COURT TV: JonBenet: A Closer Look

A new team of investigators takes a closer look at the murder of JonBenet Ramsey resulting in the identification of a key suspect and pointing away from JonBenet's parents, John and Patsy Ramsey. Sun. 7/31


To hell with the whole Karl Rove story.

AUDIO: The 4400 Theme - "A Place In Time"

War as entertainment: FX's "Over There''

A much-touted television drama about the war in Iraq made its debut in living rooms across America last week. More

Two-Ton Sea Monster Found After Typhoon

Local fishermen have their own ideas about what the animal is and where it came from. More

"The pH Miracle Book"

Forget counting calories, fat grams, and cholesterol. Forget blood pressure, blood sugar, and hormone levels. The single most important health measurement is the pH level in the blood

End The War In Iraq!

Christina adopts weird diet

Christina Aguilera is said to be following an extremely weird diet which is based on the texture and colour of her food.


"You can support the troops but not the president".
-Representative Tom DeLay


"Scuse me while I kiss this guy"

Hendrix 'quit army with gay lie'


Astronomy Picture of the Day

HBO: Bill Maher Special - "I'm Swiss"

Electronic Freedom Foundation caves to vocal tinfoil hat lobby, begins probing laser printer "watermarks"

A Hacker Games the Hotel

A vulnerability in many hotel television infrared systems can allow a hacker to obtain guests' names and their room numbers from the billing system.


1 Million Iraqis say "US Out"!

Maher al-Thanoon of Reuters reports that one thousand Sunni Arabs staged a demonstration outside the Green Zone
"The civility of no race can be perfect whilst another race is degraded. It is a doctrine alike of the oldest and of the newest philosophy, that man is one, and that you cannot injure any member, without a sympathetic injury to all the members"
Ralph Waldo Emerson. 1844

Holy merit badge! Divine retribution?

If God hates gays, why do his harshest punishments, electrocutions, heat waves, hurricanes seem to be directed at antigay bigots? The Boy Scouts should take note.
Scouting is for everyone!


Murdoch's Son Quits, Tired Of The NYC Paper

Lachlan Murdoch, seen as the heir apparent to his 74-year-old father Rupert as head of News Corp., quit the global media giant because he is tired of New York and traveling, an Australian newspaper said on Saturday.

Bush plans 50th ranch trip in 5 years...

Following the Congress in a midsummer exodus, President Bush plans a Texas ranch respite for several weeks, while Supreme Court nominee John Roberts has August to think about Senate confirmation hearings.

Democrats: GOP sweeps troops' needs under rug

Could a dolphin be the way to a woman's heart?

DIAMONDS may be a girl's best friend, but scientists are telling their boyfriends to avoid giving expensive gifts and take them to swim with dolphins or out for a nice meal instead.

Ocean's Species Drop 50 Percent In Last 50 Years...

AT&T Internet service fails in several Western states

36 Senators Warn Bush That Bolton Is “Not Truthful,” Urge Prez. To Not Make Recess Appointment…

The Angry American

Americans are angry: Conservative Americans, Liberal Americans, Democrats, Republicans, loony left-wingers, rabid right-wingers. Young, old, male, female, heterosexual, homosexual: They all have one thing in common – they’re pissed.

Planting trees may create deserts

Planting trees can create deserts, lower water tables and drain rivers, rather than filling them, claims a new report supported by the UK government.

His grass is always greener

Greg Cooper's plastic grass doesn't need mowing, water or chemicals. What it needs is city approval. Code enforcers favor a more natural nature.

8-Mile Circle Of Water Ice On Mars!

The existence of water on Mars raises the prospect that life will one day be found on the planet and boosts plans to send manned missions.


VIDEO: Juliet "Avalon"

Juliet is a stunningly statuesque 24 year old singer from Philadelphia and a total star, combining a unique voice and edgy lyrics with amazing presence and performance ability.

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The 2005 Perseid Meteor Shower

Mars joins the Perseid meteor shower for a beautiful display on August 12th.

Possible geomagnetic storms and auroras next week

As anticipated, an active sunspot group has emerged over the sun's eastern limb, and it is slowly turning to face Earth.

New Depeche Mode Info

Grenade Attack’ On Bush Was Staged!

The leader of the Georgian opposition Labor Party said on Thursday that the grenade attack on U.S. President Bush in Tbilisi on May 10 was prepared and staged by Georgia’s secret services in a bid to improve the image of Georgian President Saakashvili and present him as a staunch fighter for democracy.

Lathe: Faster, Easier, Smaller Files, Better Video

2 Click Video Conversion for Portable Media Devices. Supports PSP, Archos, DVX-Pod, PDA’s, SmartPhones & More.

C-SPAN to Air Nafeez Ahmed's DC Emergency Truth Convergence 9/11 Presention on July 30, 31 & August 1!

Of the more than 350 After Downing Street town hall meetings held across the country on July 23rd (3rd anniversary of the infamous Downing Street Memo), the only one C-SPAN chose to film was the DC Emergency Truth Convergence's Beyond Downing Street Town Hall that featured renowned 9/11 scholar Nafeez Ahmed.


Air America Radio up 140% in LA, eating up Rush Limbaugh’s audience

It turns out that contrary to conservative spin and wishful thinking, Air America, barely a year old, is building an audience and starting to eat in to the market share of conservative talkers who have been around for decades. Continued




The FDA, Vioxx, and crimes against humanity....
The current estimates of the number of people killed outright by Vioxx alone are anywhere from 25,000 to 55,000

MSNBC: Wa. Post indicates 3rd official leaked Plame's cover

Lincoln Park Zoo Welcomes Baby Gorilla

CHICAGO -- Lincoln Park Zoo officials said they were "proud parents" Tuesday as they announced the 47th birth of a western lowland gorilla.

