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Bush's Last Days: Partying Like it's 99

Article: Bush's Last Days: Partying Like it's 99

Bush is officially down to his last 99 days in office. It’s hard to tell who’s happier about this: Bush himself or the American people. Two years ago, Bush assured Americans that we would “sprint to the finish,” [blogs.usatoday.com] but he’s made a lot of promises. As the official double-digit days countdown begins, it’s hard…

Debates: Round Two

Article: Debates: Round Two

Barack Obama and John McCain will convene tonight at Belmont University in Nashville for their second round of debates starting at 9pm Eastern. The debate will be in a town hall format in which candidates respond to questions by an audience of undecided voters. McCain has a reputation for thriving in these town hall-style events…

What House?

Article: What House?

Many may be surprised to learn that come November 4, we’ll have to decide more than just who we put in the White House. That’s right, there’s another house in Washington that needs its seats filled—that’s House of Representatives, where every seat is up for grabs this fall. Somehow this fact seems to be as…

Update: The Short Life Of Jose Antonio Guitierrez And I Want To Be A Pilot

Article: Update: The Short Life Of Jose Antonio Guitierrez And I Want To Be A Pilot

UPDATE: I WANT TO BE A PILOT is a 2006 award winning Kenyan – Mexican short film documentary directed by Diego Quemada-Diez. The film won some seven awards worldwide including at the Los Angeles Film Festival.

This Week's BIG IDEAS Webisode: DRIVE

Article: This Week's BIG IDEAS Webisode: DRIVE

On May 22nd, the theme on THE GREEN is “DRIVE”. Of consummate importance to nearly all Americans, driving motor vehicles has been central to the fulfillment of the “American Dream”. The road trip is a classic tradition that is still going strong today. Now that fossil fuels are tied together with terrorism, the war in…