Today, a federal judge here in Riverside could rule to lift the ban on gay men and women serving openly in the military. But last night, the Department of Justice filed a brief urging her not to because it could compromise military readiness.
Today the latest Oliver Stone movie "Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps" opens in theaters. Twenty years ago, fictional Wall Street trader Gordon Gekko noted "Greed is good." Today, Gordon notes that greed is apparently "legal."
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