AFGHAN POLICE OFFICER KILLS 6 U.S. SERVICE MEMBERS Afghan police officer kills 6 U.S. service members U.S. Army and Afghan army soldiers attached to the 1st Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division, congratulate each other during a training program graduation in Panjwai district in Afghanistan‘s Kandahar province on Monday, Nov. 29, 2010. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko) By Heidi Vogt and Rahim Faiez […]


Here it comes, Durban 3 by Fiamma Nirenstein The UN never ceases to amaze. Just when we thought we had become immune to all the poisonous concoctions that get dished out, once again, ten years down the road, we are being offered a remake of “Durban 1″, the UN conference against racism which — […]


Fatah: The Message Remains No and No and No by Khaled Abu Toameh The Western-backed ruling Fatah faction in the West Bank has just concluded its fifth convention in Ramallah with a series of statements that will make it virtually impossible for Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to reach a deal with Israel that includes […]

PETER R. HUESSEY: AFTER WIKILEAKS….WHAT NOW? WikiLeaks Provides Evidence We Need to Cut Off the Head of the Snake Posted by Peter R. Huessy Nov 30th 2010 Leaked documents from America’s leftist enemies generally seek to undercut America’s military power. In some respects the new material dumped across the internet and news outlets of America did that. This sad and […]

SHARIA YO DE LE HE HO….AUSTRIAN MAN FINED FOR YODELING Austria: Man fined for offending Muslims by yodeling “It was not my intention to imitate or insult them. I simply started to yodel a few tunes because I was in such a good mood.” Not anymore. “Yodelling offends praying Muslims, say judges,” from the Austrian Times, November 29 (thanks to C. Cantoni): An Austrian […]

CAL THOMAS: ARE WE GETTING THE CONGRESS WE PAY FOR? “I wanted the music to play on forever. “Have I stayed too long at the fair?” — Barbra Streisand lyric The finding by the bipartisan House Ethics Committee that Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY) is guilty of financial misconduct and the conviction of former Texas Republican Rep. Tom DeLay by a jury in Austin, Texas […]

BYRON YORK: OBAMA’S BIGGEST WHOPPER….EMPTY PROMISE ON CHOICE IN HEALTHCARE Barack Obama is only halfway through his term, but it’s not too early to ask: What is the biggest whopper he has told as president? So far, the hands-down winner is, “No matter how we reform health care, we will keep this promise to the American people. If you like your doctor, you will […]

DIANA WEST: WHO’S GOT A SECRET? Who’s Got a Secret? Just scanned the NYT story on the Wikileaks document dump — which is itself a scan of the Wikileaks document dump, given that a colossal 251,287 State Department cables have been released in this Internet/media robbery/fencing information-operation. The several items highlighted at this early stage are either (1) obvious (Afghan […]

JENNIFER RUBIN: THE OBAMA “LINKAGE” ARGUMENT WAS PURE BUNK The WikiLeaks documents have multiple ramifications, but I will focus on one: the confirmation that the Obama “linkage” argument was pure bunk. Recall that the Obama team over and over again has made the argument that progress on the Palestinian conflict was essential to obtaining the help of the Arab states in confronting Iran’s […]

DAVID ISAAC: STRATEGY FOR A STRONG POR-ISRAEL LOBBY…PART 1 Strategy for A Strong Pro-Israel Lobby: Part 1 By David Isaac Do you know who your American Jewish leaders are? In last week’s blog, we discussed the massive Saudi arms deal and Israel’s failure to protest it. AIPAC, (The American Israel Public Affairs Committee), America’s chief pro-Israel lobby, slavishly followed Israel’s lead and it, […]