Sunday, October 02, 2005

It is about time.

It is about time that blogger came back up. One hour my ass, more like three.


I will just throw some headlines out there with an excerpt and (possibly) an insightful comment.

Army chief says guilt factor is hitting morale

BRITAIN'’S top soldier says the army'’s morale and its ability to attract new recruits have been suffering because people see the armed forces as "“guilty by association"” with Tony Blair'’s decision to go to war in Iraq.
Possible agenda driven BS

DeLay steps aside to fight indictment
The Republican leadership in Congress was thrown into disarray...

Societies worse off 'when they have God on their side'
RELIGIOUS belief can cause damage to a society, contributing towards high murder rates, abortion, sexual promiscuity and suicide, according to research published today.
Total BS
NASA Moon Mission Nothing But a 'Pumped-up Show'
After portraying its abysmal handling of the Iraq War and Hurricane Katrina like the “minor disappointment of an incorrect weather forecast,” the Bush Administration has come up with something new to focus American minds. According to this article from France’s Liberation, the strategy now is to make people forget with plans for ‘Apollo on Steroids.’
Complete BS

Wave Goodbye to the Bush Era
Not only has the incompetence of the Bush Administration becoming painfully obvious to the American people, according to this op-ed article from Egypt’s Al-Ahram, ‘It seems that American sanity itself is beginning to totally break down -- melt down, or disappear.’

America's Dangerously Fragile Social Order
A breakdown of law and order bubbles just beneath the surface of American society. This ironic op-ed from the State-run China Daily asks: If rape, robbery, murder and disorder is what happens after a well-anticipated natural disaster, what is likely to occur after a major terrorist attack?
This answers itself, but BS

Taiwanese Threaten to Sue America for NOT Invading
A group of political parties, NGOs and political activists in Taiwan say that given the outcome of the Second World War, under international law the island nation is the responsibility of the United States government. And according to this article from Taiwan’s China Post, if Washington refuses to respond, they may take legal action against it.

Multinationals, Hollywood and War
The real power in the world today is not in the hands of the State, but in those who manipulate the State for their own purposes, chiefly in order to perpetuate war and chaos. According to this op-ed article from El Heraldo of Honduras, the power of Hollywood to serve these interests is well-demonstrated by the star-struck President of Honduras, Ricardo Maduro.

U.S. Has Nothing to Fear from China
China believes that the United States seeks to stifle its development in an effort to maintain its dominant position. Assuring Americans that the Middle Kingdom, “is in no position, nor does it have the ambition, to challenge the United States,” this article from China’s State-run People’s Daily rebuts American fears, point-by-point.
Written by... CHINA

U.S. Plans Pre-Emptive Nuclear Attack on North Korea
Pyongyang says that a new document released by the Pentagon called, ‘the Doctrine for Joint Nuclear Operations’ changes the circumstances under which U.S. commanders would be permitted to use nuclear weapons, which, according to North Korea’s State news agency, fits into Washington’s plans to disarm North Korea at six-party talks and then attack it with nuclear weapons.

America 'Kidnaps' the United Nations Summit
The Summit for the 60th Anniversary of the United Nations was ‘a grotesque farce' that failed to address almost all of the pressing issues facing humanity. What or who is the culprit of all this, you might ask? According to this article from Mexico's La Jornada, it was ‘the arrogance of the Everlasting Vacationer's government.

Wasn't there something here at one point?

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