A leader of the largest Protestant denomination in the United States, and a key political constituency for President Bush, declares "a war for souls under way in Iraq." Bush remains tactfully silent. Let the Crusades begin!
It was bumming me out that so many people wouldn't hear what Howard Dean actually has to say about the future of the United States, its security, and its relationship to the rest of the world. Then I remembered that's what the Internet is for. Here's the speech you have to read if you want to claim to know his views on foreign policy.
On being embarrassed for George W. Bush.
Self proclaimed "anti-idiotarians" threaten the life of a war protester and post his home address and a detailed map on the Web. The protester's crime: Creating a Flash animation honoring those killed in Iraq.
Blogger Mark Kleiman manages to find some humor in California's dismal situation.