9.19 things to mumble in your sleep this weekend
#1 King of Clubs killed by Iraqi Forces
Iraqi forces are claiming to have killed a man who was in Saddam Hussein’s leadership circle. Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri is the King of Clubs in a pack of playing cards that U.S. troops were issued so they would recognize the most wanted officials of Hussein’s regime.
#2 Welfare Woes
Kansas recently passed a law which tightened restrictions on what people receiving cash-assistance could buy. They are no longer allowed to buy alcohol, tobacco, movie or concert tickets, and lingerie among other things.