Tread wire on jaded memory

Blackwater is changing their name … to Xe. So much for forgettable and hard to track…..

The Justice Department cops to Bush era State Secrets Privilege … again.

The stimulus package (hah) – breaks down this way, itemized by department or organization. Though I’m still waiting for the House GOP to snivel, wipe their noses on their sleeves, pick up their dump trucks and leave the sandbox.

An interesting piece on Fraud Enforcement – it does advocate some band aids but notes similarities with the S&L crisis of the 1980s. That thinking sounds familiar. 😉

On the flip side of that, the New York Times posts an article in (some) defence of Tim Geithner.

The LA Times wants to know Where’s the Transparency?

Grab your end of days hats, University of Maryland researchers have finished genome sequencing all known strains of the common cold. We’ll see what comes of it.

Banks agree to moratorium on foreclosers – what, do they want a cookie for being good boys and girls?


~ by Auntie Ranty on February 13, 2009.

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