Another one of those campaign questionnaires came out; Miers came out in favor of an anti-abortion Human Life Amendment back in '89. However, there are a lot of things that are wrong but constitutional; will Miers think that abortion is one of them? That's the question that will be asked next month.
The Gulf coast of Florida is saying "Oh, nuance!" The Fort Myers Toys R Us might wind up being Barney rubble after Wilma comes through this weekend;she seems to be looking like she'll retrace Charlie's path from last year.
"EU urges global bird flu response." Does a yawn count? A shrug of the shoulders?
Seriously, if the current bird flu bug can mutate to be human-to-human transferable (right now, it's only bird-to-human), we're in for a rough stretch. Otherwise, we need to stay away from live birds and quarantine flocks that get sick.