Archive for August 20th, 2011

Can You Spell ‘Occupation’?

Saturday, August 20th, 2011


“Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Iraq’s government has agreed to extend the U.S. military presence in the country beyond 2011 — but Iraq quickly rejected the claim.

The word from Panetta, during an interview with Stars & Stripes, was the first official indication that any of the 46,000 American troops will remain in Iraq beyond the country’s Dec. 31 deadline for U.S. forces to leave. The U.S. and Iraq reached a security agreement in 2008 that the entire American military would be out of the country by the end of 2011.

The Wetter The Better

Saturday, August 20th, 2011

Do you have a picture you shot of you?  This site features self-portraits by people who aren’t shy.  There are few portraits of men.