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Baghdad Jan. 7, 2006
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She has been a good guest on my program. One of the very, very few to travel outside the Green Zone to do actual reporting.
Her Letter From Baghdad 2005

 




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Wed Feb 8 2006
Hit count for 2005 was 24-million-plus


Gary Martin, Express-News Washington Bureau
Border cops begging for reinforcements
Federal and state law enforcement agents testified that agencies are undermanned, and agents and deputies are working with severe budget challenges as violence spills over the Rio Grande into Texas

James Pinkerton, Houston Chronicle
Nuevo Laredo newspaper intimidated by drug cartels
"..at El Mañana newspaper headquarters, riddled with bullets from Monday night's attack, editors ... planned to back off even further from any hard-hitting reporting on the drug cartels that are battling for control of their city.."

Alfred Corchado, Dallas News
In border newsroom, bullets and prayers
The latest incident comes as two warring drug cartels fight a bloody battle for control of the Interstate 35 corridor used to transport drugs across the border into the United States.

Young (unqualified) Bush appointee is bailed out of NASA
George C. Deutsch, the young presidential appointee at NASA who told public affairs workers to limit reporters' access to a top climate scientist and told a Web designer to add the word "theory" at every mention of the Big Bang, resigned yesterday, agency officials said. Mr. Deutsch's resignation came on the same day that officials at Texas A&M University confirmed that he did not graduate from there, as his résumé on file at the agency asserted.

email bull
Brad,
... So, score another one for the bloggers and the Internet. I wish the real journalists would do as well when they are handed the bull**** they just print verbatim from the White House.
Virginia

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Blogger will be on my program today from Oxford, U.K.


Britney Spears defends driving with baby on lap

President Carter's remark at King funeral service:
talking about the Kings: "It was difficult for them then personally, with the civil liberties of both husband and wife violated as they became the target of secret government wiretaps." The crowd cheered as Bush (under fire for a secret wiretapping program) smiled weakly.
Ten-Foot Poll on Jimma Cottuh --- RESULT
posted Wed Feb 8 2006
What do you think of Jimma Cottuh criticizing "secret government wiretappings" right in front of President Bush at Coretta King's memorial service?
Fine, courageous move
156-
33%
Very inappropriate in that circumstance
310-
67%
Total votes 466-
 

Can Expedia.com guy make real estate agents obsolete?
Providing a home's history, including all past sales transactions, tax assessments and other details, should help put buyers and sellers on better footing during a real estate transaction, Barton says.

Hybrid cars can quietly sneak up on pedestrians

Tax scams which IRS already knows about