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Entries by Al Eisele from 02/2006

Tony Blair's Bad Week

| Posted 02.05.2006 | Huffington Post

British Prime Minister Tony Blair was reminded once again last week that there's definitely a downside to being a staunch supporter of President Bush's Iraq war policy.

Betty Friedan: Just one of the fellows

| Posted 02.13.2006 | Huffington Post

I'm one of the few people who could call Betty Friedan "just one of the fellows" and get away with it. That's because we were both Fellows at the Ins...

John Dingell: Longevity Legend

| Posted 02.17.2006 | Politics
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Dingell has served under ten presidents and nine Speakers of the House. "I hope I'm still here in 2009," he says, "but God and my constituents will decide that."

Nuking Merriam-Webster

| Posted 02.18.2006 | Politics
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Go ahead. Call the folks at Merriam-Webster and tell them to change it. It's "noo-ku-ler," not "noo-klee-er."

Terrorists' Appointment in Samarra: The Civil War in Iraq

| Posted 02.22.2006 | Huffington Post

If anybody still believes that civil war isn't already a fact of life in Iraq, the events of the past few days should certainly disabuse them of that misguided notion.