Wow. Our experiment is off to a great start—let's see if we can finish it off sooner than expected.
New at Mother Jones:
On Mother Jones Radio Robert Dreyfuss explains how in the run-up to war the Bush administrationwith Scooter Libby a major playerset up a "lie factory" in the White House to push bogus intelligence about Iraq. (LINK)
Gary Greenberg details how a pulverized, liquefied, and doctor-prescribed form of marijuana could transform the drug-war landscape. (LINK)
Tom Engelhardt proposes a "Wall of Shame" to honor the Bush administration for having "heaped favor, position, and honors on those who have blundered, lied, manipulated, and broken the law (not to say, cracked open the Constitution and the republic)." (LINK)
Montana's Governor Brian Schweitzer makes the case for synthetic fuelsincluding gasoline derived from coal; they might just give us a push down the road to energy independence. (LINK)