Check out Mini-memeorandum for simple mobiles or memeorandum Mobile for modern smartphones.
2:32 AM ET, November 30, 2008

memeorandum

 Top Items: 
Ian Gallagher / Daily Mail:
‘I was told to kill to my last breath’: Captured terrorist's account of Mumbai massacre reveals plan was to kill 5,000 … The only terrorist captured alive after the Mumbai massacre has given police the first full account of the extraordinary events that led to it - revealing he was ordered to ‘kill until the last breath’.
Discussion: Don Surber and GINA COBB
RELATED:
Gil Ronen / Arutz Sheva:
Rabbi Covered Wife's Body with a Tallit Before He was Killed  —  (IsraelNN.com) Details of the tragic aftermath of the terrorist massacre in Mumbai's Chabad House have become available.  —  WARNING: some readers may find the descriptions disturbing.  —  The bodies of Chabad-Lubavitch emissary …
Times of India:
Mumbai locals helped us, terrorist tells cops  —  30 Nov 2008, 0006 hrs IST, S Ahmed Ali, TNN  —  Text:  —  MUMBAI Did some Mumbai locals provide support to the Pakistani terrorists?  Azam Amir Kasab, the only Pakistani terrorist nabbed alive, has revealed names and addresses …
Discussion: ThePoliticalCat and Israel Matzav
Telegraph:
Mumbai attacks: 300 feared dead as full horror of the terrorist attacks emerges  —  The death toll in the Mumbai terror attack is expected to soar to nearly 300, Indian officials said, as details emerged of the highly-organised terror plot.  —  Damien McElroy and Rahul Bedi in Bombay, and Andrew Alderson
Washington Post:
Investigation Underway as Assault in Mumbai Ends  —  Lone-Surviving Gunmen in Custody as Civilian Death Tolls Near 200  —  Indian officials said Saturday that they had killed or captured 10 gunmen responsible for the three-day assault on India's financial and cultural capital.
Fox News:   Scene of Unimaginable Carnage Inside Taj Majal Hotel
Times of India:   Battle for Mumbai ends, death toll rises to 195
Jyoti Thottam / Yahoo! News:
Mumbai's Trauma: How Quickly Will Recovery Come?
Discussion: Right Wing News
Belfast Telegraph.co.uk:
Mumbai photographer: I wish I'd had a gun, not a camera.  Armed police would not fire back  —  Jerome Taylor talks to the photographer whose picture went around the world  —  It is the photograph that has dominated the world's front pages, casting an astonishing light on the fresh-faced killers …
Peter Baker / New York Times:
Bill Clinton to Name Donors as Part of Obama Deal  —  CHICAGO — Former President Bill Clinton has agreed to disclose publicly the names of more than 200,000 donors to his foundation as part of an accord with President-elect Barack Obama that clears the way for Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton …
RELATED:
Chris Cillizza / The Fix:
Bill Clinton Will Release Identity of Donors
Discussion: MyDD
Robert Pear / New York Times:
Bush Aides Rush to Enact a Safety Rule Obama Opposes  —  WASHINGTON — The Labor Department is racing to complete a new rule, strenuously opposed by President-elect Barack Obama, that would make it much harder for the government to regulate toxic substances and hazardous chemicals to which workers are exposed on the job.
Washington Post:
Step Aside, Rep. Rangel  —  WHEN WE last wrote about Rep. Charles B. Rangel (D-N.Y.), chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, we urged that the House ethics committee be allowed to investigate before anyone drew final conclusions.  But the latest revelation of Mr. Rangel's ethical tin ear is the most galling yet.
Joseph Berger / New York Times:
Looking for Obama to Return the Good Will  —  BARACK OBAMA's presidential express racked up majorities of more than 60 and 70 percent in a half dozen counties in the region, upending local politics by leaving behind a greatly diminished Republican Party.  —  So it should be no surprise …
Discussion: Democracy in America
Brad DeLong / Grasping Reality with Both Hands:
Why I Was Wrong...  Calculated Risk issues an invitation: … Let me say what things I was “expecting,” in the sense of anticipating that it was they were both likely enough and serious enough that public policymakers should be paying significant attention to guarding the risks that it would create:
Ceci Connolly / Washington Post:
U.S. ‘Not Getting What We Pay For’  —  Many Experts Say Health-Care System Inefficient, Wasteful  —  Talk to the chief executives of America's preeminent health-care institutions, and you might be surprised by what you hear: When it comes to medical care, the United States isn't getting its money's worth.
Associated Press:
U.S. Troops Kill Taliban Commander Clad in Woman's Clothing  —  KABUL, Afghanistan — Gunbattles and airstrikes by NATO and Afghan troops killed 53 militants in Afghanistan, including a wanted Taliban commander who tried to hide from soldiers under a woman's burqa, officials said Saturday.
Ben Smith / Ben Smith's Blogs:
Praise from Warner for Obama's ‘triumverate’  —  The spokeswoman for Virginia Republican Senator John Warner, the retiring Armed Services Chairman, sends over a statement of praise for an Obama transition fully into its honeymoon.  —  The statement, via Bronwyn Lance Chester:
Discussion: www.redstate.com
David Barstow / New York Times:
One Man's Military-Industrial-Media Complex  —  In the spring of 2007 a tiny military contractor with a slender track record went shopping for a precious Beltway commodity.  —  The company, Defense Solutions, sought the services of a retired general with national stature …
The Huffington Post:
Battle Royale: Center-Right Versus Center-Left In the Democratic Party  —  As President-elect Obama prepares to take office, Democratic partisans are battling over a crucial issue: is the United States a “center-right” or “center-left” nation?  If the country is in fact tilted to the right …
Discussion: Don Surber and Hullabaloo
Andrew Malcolm / Top of the Ticket:
Obama's small donor base image is a myth, new study reveals  —  Everybody knows how President-elect Barack Obama's amazing campaign money machine was dominated by several million regular folks sending in hard-earned amounts under $200, a real sign of his broadbased grassroots support.
 
