Archives: [May 2004]
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This is the archive page for the month [May 2004]; below you should see headlines and summaries of all entries found here from that month. Click the appropriate link at each to read the entire entry.

Photoblog: Lewis and Clark bicentennial. | May 25, 2004
Well, I'm trying a little experiment today, one that I'll be doing more often if people seem to like it. Before sending you off to it, I thought I'd take a minute and explain what you're about to see. Regular...

Oops, I did it again. | May 21, 2004
Went two weeks without updating my journal, that is, which I said I was going to try not to do this year but have been doing anyway. What can I say? My life is so goddamn boring these days, I...

More about the military. | May 5, 2004
Many thanks to everyone who wrote in with supportive comments about Monday's entry, defending the overall US Army while still abhorring the ones guilty of war crimes who got caught this week. I had forgotten how many active members of...

In defense of the US Army. No, really. | May 3, 2004
Like most Americans, I too have reacted with shock, disgust and contempt to the images this week of six US soldiers torturing and sexually abusing Iraqi prisoners. (Seriously, international readers - it's all anyone here in America's been able to...