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Quick Fix 6 — 1/26/06

1. APhoto Fix: President Bush leaves the podium ending a news conference at the White House this morning in Washington. President Bush defended anew his program of warrantless surveillance, saying “there’s no doubt in my mind it is legal.” He suggested that he might resist congressional efforts to change it here. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

2. Cartoon Fix: Robert Airail (Alito & party lines), Mike Lester (Gay cowboys), and Drew Litton (Cry baby NBA players).

3. Humor Fix: David Letterman’s “Ten Surprising Facts About Osama Bin Laden” here.

4. My Way Fix: This Day In History here, Today’s Birthdays here, Positive Quote here, and Word of the Day here.

5. Top of the News Fix: USA Today: 1st year in college riskiest here, Schoolboy’s suit argues system favors girls here, Oprah re: author Frey: “I was wrong” here, 46 below in Fairbanks here, and Marriage amendment set for Virginia ballot here.

6. Opinion Fix: Steve H Hanke & Stephen J.K. Walters/Wall Street Journal (War on Wal-Mart claims casualties among poor), Peggy Noonan/Wall Street Journal (Bush the Romantic), Dick Morris/The Hill (Why Dems can’t sink Alito), New York Times (Filibuster Alito), and Susan Vigilante/National Review (“The DaVinci Code”: A history primer?).

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D.F. Oliveria is a columnist and blogger for The Spokesman-Review. Print Huckleberries is a past winner of the Herb Caen Memorial Column contest by the National Association of Newspaper Columnists. The Readership Institute of Northwestern University cited this blog as a good example of online community journalism.

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