Fox News, your voice for evil

(via Eschaton) Fox’s bias directed by a daily memo from management: But the roots of FNC’s day-to-day on-air bias are actual and direct. They come in the form of an executive memo distributed electronically each morning, addressing what stories will be covered and, often, suggesting how they should be covered. To the newsroom personnel responsible … Continue reading “Fox News, your voice for evil”

George W. Bush’s Mission Accomplished Lie Revisited

Yesterday, George W. Bush (aka Miserable Failure) blamed the “Mission Accomplish” fiasco on the crew of the USS Lincoln: THE PRESIDENT: Nora, I think you ought to look at my speech. I said, Iraq is a dangerous place and we’ve still got hard work to do, there’s still more to be done. And we had … Continue reading “George W. Bush’s Mission Accomplished Lie Revisited”

Bush’s Press Conference

I’m listening to Miserable Failure‘s press conference. He sounds completely disinterested and disengaged (even more so than usual). His doctors must be messing with is meds… Apparently Iraq is a dangerous place. New Bush word: Suiciders Update: here’s the transcript. Here’s an “interesting” exchange: Q Thank you, Mr. President. You recently put Condoleezza Rice, your … Continue reading “Bush’s Press Conference”

HAFNIUM-178 BOMB: SOME BELIEVE IT, BUT FEW HAVE SEEN IT

(via APS – What’s New by Bob Park – October 24, 2003) Some in the Pentagon apparently choose scientific beliefs the way they choose to be Methodists, or Democrats or Chicago Cubs fans. Claims that the Hf-178 isomer can be triggered to release its stored energy by irradiating it with X-rays found plenty of fans … Continue reading “HAFNIUM-178 BOMB: SOME BELIEVE IT, BUT FEW HAVE SEEN IT”