News: The United States Government killed Iraqi citizens today, using bombs and famine.
It's as much news today as it was yesterday.
BTW, this isn't just about Iraq, it's also about how the media treats 'news'. If the same thing goes on constantly, then it's not news. At least, not according to them.
Interview with Neal Stephenson.
I've been sweating over yet another revision of Dialogs and Documents. I'm starting to be happy with it, which is a good sign, I think.