4/14: Morning Communique

THESE DAYS

Wal-Mart has filed a federal lawsuit over a warped version of its logo appearing on T-shirts with the word "Wal-ocaust" in blue over an Iron Eagle clutching a yellow smiley face.

The American Civil Liberties Union filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday challenging the U.S. Air Force Reserves's discharge of a decorated major and flight nurse who had been in a lesbian relationship for several years.

After decades of upgrades to a fleet of notoriously cramped Sikorsky VH-3 Sea Kings, the White House has tasked Lockheed Martin with a dramatic, $6.1 billion makeover of Marine One.

MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY

Choose which television programs Aric McKeown should watch and he'll watch them, then post his reviews at Make Me Watch TV.

[Minnesota-based blog directory]

TIME WASTERS

Map Gallery of Religion in the United States

Former Vice President Al Gore discusses the impact of global warning in the Davis Guggenheim-directed documentary An Inconvenient Truth.

FREEDOM OF SPEECH

"We cannot continue to ignore repeated publications that defame Poland."

-- Jan Kasprzyk, a Culture Ministry official, discussing Poland's attempt to change the name of the Auschwitz concentration camp in Poland to "The Former Nazi German Concentration Camp of Auschwitz"

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