 
 Archived Page Info: 
This is a snapshot of memeorandum at 2:32 AM ET, November 30, 2008.

View the current page or another snapshot:


 
 See Also: 
memeorandum: site main
memeorandum River: reverse chronological memeorandum
memeorandum Mobile: for phones
memeorandum Leaderboard: memeorandum's top sources
 
 Subscribe: 
memeorandum RSS feed
memeorandum on Mastodon
 
 
 More Items: 
Reuters:
Iran blames West for global crisis
Christian Davenport / Washington Post:
Downturn Drives Military Rolls Up
Discussion: Matthew Yglesias
Joseph Epstein / Weekly Standard:
Obama's Good Students
Discussion: Townhall.com
Times of India:
Kasab killed Karkare, Salaskar and Kamte: Mumbai police
Discussion: Power Line
Nicholas Kulish / New York Times:
Legal Hurdles in West Slow Pursuit of Pirates
Discussion: Wizbang
Victor Davis Hanson / The Corner:
Bush Through the Obama Prism
Looseheadprop / Firedoglake:
Last Try on Holder Nomination, Part I
Discussion: Emptywheel and TalkLeft
 Earlier Items: 
Mark Silva / The Swamp:
Obama's confidence-rating: High, steady
Michael Calderone / The Politico:
Report: Matthews staffing for Senate run UPDATE
Discussion: TIME.com
Vidya Rao / MSNBC:
The Obamas: A more perfect union
Discussion: LewRockwell.com Blog
Charles Mahtesian / The Politico:
Sarah Palin: A digital superstar
 

 
From Mediagazer:

Benjamin Mullin / New York Times:
Ben Sherwood and Joanna Coles take minority stakes in The Daily Beast; Sherwood will be CEO and publisher, and Coles will be chief creative and content officer

Laurence Peter / BBC:
Russia's Ministry of Justice labels BBC Russian correspondent Ilya Barabanov and science reporter Asya Kazantseva as “foreign agents”; both now live abroad

Sahil Patel / The Information:
Sources: Disney plans old-style TV channels within Disney+, with a continuous, scheduled stream of shows that are focused on certain genres like Star Wars

 
Sister Sites:

Techmeme
 Top news and commentary for technology's leaders, from all around the web
Mediagazer
 Top news and commentary for media professionals from all around the web
WeSmirch
 The top celebrity news from all around the web on a single page