Monday, February 28, 2005

TIA Daily Contents: Scared Rats

This week begins with a general scurrying of scared rats in Syria and Egypt. If this is the result of the Bush administration's mild assertiveness, then Middle Eastern tyranny is a smaller and more pathetic enemy than we thought.

Top News Stories
Syria's Proxies Crumble
• Where is Egypt Going?
• Syria's Desperate Double Game
• Tipping Point for the IRA?
• The Soft Bigotry of Low Expectations
• Commentary: What Is Wrong with the World

• Human Achievements: The Pencil
• Things of Beauty: Road and Cliff