Monthly Archives: January 2008

I Love Planet Earth

Um, there are a few bad words. Someone had waaaaaay too much time on their hands

Al Qaeda #3 Wacked?

Via al Reuters A leading al Qaeda member in Afghanistan, Abu Laith al-Libi, has been killed, a Web site often used by the group and other Islamists said on Thursday. A banner on the site said Libi had fallen as a martyr, without giving further details. It was not immediately clear if Libi’s death […]

McCain’s A Devil, But He’s Our Devil

Interesting reading from Victor David Hanson Despite McCain’s 82-percent career ranking by the American Conservative Union, and his support for balanced budgets, an end to pork-barrel spending and earmarks, strong support for the war, and expressed regret over once supporting the Bush illegal immigration reform package, McCain was branded by the conservative media as a […]

Aside: Code Pink Declares War

I (Heart) Irony. Code Pink has declared war on the Marines in Berkley. Cassandra has the story.

Aside: Ronulans File Criminal Complaints

Ronulans file criminal complaints against the MSM for trying to stop Paul. No, seriously. Right Wing News has the low down.

Aside: Bloggers National Security Threat

Did you know bloggers are national security threats? Get the 411 at Outside The Beltway.

Islamist Bombers Love Their Mosques

Just don’t draw a cartoon of Mohammed A suicide bomber blew himself up inside a mosque in southern Afghanistan on Thursday, killing Helmand province’s deputy governor and five other people, officials said. The bomber struck while people were praying inside the mosque in the provincial capital of Lashkar Gah, provincial police chief Mohammad Hussein Andiwal […]

TTLF: Change IS About Staying With The Same Critters

I got a good kick out of this story Voters have been telling pollsters that they want “change” in this election, but two consummate Washington insiders – Sens. Hillary Rodham Clinton and John McCain – are the presidential front-runners of the moment. On the other hand, Republican Rudolph W. Giuliani, who has never held Washington […]

Global Warming Today: Rare Middle East Snow

Ye olde Associatede Presse A rare snowstorm swept the Middle East on Wednesday, blanketing parts of the Holy Land in white, shutting schools and sending excited children into the streets for snowball fights. Jerusalem’s Old City was coated in white. A few ultra-Orthodox Jews, wearing plastic bags over their hats to keep them dry, prayed […]

Good News: Democrats To Make It Easier To Reveal State Secrets

Sure, many things that are classified as state secrets really aren’t, and some people who classify them as state secrets are on power trips – this applies to both Democrats and Republicans – but, you know that this is yet another way to make it easier for foreign enemies and agents to get America’s secrets […]

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