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Axis of [Your Country’s Characteristic Here]
Pick any three countries and this cool applet tells you what they are an “Axis” of. (Link courtesy David Weinberger.) [Scott Rosenberg’s Links & Comment]

MSN 8 To Foist Fees On Outsid

MSN 8 to foist fees on outsiders. Microsoft is one step closer to launching MSN 8, a major overhaul of its online service that for the first time will charge people who use an alternative ISP. [CNET]

Russia Demands Return Of Inspectors Russia Says

Russia demands return of inspectors. Russia says UN arms inspectors must make a “speedy” return to Iraq after Baghdad’s invitation¸ but the US wants a tough new Security Council resolution. [BBC News | WORLD]