October 5th, 2004

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(News) Wales Vanishes, Rumsfeld Claims No Iraq-Qaeda Link, Sex Toy Causes Alert....

Woops - It seems Wales has finally slipped into the Irish Sea and gone it's merry way. In a few thousand years time it'll probably have the same mythical status as Atlantis and Mu! Eurocrats Leaves Wales off EU Map (BBC News On-lIne; Tuesday 5th October 2004)

Rumsfeld casts doubt on the link between Iraq and Al Qaeda. His remarks were, when asked about connections between Saddam Hussein and Osama Bin Laden:

"To my knowledge, I have not seen any strong, hard evidence that links the two,"

A few hour later he issued a statement saying that his remarks were misunderstood. Hmm....Rumsfeld Questions Saddam-Bin Laden Link.  (BBC News On-lIne; Tuesday 5th October 2004)

China Leads World On Braodband (BBC News On-Line; Tuesday 5th October 2004)

We're not talking about Death Metal or Gangsta Rap here folks ---- Iran Stops Concerts in Crackdown (BBC News On-Line; Monday 4th October 2004)

Sex Toy Causes Air Security Scare (BBC News On-Line; Monday 4th October 2004)

US To Probe Brazil Nuclear Stand (BBC News On-Line; Tuesday 5th October 2004)