Mike's Blog Roundup

MediaBloodhound: When it comes to counting heads in an anti-war demonstration, or dead bodies in a war zone, the mainstream media can be counted upon to be either vague or flat wrong.

Democracy Now! Our mercenaries in Iraq: Blackwater Inc. and Bush's surge

State of the Day: More mind-bending rhetoric from Darth Cheney. This time, Newsweek provides the megaphone.

Truly Equal: Diary of a Guantanamo attorney

NPR Check: There is something exceedingly perverse about NPR's zeal for "bipartisanship" in the wake of the November 2006 elections

The Vanity Press: Apparently, it's no longer all right for people who've served in the Army to go back to civilian life. 


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