8/30: Morning Communique
CITY PAGES BLOGS
Steve Monaco has last week's Monday Movie Quiz winners at Couch Pundit.
California Attorney General Bill Lockyer has filed a lawsuit to force top makers of potato chips and french fries to warn consumers about a potential cancer-causing chemical found in the popular snacks.
A former Scottish police chief has given lawyers a signed statement claiming that key evidence in the Lockerbie bombing trial was fabricated.
David Smith Sr., who already holds a world record for the longest distance traveled by a human fired from a cannon, added to his list of cannonball coups Saturday by shooting across the U.S-Mexico border.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Why do they do it? Cuz they're cool and kitty-shaped: Cats in Sinks
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"I want to live a nice life, have money, be rich, have a BMW and cellphone."
-- 16-year-old Zodwa Mamba, vying to become the King of Swaziland's 13th wife
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