millions in homeland security funds to out-of-harm's way states like Wyoming, they haven't forked over enough dough to reopen the nation's most enduring symbol of freedom.


Thanksgiving: the most plumber-ful time of the year Thanksgiving has become far and away the busiest time of the year for plumbers trying to take out what nature - or good sense - never intended to be put in [pipes].



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Burden of Guard, Reservists to double in Iraq Nearly 40 percent of the American forces in Iraq will be from the National Guard and Reserve after the Pentagon completes a massive switchout of troops starting in January

Widow: Soldier husband 'did not die in vain' Army Spc. Genaro Acosta, killed in early November when his vehicle ran over a pair of homemade bombs in Iraq, was laid to rest with full military honors Tuesday at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery.

US pays up for fatal Iraq accidents Over 10,000 claims but families must waive rights

Sen. Hillary Clinton to spend Thanksgiving with troops in Afghanistan, then visit Iraq "This administration is run by people who have been obsessed with Saddam Hussein for more than a decade," Clinton said. "And the fact that they could have been so poorly informed and prepared raises a lot of serious questions about the decisions they are making now."

Families enlist to help one another As more reservists and guardsmen head to Iraq, relatives find comfort together

Attacks on U.S. forces decline
insurgents are increasingly targeting Iraqis working with the U.S.-led coalition in an effort to intimidate them


Delta agent hands over cat popsicle, shrugs, walks away "She said the man in Greensboro came up to her, handed her the kennel and just said, 'Here's your [frozen] cat, we don't know what happened' and he turned around and walked off.'"


Dying Houston boy's birthday spoiled by toy thief

Plague researcher case jury breaks for holiday A Texas Tech University researcher set off a bioterrorism scare when he lied about misplacing 30 vials of the deadly plague bacteria

Gays Respond: 'I Do,' 'I Might' and 'I Won't' The response by gay couples to last week's ruling by Massachusetts' highest court that same-sex couples should be allowed to marry has been hardly monolithic.

Crazy Horse Memorial reaches milestone Workers this month completed blocking out the upper half of the 22-story high horse's head on the world's largest sculpture. Crazy Horse Memorial website HERE

Aussie mental patient goes on bulldozer rampage


Fasting fakir flummoxes physicians Doctors and experts are baffled by an Indian hermit who claims not to have eaten or drunk anything for several decades - but is still in perfect health.


Israelis seize dancing Saddam and bin Laden dolls

Glen Campbell apologizes after DUI arrest

Countdown to extinction for world's great apes

Jacko accuser's payout past

Jacko accuser doing poorly The cancer kid in the Michael Jackson sex scandal is sick again and living in poverty without even a bed to sleep in - while the star's handlers vowed yesterday to crush anyone who maligns the self-styled King of Pop.


1 Brother Neil Bush a babe magnet In court depositions taken in March and just released, the 48-year-old Bush said the babes knocked on his hotel door looking for fun and he, being a big-hearted Texan, merely obliged.
2 Bush brother's divorce reveals sex romps Neil Bush, younger brother of President Bush, detailed lucrative business deals and admitted to engaging in sex romps with women in Asia in a deposition taken in March as part of his divorce from now ex-wife Sharon Bush.
3 Rick Casey, Houston Chronicle 11/15/2003 Neil Bush topic of Taiwan flap




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