PAUL RYAN RESPONDS TO THE PRESIDENT’S SPEECH: EXCESSIVELY PARTISAN AND INADEQUATE DANIEL HALPER House Budget chairman Paul Ryan just released the following statement in response to President Obama’s speech on deficit reduction: “When the President reached out to ask us to attend his speech, we were expecting an olive branch. Instead, his speech was excessively partisan, dramatically inaccurate, and hopelessly inadequate to address our fiscal […]

WHY HASN’T OBAMA CALLED PAUL RYAN…..SEE NOTE PLEASE RYAN REALLY RAISED THE BAR….CONGRESS WAS DITHERING ABOUT A TINY PERCENT AND RYAN CRAFTED A BUDGET THAT TALKS ABOUT TRILLIONS…..RSK Why Hasn’t Barack Obama Called Paul Ryan? Stephen F. Hayes April 13, 2011 11:44 AM   The White House communications operation has expended considerable effort over the past week to portray President Obama as […]

OBAMA GUTS DEFENSE….THOMAS DONNELLY Obama Guts Defense Who will speak for national security? In proposing to cut another $400 billion from U.S. defense budgets over the next ten years as part of his deficit reduction counter-offer, Barack Obama’s words were few. Yet they were revealing. To begin with, he listed defense spending, along with the Social Security, Medicare, […]


Cal. State Prof: ‘The Arab world will never prosper until the Zionist regime is removed!’ Posted By Moshe Phillips A California State University political science professor named As’ad AbuKhalil addressed an Orange County California anti-Israel conference recently and stated among other things: But no, never will we recognize the Zionist State of Israel! We […]

ANDREW McCARTHY: GOVERNMENT DOES NOT LOVE YOU Government Does Not Love You The state’s job is to do the people’s business, not to sympathize. The worst part about being a prosecutor was the defendants’ kids. Wives and parents would get to me, too, but nothing was worse than the kids — especially the young teenagers, when they’re just old enough to […]


The Middle East Mindset by Mark Silverberg It is now clear why Mahmoud Abbas and his Palestinian Authority have refused negotiations with Israel for more than a year, even after Israel agreed to freeze Jewish construction in Judea, Samaria and Jerusalem: they have been busy working behind the scenes with South American leaders to […]


Click here to download the current unabridged issue (Part Seven) of Vin’s Notes (pdf). I am offended In a week that saw close to 30 people murdered in Afghanistan and Pakistan, the liberal and dhimmified media are quick to blame the loon, attention seeking Pastor Jones over the burning of a Koran. Right or […]

AMIL IMANI: THE ANACHRONISM OF APOSTASY Whereas the practice of slavery enslaves the body, the dogma of apostasy ensnares the mind. Whereas slavery is a shameful practice of the past, some shameless religionists still use the doctrine of apostasy to intimidate and severely punish people who elect to choose their own belief. Islam is extremely possessive of its subjects. It […]

VICTOR SHARPE: A LITTLE HISTORY NEVER GOES AMISS President Obama’s lugubrious policy of denigrating America whenever he visits developing Third World countries includes craven, mournful apologies for perceived past American sins to some of the world’s worst thugocracies. British Prime Minister, David Cameron, alas, appears to be sinking to the same level in apologizing for alleged British sins. The Prime Minister was […]

PROTECTING CHAVEZ: ENDANGERING AMERICA….FRANK GAFFNEY Protecting Chavez, endangering America? By Frank Gaffney, Jr. President Obama’s recent trip to three Latin American nations was absolutely surreal.  For one thing, he launched a war against Libya from there.  For another, he lauded and pledged support for offshore drilling in Brazilian waters that he has shut down in our own.  And he spoke […]