Welcome to Fort Leavenworth, may I take your order?
An American war dodger who fled the U.S. military because he believed the invasion of Iraq was criminal has lost his bid for refugee status in Canada in a case closely watched on both sides of the border.
Guess that's not going to work out too well for him.
In other news, I firmly believe that juries are nearly always comprised of the 12 people too stupid to get out of jury duty. Apparently a prosecutor agrees. Not that I know anything about the Blake case. I'm just saying...
And finally, Portland continues its descent into asininity. Of course the Mayor of Portland needs oversight over the FBI. Of course. Even better when you can get great quotes like this from local residents:
However, he said, many in the Muslim community believe they have experienced profiling by the federal government and are uneasy with the task force. "Do they really want to find the bad people?" he said. "Or do they just say they want to find the bad people and are going to harass every Tom, Dick or Harry -- or in this case every Ahmed, Muhammad or Shamim?"
To recap, 19 out of 19 terrorists on 9/11 were Arab Muslims. Which, to be fair, could have been a complete coincidence.