News Late Morning News
posted by November 23 at 10:21 AMon
Bush Pardons Turkey: Today the bird, tomorrow Rumsfeld, Cheney, and Rice?
Some Things Are Looking Up In Iraq: Sadly it’s the civilian death toll.
More Civilian Dead: The previous story was written before today’s car bombs went off in Baghdad, which added at least 150 souls to the death toll in the deadliest attack since the start of the war.
Do As We Say, Not As We Do: The Catholic Church, which wants gays to be celibate, still having trouble getting their own priests to honor their vows of celibacy.
In Other Catholic News: With 25,00,000 dead of AIDS and 43,500,000 million infected with HIV the pope is now consideringójust consideringósoftening the church’s stance on condom usage. Go tell your dead friends!
Flying During the Holidays: Something to be avoided at all costs.
Manhattan’s Balloon Fetishists Rejoice: Wind and rain forces Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade organizers to drag massive balloons practically along the ground, grazing the heads of spectators.
Jon Flushes John: Jon Stewart’s Daily Show gets Google to cancel the YouTube account of John Aravosis of Americablog. Is $500-a-share-Google destroying YouTube? That’s what John says.
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