Vol. IX, No. 1, January 2003

Here's to a better year for all of us....


by Jonathan Wallace

The Bush administration is, speaking metaphorically, the President's face: one of those faces where every reaction to a new fact-- surprise, doubt, distrust, confusion, and, finally, revelation--is visible in the expression.

Wayne Grytting's American Newspeak: The Great American Newspeak Quiz

According to the Army, what is a "pre-dawn vertical insertion"? (Hint: the answer is family - appropriate.)

How to Live With the NIMBY Syndrome
by Sy Schechtman

Self centeredness is also an ancient and honorable emotional reflex.

WOMD and American Idol
by Bob Wilson

Thanks to a general mishandling of foreign policy during the previous decade, it appears that the threat of attack on US interests as well as our cities and population has never been greater.

A Lott of Stupidity
By Evan Maloney

At best, Lott's comments show that he does not possess the political acumen required to lead one of the two major parties in the U.S. Senate.

Will There Ever be a Generation X President? :
by Auren Hoffman

We might never have a President of our own.

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