While this should be no surprise to anyone, I think this one excerpt is very revealing:
The Afghan Taliban has rejected international pleas to halt attacks during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, saying Tuesday that it will actually increase its attacks as the “reward of fighting is much higher in the holy month”
A touch of honesty that I hope we use to advantage. (Bolding is mine.)
2. Police search for person who poisoned meatballs for dogs in US park (H/T Richard) ** UPDATE ** SFPD has new information on who dunnit, but they aren’t telling us.
3. Obama completes the Orwellian circle, asks employees to spy on each other and turn each other in when suspicious.