Friday, October 26, 2001

Missile Test Postponement Shows Priority Shift (

What a nasty reason for a good thing to happen. I've been against the missile shield for a long time, and argued that we were put more at risk by worsening relations with China and Russia than by not having a missile shield. Now we've seen another reason we want Russia on our side -- like huge stockpiles of bio- and chemical weapons they could let slip out. Or influence in the 'Stans we need to fight Afghanistan.

Tuesday, October 23, 2001 - Evil Bert

The funniest thing about this story is the Sesame Street press release. These guys take themselves a little too seriously.

Monday, October 22, 2001

The Sunday Times: Bin Laden's 55 brigade

Are they really that good, or are they the latest press-built myth like Iraq's feared Republic Guard.
The Sunday Times: Terrorism

Just when you think that the Taliban are the wackos...