Thursday, October 02, 2003

Tributes pour in for George Odlum

Saint Lucia can't claim to have an excess of icons; but she lost one this weekend. A keystone of the local political scene, George Odlum was one of those few who never fail to illicit a visceral response. Statesman, radical, visionary, anarchist; he remained illusive to the end.

George Odlum, former legislator, is dead at 69
Call That George - AGAIN
The Libya Alliance: Who's with Odlum, Who's Not?
Odlum says Stop Playing football with my health
Growl of a Wounded Leopard!


Poll: Clark moves to the front in New York

"In a reflection of Clark's political strength -- and Bush's drop -- the race's newcomer outpaced the president 48 percent to 41 percent. Several of the other Democratic candidates also were favored over Bush in the Democratic-leaning state, with Dean over Bush, 47-43 percent; Lieberman favored, 49-42 percent and Kerry 48-43 percent. Bush and Missouri Rep. Dick Gephardt were running close, 46 percent to 44 percent." Read More

5 Ninjas, 1 Kitten and a Fifth of Vodka!