Creeping Censorship

First, my apologies for slacking...

Wonkette, though not usually a source of hard news, has a story up on the inability for service men and women over-seas to view certain news/opinion websites. It seems a reader 'in theater' is doing the reporting.

* Wonkette - "Forbidden, this page (http://www.wonkette.com/) is categorized as: Forum/Bulletin Boards, Politics/Opinion."

* Bill OÂ’Reilly (www.billoreilly.com) -– OK

* Air America (www.airamericaradio.com) -– "“Forbidden, this page (http://www.airamericaradio.com/) is categorized as: Internet Radio/TV, Politics/Opinion."

* Rush Limbaugh (www.rushlimbaugh.com) -– OK

* ABC News "The Note"” -– OK

* Website of the Al Franken Show (www.alfrankenshow.com) -– "“Forbidden, this page (http://www.airamericaradio.com/) is categorized as: Internet Radio/TV, Politics/Opinion."”

* G. Gordon Liddy Show (www.liddyshow.us) - OK

* Don & Mike Show (www.donandmikewebsite.com) -– "Forbidden, this page (http://www.donandmikewebsite.com/) is categorized as: Profanity, Entertainment/Recreation/Hobbies."
The Don & Mike thing is kind of surprising. My Fiance, who isn't really into crude humor in any way, listens to them. I'm not entirely sure they have a liberal slant, but on one of the occasions I listened, they were mocking the Vice President. Of course this was after he shot his lawyer, so everybody was mocking Dick.

The point is that 72% of our troops in the Gulf want to come home anyway and now dissenting opinions are being censored. Scary shit.

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