· Only on Fox. Boxing promoter Don King apeared on Fox News' Your World with Neil Cavuto and defended the Bush administration's non-response to Hurricane Katrina, saying George W. "is one of the best presidents we have ever had in the history of this country." After Cavuto noted that more than 90 percent of the black vote went to John Kerry in 2004, King rationalized: "Because they didn't know any better."
· Kenya has blasted Sen. Barack Obama for speaking out against the massive corruption in his ancestral homeland. A government spokesman criticized Ilinois' junior senator for making "extremely disturbing statements on issues which he was very poorly informed."
· For the second week in a row, more promising news on gays in Ghana. The fledgling Gay and Lesbian Association of Ghana says membership is "swelling" as it prepares to petition parliament to grant more rights to gays. Reportedly, even some politicians are "flirting" with the idea of joining.