Fox Suing Warner Brothers Over Watchmen

A judge has denied a Warner Bros. motion to dismiss 20th Century Fox’s lawsuit over the right to make a film based on the graphic novel “Watchmen.” Ruling is potentially a huge victory for Fox, which could wind up being a profit participant in the film, costing Warners millions considering the film’s box office prospects.

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Conservatives Claim Obama Is ?So Bad For The Economy?

Conservatives have been trying to frighten investors about the prospects of a Barack Obama presidency. Wall Street however, disagrees, and is donating more to Obama
?s campaign than to the campaign of Sen. John McCain (R-AZ). Bloomberg reports that Obama ?has captured $9.6 million in donations from employees working for securities, mortgage firms.

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McCain Lies About Oil Drilling and the Media Yawns

I don’t really see how there is any serious prospect for solving either our energy security problem or our climate problem if the traditional media doesn’t do any policing whatsoever of statements by major politicians. I understand the reasons that McCain would lie. But why does the media let a party candidates get away with such disinformation?

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34,520 People (and Counting) Want a Chevrolet Volt

The Chevrolet Volt won’t roll off an assembly line for another two years, but 34,520 people in 60 countries and all 50 states would buy one tomorrow if they could. Lyle Dennis, a New York neurologist and the world’s No. 1 Volt fanboy, has spent more than a year compiling an unofficial waiting list of prospective buyers over at GM-Volt.com.

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Iraqi PM, Malaki, Backs Obama’s Troop Exit Plan

Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki told a German magazine he supported prospective U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama’s proposal that U.S. troops should leave Iraq within 16 months.

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Economic difference between McCain/Bush?: “Uhhhh…”

The most painful clip from the Sunday morning shows: top McCain VP prospect Mark Sanford “drawing a blank” (in his own words) on live TV when asked to name a major economic policy that President Bush and John McCain disagree on.

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Constitutional expert Turley on FISA bill: ‘The fix is in’

MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow expressed amazement at the sweeping victory that is being handed to President Bush on FISA. “I’m betting that his wildest dreams did not include the prospect that Congress — a Democratic-led Congress — would help him cover up his crimes,” she stated. “That is exactly what the US Senate is poised to do.”

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