Daily Archives: August 9, 2006

Egyptian 11-Be On Lookout

Michelle Malkin has a report on the Egyptian 11, three of whom have been captured. Check it out (H/t The Jawa Report) Apparently, the FBI were a bt tightfisted with the photos.

Jill Carrol Captors Arrested

Amazing that this good news made it into the MSM (though no photoshopping involved: BAGHDAD (Reuters) – The U.S. military said on Wednesday it had arrested four Iraqis suspected of being involved in the abduction of U.S. journalist Jill Carroll, held hostage for 82 days before her release earlier this year. "Coalition forces have detained […]

Mass. Legislature Says Nyet To GI Schooling

But don't you dare accuse the Left of not supporting the troops (Boston Herald) Lawmakers have slammed the classroom door shut on Massachusetts soldiers home from Iraq and seeking to go to state college, failing to cough up $8 million needed for crucial tuition waivers. Army and Air National Guard soldiers expecting to be rewarded […]

France Preemptively Surrenders Israel

Heard about this last night on Fox News, but screwed the posting up. Set it for September, instead of the 9th   France has changed parts of the UN resolution, and is now demanding that Israel completely and unconditionally withdraw from Lebanon. Hmm. The US is trying to spread democracy throughout the ME region. France is trying […]

Johnson Beats Embarrasment McKinney

Morning, y'all, Jebediah here.  One kook won in Conneticut, another lost in Atlanta. Both races seemed to be the typical Democratic "don't vote for them," but at least Hank Johnson discussed himself now and then (from the Atlanta JC) Hank Johnson, the soft-spoken DeKalb County commissioner who forced U.S. Rep. Cynthia McKinney into a surprising […]

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