Entries by John Cole

Perceptions On Iraq

More grim news from Iraq: The police reported finding 87 bodies today scattered around the city, as the wave of reprisal killings in the wake of Sunday’s attack on Shiite civilians appeared to gain steam. Inside the Command The victims, all male, were shot or strangled after being bound and blindfolded. Many of the bodies […]

The Stuff of Movies

This is fascinating: A top toxicologist in the Netherlands said Monday that he believed that Slobodan Milosevic, the former Yugoslav leader, had been manipulating medication to fake a medical condition, a ploy that contributed to his ill heath and may have played a role in the heart attack that caused his death. That theory was […]

Redefining Rock Bottom

Via Memeorandum, I see that Bush’s numbers continue to plummet: President Bush’s job-approval ratings continue to slip, according to a recent Harris Interactive poll, while job-approval ratings for most of his key cabinet members also remain low. Mr. Bush’s current job-approval ratings stand at 36% in March, down from 40% in February and 43% in […]

I SWEAR

I swear I will be back in action tomorrow. You have no idea how much getting sick back then got me behind, and I am finally getting caught up. I have a design meeting on Wednesday, and then I should be done with work for the rest of Spring Break.