A short recon of what’s out there that might draw your attention.
Blackfive writes U of Illinois Editor Suspended Over Cartoons: “This morning, I heard this story on the radio about the editor of the student newspaper at the University of Illinois, Acton Gorton (a former Soldier), being suspended for publishing the Danish cartoons depicting Mohammed in various forms. The Chicago Tribune has an article about it today:”
Captain Ed of Captain’s Quarters writes Dream City: “Michael Totten visited the Kurd region of Iraq and took some pictures that may surprise people. I know what I picture in my mind when I think of the region, and it's nothing like Totten depicts:”
John Hawkins of Right Wing News writes Dick Cheney is ‘The Godfather’: “Since Dick Cheney accidentally peppered his pal, shot his sidekick, and blasted his buddy, I think we all knew the moment would come when some wacko Democrat would go way over the edge and accuse him attempted murder for nefarious purposes....oh, you didn't know that was coming? Don't you realize how kooky these people are? Geeze....”
Pam at Iraq War Today writes GOP Congressman and Former POW Rips John Murtha: “Amid cheers, whistles and two standing ovations, U.S. Rep. Sam Johnson (R-Texas) took fellow Congressman John Murtha (D-Pa.) and the U.S. media behind the proverbial woodshed for a verbal walloping.”