(ed:..seeing as i have archives..i thought i wd make use of them..
..so today i am starting a five-years-ago feature..
..looking at the news on this same day..five years ago..)
the son of howard e. hunt reckoned it was his father who was on the grassy knoll..and who assasinated kennedy..
gordon brown was in trouble for pissing two billion pounds down the toilet..by selling a tranche of the nations’ gold at the wrong time..
150 graduates of pat robertsons’ university..were high in the bush jnr administration..
bryan ferry was outed as a nazi-admirer..
it was noted that albert einstein said that after the bees go..that we will have four years left..
..milliband started his campaign against brown..
..former colleagues of bill ralston turned on him..blaming him for the current dire state of new zealand news/current affairs..he dismantled the current-affairs ethos..(and funny story..!..ralston was on the nation..as a media expert..and he murmured nice things about a long-form interview by garner of ‘sideshow-bob’ parker..the very thing he ended at tvnz..)
a ge-scientist turned on his science..and said ‘go natural’..
..john pilger opined on iran..
kurt vonnegut on those around bush..”….George W Bush has gathered around him upper-crust C-students who know no history or geography, plus not-so-closeted white supremacists, aka Christians, and plus, most frighteningly, psychopathic personalities, or PPs, the medical term for smart, personable people who have no consciences..”
an lcd soundsystem review..
..and a piece on how the drug war is well and truly lost..’
..this is the news that was deemed important on april 16th..2007..