April 30, 2007 … the last day of the 4th deadliest month since the war in Iraq started more than 4 years ago. At the current casualty rate, 2007 will likely be the deadliest year since the war began for American soldiers.
The top two stories on the New York Times at the moment: Georgia and Russia Nearing All-Out War – NYTimes.com As Russia moved in more forces and continued aerial bombing, it appeared determined to occupy the breakaway regions of South Ossetia and Abkhazia. In Phelps’s First Event, Gold Medal and a World Record – NYTimes.com […]
JEZUS-EIK, Belgium—Rudi Coel scowled at the sight of the Thai restaurant advertising "Takeaway." "We’re in Flanders, so that should say ‘Meenemengerechten,’ " said the 50-year-old social worker, using the proper Dutch word. The euro zone is in turmoil, and Belgium’s heavy government debts are drawing comparisons with those of Greece. But the main issue before […]
YouTube – Cheney ’94: Invading Baghdad Would Create Quagmire C-SPAN