NewsHog: Just imagine if sanity ruled the White House
F.A.I.R.: The most important lesson about the Iraq War for reporters was perhaps the simplest one: Don't assume the White House is telling the truth. It's a lesson that many reporters seem to be forgetting now that U.S. officials are escalating their claims about Iran's role in Iraq. At least somebody noticed that the justifications for attacking Iran are on shaky ground
The Intersection: Report from the Waxman Hearings on the Bush administration's political interference in, and misrepresentation of science. More here, and here. Indeed, it's a whole New Investigation Season!
The Satirical Political Report: Bush/Cheney beat Gore again--on Oscar nominations!
HOLY CRAP: Americans want less religious influence in politics...maybe that's why Senate Chaplain Barry C. Black has canceled his scheduled appearance at a Christian evangelical conference after he was pictured with columnist Ann Coulter and other prominent conservatives in a brochure promoting the event...Apparently, the Southern Baptist Convention has a double standard on gay-friendly literature...School board chickens out over wingnut history teacher...Reverend Moon is not only the owner of The Washington Times and Insight (which brought you the Obama/ madrassa smear), he's also part of a shark poaching ring...