Arafat in bad shape:
Yasser Arafat collapsed and briefly lost consciousness Wednesday night, as his persistent two-week illness took a sudden turn for the worse. Aides urgently summoned doctors from Jordan and the 75-year-old Palestinian leader's wife was heading from Paris to be by his side.
Steyn on Iraq:
... the ludicrous defeatism over what's at worst a partial success is unbecoming to a great nation. If the present Democratic-media complex had been around earlier, America would never have mustered the will to win World War II or, come to that, the Revolutionary War. There would be no America. You'd be part of a Greater Canada, with Queen Elizabeth on your coins and government health care.
NZ Bear organized the "Heroes For Bush" blogburst. A bit too partisan for my taste, so I did a Buffyverse poll. Results below.
Mmmmh? I'm one of those "Limey assholes", remember?
Sunlight is a problem, and then there's the thing where I'm dead... Hold on, maybe I could vote in Michigan?
Why vote? What's the point? In the grand scheme of things, my vote doesn't make a difference... and I shouldn't talk like that