As for other news … hmmm … I may be just too nervous to come up with any. It’s gonna be a LONG day!
However, I must note that our Bush-whacked Supreme Court came through with a 5-4 vote upholding Habeas Corpus … yes, even under Bush … and even at Gitmo.
Cusack’s righteous rage over the billions being pocketed in Iraq by companies like Blackwater, Halliburton, and Bechtel is the beating heart of his brilliant War Inc. The film, a corrosive, audaciously funny takedown of the Right’s push toward privatized war, has become a surprise, grassroots-driven hit — despite having almost no ad money behind it.
Finally, we learn that, as a Republican ploy, emasculation gets the insecure white guys every time!
Be careful out there, HollyCornblog!