June 12th, 2006

the only earth?

USA-Czech Republic?

Anyone watching USA's first World Cup game tomorrow morning? I think I'll try to check it out from the Spitfire Grill* (2219 4th Ave). The game's at 9 am PDT and they have wi-fi, just in case you need to "work" during the morning.

* Seattlest had good things to say about the place [#] and it sounds less insane that the George and Dragon.
the only earth?

in the news

Just as I was thinking about that Michael Winterbottom movie and getting angry about how no one was talking about the hundreds of people still being held in Guantánamo, some of the prisoners killed themselves to bring the issue back into the press.
Democrats in the United States said little, apparently concerned about appearing to be sympathizing with detainees who could turn out to have significant terrorist connections. [nyt]
Way to go unnamed democrats.
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