wolfowitz on charlie rose now
finally he says it. "this was always going to be a permanent war. sorry i didnt mention it sooner."
rip charles nelson riley, maker of ribald ripostes.
the universe is history.
winged migration pbs at 8pm.
Take A Dip:>)
A branch of May…


contains a Summer Tanager, presaging the change of seasons…

Jeff Cohen, the founder of Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting, argues that Fox, CNN, and MSNBC often fail to cover the most pressing stories.

In Cable News Confidential he argues that all too often, these major cable news channels fail to cover the most pressing stories.

Endangered, hunted, smuggled and now abandoned, 5,000 of the world's rarest animals have been found drifting in a deserted boat near the coast of China.
The pangolins, Asian giant turtles and lizards were crushed inside crates on a rickety wooden vessel that had lost engine power off Qingzhou island in the southern province of Guangdong. Most were alive, though the cargo also contained 21 bear paws wrapped in newspaper.

According to conservation groups, the haul was discovered on one of the world's most lucrative and destructive smuggling routes: from the threatened jungles of south-east Asia to the restaurant tables of southern China.

Strawberry Shortcake.....one of life greatest inventions.....IN JOY
sam cooke legend / wliw 8 pm this thursday
Rosemary Roasted Leg of Lamb from the victory garden
Summer of Love: Art of the Psychedelic Era”
some people have all the luck
biking through the holland tunnel
the cost of the war
But after work began last fall on this installation, one of his most ambitious, it became increasingly more complex under Mr. Büchel’s direction; the $160,000 budget doubled; and relations between the artist and the museum degenerated into an angry standoff, according to Joseph C. Thompson, the museum’s director. Now, after months of frustration, the museum has decided to take an extraordinary step: On Saturday it will open the doors to the show anyway, without Mr. Büchel’s permission or cooperation.
whales have resumés? or perhaps I have dyslexia.
where evil dwells

i rehydrate daily with arizona green tea. its total junk. my brother gets this stuff : tea's tea. yummy and no corn syrup.
darwin finches

Darwin's drawings of variant heads and beaks among Galapagos finches

darwins letters debut online
Sun Ra - Space Is The Place film on YouTube.
Leading US conservative evangelist Rev Jerry Falwell has died in hospital in Virginia after being found unconscious in his office
New wine blog from a friend of Matt Yglesias. Not sure about the quality, but probably worth a look at least.