Daily Archives: June 25, 2003

Better Late than Never Dept.

Turkey opens bases to US By James C. Helicke, Associated Press, 6/25/2003 ISTANBUL — Turkey will open its military bases, ports, and airports to the US-led coalition for logistical support in the rebuilding of Iraq, officials said yesterday.

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Eli, Eli, Oh

Is it just me or is anyone else dreading a Bush – Kerry matchup in ’04. Perhaps it’s just the sour grapes of an old Harvard man at the prospects of seeing two Yalies face off.  And Bill makes three.  … Continue reading

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MoveOn Presidential Primary

MoveOn is a left-leaning PAC which is holding a virtual Democratic Presidential primary this week. All of the declared candidates are participating. Unfortunately, it is too late to register for it if you aren’t already a member. Results wll be … Continue reading

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Virtual Vatican Art Online

Art lovers can now look at Michelangelo’s famous ceiling in the Sistine Chapel via their computers.  In a major upgrade of their website, the Vatican has digitized much of their art collection.  Read a BBC report, or go directly to … Continue reading

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