Linkin’ Log (for 04-15-07)

• Military Sharpens Focus on Climate Change—From the Washington Post, a report that details how “the U.S. military is increasingly focused on a potential national security threat: climate change.”

• Debunking Bush’s Whoppers On Pork—From Think Progress, a thorough refutation of the Bush administration’s claim that the emergency supplemental bill passed by Congress, which includes funding for the troops in Iraq, is loaded with pork.

• The Fantasy Behind the Scandal—From the New York Times, an editorial that raises concerns about “the Bush administration’s campaign to transform the minor problem of voter fraud into a supposed national scourge.”

• Maher Blasts Regent Law School’s Transformation of the DoJ—From Crooks and Liars, a video clip from the most recent episode of Real Time with Bill Maher, in which the host “laced into Monica Goodling and the Bush administration for appointing more than 150 graduates of a tier 4 law school to prominent position in the US government.”