The Apocalypse Watch
Another 47 bodies found in Baghdad in 24 hours, apparent victims of torture and sectarian execution.
Peacekeepers are about to leave Darfur, which is expected to accelerate the ongoing genocide that may very well kill millions of people before it's over.
The Taliban is gaining strength again in Afghanistan.
The melting of the sea ice in the Arctic, the clearest sign so far of global warming, has taken a sudden and enormous leap forward, in one of the most ominous developments yet in the onset of climate change, says the Independent. Said the New York Times: Scientists have long suspected that the recent melting of Arctic Ocean ice in the summer might be a result of heat-trapping gases building up in the atmosphere. But yesterday NASA scientists reported that higher temperatures and a retreat of the sea ice over the last two winters offered new evidence that the gases were influencing the region’s climate.
A Defining Moment for America says the Washington Post: The president goes to Capitol Hill to lobby for torture.
The Bushites are updating their plans to bomb Iran.
Gone But Not Forgotten.1 - Ceramic bowl bought at a thrift store. This is the only photo I can find, though it doesn't show its unique slightly askew shape very well. I had to resc...
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