After promising evidence of Iraqi weapons etc. at Colin Powell’s presentation to the UN, the man himself says there is no ‘smoking gun’.
The next round of Dubya’s budget involves more tax cuts and more money for the military. The military budget will account for 13.5% of spending. Wasn’t it spending on the arms race that crippled the USSR’s economy and brought it down?
I could only watch little bits of the programme before getting freaked out, but I did catch the bit where he admitted to inviting young boys into his bed.
In the playground the kids goad each other into doing supid things, and occasionally people get hurt as a result. I’m sure there are a few deaths every year as a result. Now, through the power of the Internet, you can do it remotely. Participants in an internet chat persuaded a fellow poster to take so many drugs he killed himself. Police feel that he took the drugs of his own accord and the others aren’t really responsible, but you can bet they’re living in fear of the lawsuit that’s bound to come.
Herald Sun: Saddam’s bodyguard warns of secret arsenal. So, are the weapons inspectors going to get this information, or is the US just going to say his word is good enough and go ahead with the war?