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Gongol.com Archives: October 2004
Bad Chinese Architecture
Rapid generation of wealth doesn't necessarily translate into rapid improvement in aesthetics
To Vote or Not to Vote
Trey Parker and Matt Stone actually do the right thing: Saying out loud that people who don't know anything about current events shouldn't vote. Says Stone: "If you don't know what you're talking about, there's no shame in not voting."
Former Ballet Dancer Elected King of Cambodia
That's no typo - a nine-member council voted him in after his father abdicated last week
Iraqi Mass Grave Uncovered
120 Kurds, mostly women and children. Saddam Hussein was responsible for genocide, no ifs ands or buts. The situation in the Sudan also remains awful -- 200,000 people are fleeing the violence. 50,000 are already dead.
Will someone please do a line-item accounting of just how much spending was pitched during the debate?