*PHEW*! Middle of the week...you made it! Now it's just a jump to the left...
- Somalia. Sande alerts us to the similarities between Somalia and Iraq. The key word? Chaos.
- A bit of a scoop from NYC Educator: Rudy Giuliani hates "socialized medicine" run by government. Then why was his prostate cancer treated under a government healthcare program?
- His Vorpal Sword reminds us that Scott Beauchamp is not the first soldier harassed by right wingers for speaking truth about Iraq. Another kind of war porn.
- Finally, the Weblog Awards are winding down. I know John would never toot his own horn, but that won't stop me from tooting it for him....wait, that didn't come out right. Anyway, you can vote for Crooks and Liars here, for Best Video Blog. And so long as you're in a voting mood, please vote for my blog, Simply Left Behind, here, if you like the job I've been doing with the Round Up.
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