Jewish World Review July 2, 2004 / 13 Tamuz, 5764
important news ....
NBA star Tracy McGrady was traded Wednesday to the Houston
Rockets along with his ninety-million dollar contract. How high
are oil prices? Upon arrival at the airport he was greeted by the
mayor of Houston and welcomed to the middle class.
Sony armed movie theater employees with military night-
vision goggles to catch pirates taping Spider Man Two. Studios are
now protecting themselves with Pentagon technology. The next
shareholder meeting in Hollywood could make for good television.
John Kerry said Tuesday he will help illegal immigrants
become citizens once he becomes president. Democrats never learn.
Gray Davis signed legislation in California one year ago to help
illegal immigrants and today he can't get an agent.
U.S. sprinter Jerome Young may be stripped of his Olympic
gold medal on the recommendation of a panel of Swiss judges. Who
are they to judge? If Switzerland ever hosted the Olympics,
dealing paintings stolen by the Nazis would be a demonstration sport.
Adolf Hitler was the star of two Internet commercials
Tuesday. One Internet ad compared Bush to Hitler and another
Internet ad compared Kerry to Hitler. It is male enhancement ads
like these that will wind up getting the Internet regulated.
Saddam Hussein was arraigned in a Baghdad court on Thursday
on charges of war crimes. He's a product of his environment. When
Saddam Hussein was a boy growing up in Cairo his youth basketball
league enforced only one rule, no autopsy, no foul.
Saddam Hussein's arraignment in a Baghdad court was
televised Thursday across Iraq. He looked disdainful when the
judge listed the charges against him. They don't need to read him
the riot act, for crying out loud, he authored the riot act.
Radio Baghdad took a poll Wednesday which found half of Iraqis wanted to see Saddam Hussein executed and half wanted to see him released. That was fast. The country isn't free for three days and already they have an American-style democracy.
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