6/6: Morning Communique
CITY PAGES BLOGS AND NEWS
It's World Cup 24/7 with Paul Demko at Live Nude Weblog.
What can't Diablo Cody do? She'll be singing at the Dinkytowner tonight. Details at Pussy Ranch.
Over a 5½-year period ending in 2005, members of Congress and their aides took at least 23,000 trips -- valued at almost $50 million -- financed by private sponsors, many of them corporations, trade associations and nonprofit groups with business on Capitol Hill.
The Pentagon has decided to omit from new detainee policies a key tenet of the Geneva Convention that explicitly bans "humiliating and degrading treatment," according to knowledgeable military officials.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Penelope Freeh is a dancer with the James Sewell Ballet and blogs on the art form at Barefootblogger: thoughts on dance.
Follow step-by-step as a comic book geek makes the ultimate "Thing" costume made from real rock.
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FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"George is doing a hell of a job during very difficult times, more power to him. Screw all them people who don't like him."
-- Beleaguered Sin City actor Mickey Rourke, defending President Bush over the war in Iraq