Friday, April 11, 2003
The Guardian reports that Sony has taken an extraordinary step to cash in on the war in Iraq by registering the term "Shock and Awe" for a computer game.
CNET News reports that the American Civil Liberties Union on Wednesday lost its first attempt to challenge the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.
Michael Kinsley considers the "victory" in Iraq.
Salon looks at the sanitized version of the war in Iraq portrayed by the U.S. media, compared to the rest of the world.
Wednesday, April 09, 2003
The NACDL reports on a GOP sneak amendment to the Amber Alert bill that would strip federal judges of the last remaining vestiges of discretion in sentencing federal offenders.
The NYT reports that the GOP wants to make the Patriot Act permanent.
Tuesday, April 08, 2003
Slate Magazine runs the numbers, and estimates that the budget deficit may top $500 billion.