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Your Morning Nice Time Post: Roanoke Car Dealer Does Not Douche On Gay Person

Now that we have had our fill of sheriffs who want to murder abortionists and hurricanes who want to murder me, here is a nice story from Edge on the Net, about a gay college kid who keeps getting his car vandalized by good Christian (presumably) folk, who among other things (and because they are brain surgeons) keyed “dyke” into his car. Read more on Your Morning Nice Time Post: Roanoke Car Dealer Does Not Douche On Gay Person…
 

Daily Briefing: The Great Unraveling

* Dubai Port World will sell U.S. ports; the company “announced its decision after the White House appeared to signal that Mr. Bush wanted a face-saving way out of the shift by declining to repeat his veto threat.” [WP, NYT, W$J] * Port saga upended Republican strategy for midterm elections. GOP pollster: “[Bush] has no political capital. Slowly but surely it’s been unraveling. There’s been a direct correlation between the trajectory of his approval numbers and the — I don’t want to call it disloyalty — the independence on the part of the Republicans in Congress.” [WP] * Dubai Port World –and Bush— came to see the “political reality.” [NYT] * Tribe chief secured meeting with Bush after donating $25,000 to Grover Norquist group at the advice of Jack Abramoff. [NYT] * Senate panel receives its first White House briefing about NSA eavesdropping. [WP] * Pentagon will let Iraqi forces deal with civil war, Rumsfeld says. [WP] * Some fear the U.S. is becoming more protectionist and isolationist. [NYT, WP] * Bush seeks more faith-based funds. [NYT, WP] * Abramoff‘s BMW had $48,000 worth of custom work. [NYT] Read more on Daily Briefing: The Great Unraveling…