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- Man killed when two trucks collide in a firey crash on the 5 - CBS2

- Pomona man shot in the chest as he was attacking a security guard with a chair - SB Sun

- Days after LAist asks if Bush is an Idiot, the Washington Post asks the same question. - Washington Post

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- Americans more opposed to Iraq War than ever before: poll - CNN

Think Progress has video and a transcript of the President being asked about Iraq's connection to 9/11. Bush finally says they had nothing to do with it. TP also has links to times when Cheney said that there was a link between Iraq and 9/11.

BUSH: The terrorists attacked us and killed 3,000 of our citizens before we started the freedom agenda in the Middle East. QUESTION: What did Iraq have to do with it?

BUSH: What did Iraq have to do with what?

QUESTION: The attack on the World Trade Center.

BUSH: Nothing.

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