Click here to go to Opinions You Should Have at tomburka.com. TITLE: Ridge Raises Snack Food Threat Warning to Mesquite Barbeque Flavor AUTHOR: Tom DATE: 2/22/2003 04:44:00 PM ----- BODY: Ridge stated that the threat level had been raised because of increased snack food rustling on certain shelves, and said, "I'm pretty sure that this threat level is higher than Burnt Sienna." Ridge noted that Vice President Cheney had been moved to an undisclosed location, and advised people to "be prepared," and "stock up on dip." -------- TITLE: Bush Scorns Formulation of Policy Based on Americans' Opinions AUTHOR: Tom DATE: 2/22/2003 04:37:00 PM ----- BODY: In a recent New York Times article, President Bush stated that deciding whether to go to war with Iraq based on Americans' support for it would be "like deciding, well, I'm going to decide policy based upon a focus group." Bush made the statement after focus groups indicated that they would like to see Bush making decisions that were not focus group tested or poll driven. --------