Projected Iraq War Costs Soar: "The cost of the war in Iraq will reach $320 billion after the expected passage next month of an emergency spending bill currently before the Senate, and that total is likely to more than double before the war ends"


CJR Daily: Faced With Lie Detectors, Anonymice Reach for the Phone That sound you hear is Porter Goss's head exploding.
The New Yorker: The Talk of the Town: "The catch, of course, is that the audience-of-one that most urgently needs to see the film and take it to heart—namely, the man who beat Gore in the courts six years ago—does not much believe in science or, for that matter, in any information that disturbs his prejudices, his fantasies, or his sleep. Inconvenient truths are precisely what this White House is structured to avoid and deny."


Prewar Intelligence Ignored, Former C.I.A. Official Says - New York Times
Spell 'No Comment' for Us, Please - New York Times: "The first glimmerings of what is happening come from those whose message the White House cannot control easily"