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  • NYT - Editorial - Finances of Terror - 9-24-2001

    06/26/2006 8:35:39 PM PDT · by steveyp · 230 replies · 11,169+ views
    The New York Times ^ | September 24, 2001 | New York Times Editorial
    The New York Times September 24, 2001 Monday Late Edition - Final SECTION: Section A; Column 1; Editorial Desk; Pg. 30 LENGTH: 545 words HEADLINE: Finances of Terror Organizing the hijacking of the planes that crashed into the World Trade Center and the Pentagon took significant sums of money. [snip] Washington and its allies must also disable the financial networks used by terrorists. [snip] Much more is needed, including stricter regulations, the recruitment of specialized investigators and greater cooperation with foreign banking authorities. There must also must be closer coordination among America's law enforcement, national security and financial regulatory agencies....
  • Time to Go Electric?

    11/01/2001 7:51:07 AM PST · by steveyp · 125 replies · 306+ views
    Self | 11/1/01 | Myself
    I just wanted to query the board and see if others are thinking about the merits of going electric-- electric car, that is. I used to equate electric cars with granola anti-industrialists, but now I see electric cars as a way to push all the middle eastern countries onto a subsistence diet of sand. I know gas consumption by cars is just a portion of the USA's oil requirements, but, if I may rip another page from the enviro crowd, I think its time we act locally and destroy islamic nations globally.
  • We got him (dream)

    10/02/2001 8:30:55 AM PDT · by steveyp · 2 replies · 65+ views
    self | Today | Havermeyer
    In a nation address soon, I so want to see Bush in a somber demeanor express regret about how the Taliban have not been forthright over the past weeks w/r to Bin Laden's whereabouts. Then Bush, with a slight smirk, turns to a monitor and says: Our special forces captured Bin Laden two weeks ago, we have him in Marion, IL, and I'm happy to say, he's been very cooperative. Glancing to bin Laden, "Haven't you?" I have hesitated in sharing this with the American people until after our special forces have destroyed as many acquaintances of Mr. Bin Laden ...
  • Fill Em Up - Florida Legislature (House/Senate) Emails

    11/21/2000 8:50:51 PM PST · by steveyp · 159+ views
    Myself ^ | 11-22-00 | Me
    FLORIDA LEGISLATURE EMAILS FOLLOW;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;; ...