Will Iraq Extradite Rumsfeld for Aiding and Abetting Saddam?

Now, as I previously stated, I am no expert in Iraqi law, but it seems to me that Mr. Rumsfeld and other former officials of the Reagan administration, with full knowledge of Saddam’s murderous and thuggish tendencies, enabled him to purchase the very chemicals and helicopters that he would later use to massacre the Kurds […]

Official Google Blog: How we came up with year-end Zeitgeist data

The Zeitgeist is “the spirit of time.” This is why when we come up with the lists of top searches on Google.com for 2006, we do not simply retrieve the most frequently-searched terms for the period — the truth is, they don’t change that much from year to year. This list would be predominated by […]

Time magazines 50 Coolest Websites (2006)

A look at the 50 Coolest Websites. With links to all of them. Digg is on there. Zillow too. Myspace YouTube Pandora and the Snap search also made the list. If you haven’t checked these sites out yet…. who are you? and what are you doing here? Please leave a message after the tone. read […]

Cool Star Wars Graffiti: I Am Your Father

Really cool looking star-wars inspired graffiti done on mangy old thug-corners. You see now, there is a star-wars nerd among everybody..even hooligans and crooks who lurk in the shadows. read more | digg story

U.S. Govt tortures Americans

Donald Vance, a 29-year-old Navy veteran from Chicago, was a whistle-blower who tipped off the F.B.I. to suspicious activity at the company where he worked, including possible weapons trafficking. He was arrested and held for 97 days — shackled and blindfolded, prevented from sleeping by blaring music and round-the-clock lights. read more | digg story

Hidden Camera Exposes Illegal Search by Police

A driver who wishes to remain anonymous has used a hidden camera mounted in the dash of his car to record instances with police as a protection against potential harassment or any violation of rights. He was pulled over in a 2002 incident which reveals an illegal search by police recorded on his camera. The […]

GAO – Status of the DOD’s Iraq Reconstruction Program

14 page report by the Government Accountability Office sent to the Congressional Committees and the Secretaries of State and Defense. Check out page 7 (figure 2). Larger version of the graph here. read more | digg story

I’m Time Magazine’s Person of The Year! (and so are you!)

YOU were named TIME magazine ‘Person of the Year’ Saturday for the explosive growth and influence of user-generated Internet content such as ‘blogs’, video-file sharing site YouTube and social network MySpace… You — YES, YOU — beat out candidates including Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, China’s President Hu Jintao, North Korean leader Ki read more | digg story

White House doesn’t want the press to know who visits vice president

The Bush administration asked an appeals court Wednesday to overrule a federal judge and allow the White House to keep secret any records of visitors to Vice President Dick Cheney’s residence and office. To make the visitor records public would be an “unprecedented intrusion into the daily operations of the vice presidency,” said the DoJ. […]

Have you ever wondered where the government spends all your money?

This giant detailed graph shows exactly where all your hard earned tax dollars are spent. Did you know the army spent 638 million dollars on bullets for 2007, and 10.2 BILLION on missile defense but only 11 million for the Office of Government Ethics? LOL pretty awesome. This is all income tax, it does not […]