Frist Breaks With Bush on Stem-Cell Bill

A heart-lung transplant surgeon who opposes abortion, Frist said loosening Bush's strict limitations on stem cell research would lead to scientific advances... More

LA Weekly: News: The Bad Doctor Frist was born rich, and got richer — massive federal investigation into how HCA for years had defrauded Medicaid

DNA proves Bigfoot still a big myth

Findings don't dim believer's ardor; Some convinced legendary sasquatch is stalking remote community near Whitehorse

Small plane entered shuttle no-fly zone

The pilot of a small plane that penetrated the no-fly zone around Kennedy Space Center shortly before the space shuttle's launch Tuesday disappeared after being forced to land, Air Force officials said.

Helen Thomas: "The day Dick Cheney is going to run for president, I'll kill myself,"

The newspaper HILL first reported the startling claim on Thursday.


"The Law Firm"

It's not surprising that NBC, desperate for a hit show, would be willing to keep copying "The Apprentice" until the original fades completely. But there is no obvious reason why Mr. Kelley, who created "Ally McBeal," "Picket Fences" and "Boston Public," and most recently, "Boston Legal," on ABC, would want to put his name to a pallid Trump imitation.


Yesterday, Rep. Henry Waxman revealed that DeLay slipped “a $1.5 billion giveaway to the oil industry, Halliburton, and Sugar Land, Texas” into the energy bill.

But it gets worse. The provision was "mysteriously inserted" into the text of the energy bill "after the conference was closed, so members of the conference committee had no opportunity to consider or reject this measure."

More proof that the morals of Tom DeLay has launched an assault on the democratic process.


We have always had a designated enemy. So it is quite natural to ask, in a nuclear war, who will we blast into oblivion?

Bush Senior's Speech about CIA Leakers

“I have nothing but contempt and anger for those who betray the trust by exposing the name of our sources. They are, in my view, the most insidious of traitors.” Video

"Thoughts From Up Here"

This is a daily missive that was created by a Canadian who cares about North American Politics.

Who's Taking Blame for Christian Violence?

Contrary to what some might like to insist, Christianity is not the religion of "an eye for an eye" but it is the religion of Jesus, who refined those earlier directions and distilled the ten commandments into two. One was to "love thy neighbor as thyself." Pretty definitive isn't it? As is the edict of turning the other cheek.

Jessica Simpsons shocking Iraq trip film footage missing

JESSICA SIMPSON wants to know where missing footage of her and husband NICK LACHEY's harrowing trip to Iraq got to - because she thinks Americans would like to see just how bad conditions are there.

Defenders Back Echinacea

A US study claiming that the popular herbal remedy echinacea does not prevent or treat colds has been questioned by Australian specialists in complementary medicine who say the dosage given to volunteers was too low.

What Time Is It?

US: climate deal complements Kyoto

The US today insisted that its surprise announcement last night of a new pact over clean energy technologies with other five countries was not a threat to the Kyoto emissions treaty.

'Dancing with the Stars' changes voting

A day after producers for and judges of the ABC summer hit "Dancing with the Stars" defended "General Hosptial" star Kelly Monaco's win amidst controversy, Stephen McPherson, the network's entertainment president, announced that when the show returns midseason it will be with an additional component -- a results show.

Terror by the Numbers

Random searches are as much about the appearance of safety as safety itself

Caving On CAFTA

The CAFTA vote raises a central question for Dems: What does it mean to be an opposition party?

TAKE ACTION: These rightwingers give me a headache...where's my Tylenol PM?


Mom told to 'fuck off' by Blue Star Mothers for questioning war; Son survived suicide bomb in Iraq...

Comeback For WNEW-FM New York!

Once the city's defining rock station, WNEW in recent years has changed formats frequently, and last year became "Mix 102.7," a rhythm format featuring classic dance tunes.

Mix 102.7's Homepage

On 'Desperate Housewives,' their gay pedigree is showing

Two days after being lavished with Emmy nominations for Desperate Housewives, series creator Marc Cherry appeared before an especially appreciative gathering: Outfest 2005, a gay and lesbian film festival.


Just how did the Brazilian meet his death?

THE family of the Brazilian man shot dead by police at Stockwell ... he did not vault the ticket barrier and was not wearing a "suspicious" padded jacket. ...

Is Iran Being Set Up?

A recent article by Juan Cole depicts Iran as the real victor in the Iraq War. This is because Iran, which Washington officially designates "evil," has been able to establish warm relations with the government ushered into power by U.S. occupation forces in neighboring Iraq.


Bush No-Shows, 300 Scouts Drop

About 300 Boy Scouts were sickened by the heat yesterday while waiting for President George W. Bush to arrive at a memorial service for four Scout leaders who were killed while pitching a tent beneath a power line.

Police Debate if London Plotters Were Suicide Bombers, or Dupes

In recent days, some police officials are increasingly considering the possibility that the men did not plan to commit suicide and were duped into dying.

Utah woman can keep ‘GAYSROK’ license plate

The state has no good reason to prevent Elizabeth Solomon from having that plate — which can be read “Gays are OK” or “Gays Rock” — or another one saying “GAYRYTS,” according to Jane Phan, an administrative law judge with the Utah State Tax Commission.

Teen Sentenced To Clean Up Puke After Vomiting On Teacher

A high school student convicted of vomiting on his Spanish teacher has been ordered to spend the next four months cleaning up anytime someone throws up in a police car.


"The Laverne and Shirley Of Liberal Talk Radio"


Tonight Show: Bill Maher comments on Rove leak, Roberts and other Bush appointments

Maher on Rove: "It's easy to simplify it and just say that Karl Rove is a vicious cut-throat character assassin and that's not true.... he's also a beety-eyed doughy amoral putz."