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Achenblog: October 22, 2006 - October 28, 2006

Vote For Me!

[My column in the Sunday magazine.] My Fellow Citizens: In just a few short days, the people of this great nation will go to the polls and make a fateful decision. My opponent represents the party of weakness, doubt and...

By Joel Achenbach  |  October 28, 2006; 7:45 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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No-Brainers

Cheney's singing the praises of waterboarding. It worked (he implies) with Khalid Sheik Mohammed. He agrees with a talk radio host's suggestion that the debate over waterboarding (widely viewed as torture) is "silly." From the transcript: HENNEN: Would you...

By Joel Achenbach  |  October 27, 2006; 7:14 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (331)
 
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Among the Lowest of the Dead

There was a lot of discussion in the boodle this morning (see comments on previous item) about the death penalty. Yesterday Danny Rolling, the serial killer, was executed for the 1990 student slayings in Gainesville. In the end, he...

By Joel Achenbach  |  October 26, 2006; 12:51 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (148)
 
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MeatFest '06: The Angus Stew

The other day I dropped by my neighbor Angus's house and saw him tending a giant cauldron of bubbling stew. Feats of extreme cooking by Angus are harbingers of winter. Never mind that it is not even the halfway...

By Joel Achenbach  |  October 24, 2006; 6:11 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (537)
 
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