The Worldview Web Roundup is a periodic post of links to the news, commentary, and information I am reading right now. If you want to read more of the kinds of things found in this post check out Dennis L Hitzemanâ€™s News Reading List. Do you have news or information you think needs to be rounded up? Email me at dlhweb1 at hitzeman dot com.
Nukes and Chemical Weapons, Oh My!
Syria is apparently having some problems with Weapons of Mass Destruction: They keep blowing up, one way or another. Odd that Syria is right across the border from al Anbar, Iraqâ€¦
Israel Declares Gaza â€œAn Enemyâ€
After three dozen Israeli soldiers were injured by a rocket attack, Israel responds by labeling Gaza and its ruling Hamas an â€œEnemy Entityâ€.
An Iraqi Opinion on Iraq
Fouad Ajami provides an Iraqi view of the state of affairs in Iraq. Sometimes, itâ€™s not our opinion that matters.
It All Depends on Where You Are
Chris Muir drives the point home that oneâ€™s perspective on Iraq is often driven by oneâ€™s proximity to it.
The Pinochio Test
Fred Thompson claims the United States has shed more blood for other peopleâ€™s liberty than any other country. The Washington Post calls him a liar. Jules Crittenden officiates.
Science and Technology
Meteorite Crash Makes People Sick
Something fell from the sky in Peru and the people think itâ€™s making them sick. Andromeda Strain, anyone?
Scientists Try to Save Old Languages
Linguists are trying to document ancient, rare languages before they die out. Perhaps they should also ask why no one wants to speak them anymore.
Scientists find old iguana tracks. Perhaps Iâ€™m trying to start a fightâ€¦
Social Network Finds Cameraâ€™s Lost Owner
Seven degrees of separation and email gets a lost camera back to its owner.
🙂 Turns 25