DEROY MURDOCK: THE LIGHT THAT FAILED

Washington’s war on the light bulb will have unintended consequences. http://www.nationalreview.com/articles/print/271294 With its traffic circles and tree-lined squares, America’s capital sometimes resembles a magical, otherworldly place. Maybe that’s why so many who govern here think they can wave their legislative wands and unleash beauty — free of costs and complications. Of course, reality rarely cooperates. […]

P.DAVID HORNIK: ISRAEL 1-FLOTILLA 0

http://frontpagemag.com/2011/07/08/israel-1-flotilla-0/ On Thursday a possibly last, straggling member of the abortive flotilla, a French yacht called the Dignity, set sail—against all odds—for Gaza. Its dignity was soon compromised when, trying to refuel in Crete, the Greek coast guard detained it. The yacht had all of eight passengers on board. For Israelis the flotilla’s failure has […]

ED DRISCOLL: ANOTHER WEEK (FILL IN BLANK) INDUSTRY FURIOUS AT OBAMA

[Fill In Blank] Industry Furious At Obama Posted By Ed Driscoll http://pajamasmedia.com/eddriscoll/2011/07/07/fill-in-blank-industry-furious-at-obama/   Another week, another sector of American industry angry at the president. This week, it’s the jet industry, according to the Daily Caller: Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPO) President Craig Fuller told The Daily Caller that Obama’s comments have cast a pall […]

BOB OWENS: THE DOJ INSPECTOR GENERAL CAN’T BE TRUSTED TO INVESTIGATE GUNWALKER

http://pajamasmedia.com/blog/doj-inspector-general-cant-be-trusted-to-investigate-gunwalker/ DOJ Inspector General Can’t Be Trusted to Investigate Gunwalker Posted By Bob Owens “Aside from Schnedar’s credibility gap, the source further noted the Obama administration’s history of intimidating inspectors general, citing the firing and smearing [2] of Inspector General of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) Gerald Walpin, who was investigating [3] […]

OBAMA PLAYS HIDE THE SOMALI

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2011/jul/6/obama-plays-hide-the-somali/ President Obama is extending full constitutional due-process rights to a Somali terrorist. This sets a troubling precedent. Ahmed Abdulkadir Warsame was captured sometime in April on a boat traveling between Yemen and Somalia. He was detained on board a U.S. warship for two months and interrogated by intelligence officials. He reportedly revealed a great […]

RUN, RICK, RUN!!!!!

http://www.newsmax.com/InsideCover/article/2011/07/07/id/402855?s=al&promo_code=C92C-1 Among political insiders in the Texas state capital, one thing is considered certain: Governor Rick Perry will jump into the Republican presidential race in the next few weeks.But what happens then, in a campaign where many Republicans are hungry for an alternative to vulnerable frontrunner Mitt Romney, is much less predictable. Perry’s entry in […]

JEFF WALTON: BLAMING ISRAEL FOR THE MIDDLE EAST’S CHRISTIAN EXODUS

URL to article: http://frontpagemag.com/2011/07/07/blaming-israel-for-the-middle-easts-christian-exodus/ Blaming Israel for the Middle East’s Christian Exodus Jewish settlers, the Israeli government and “Christian Zionists” are the main cause of Palestinian Christian emigration from the Middle East, not the rise of Islamic extremism, according to the chiefs of two Palestinian Christian groups. In protesting letters to Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan […]

POLITICAL CORRECTNESS GONE MAD AT GROUND ZERO: MICHAEL BURKE

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2011/jul/7/political-correctness-gone-mad-at-ground-zero/ We can have a Ground Zero Mosque, but not a memorial that actually memorializes 9/11 Michael Burke served on the family advisory committee for the memorial and the advisory committee on the museum center to the Lower Manhattan Development Corp. His brother, New York Fire Department Capt. William F. Burke Jr., Engine Company 21, […]

FROM HARVARD TO ENTEBBE: YONATAN NETANYAHU BY CHARLES SHEPARD

http://www.jidaily.com/nFTgJ This week marks the 35th anniversary of the operation to rescue hijacked Air France passengers in which the heroic commander was killed. Yoni Netanyahu was only a flash in Harvard’s pan, an undergraduate for a year and a summer, a hard working student living off campus, remembered by only a handful of people in […]

ROB MILLER: PALARAB COMPROMISE: WHAT’S MINE IS MINE WHAT’S YOURS IS NEGOTIABLE

http://bigpeace.com/robmiller/2011/07/07/palestinian-compromise-whats-mine-is-mine-whats-yours-is-negotiable/ “But if you could examine the goods they bring They have little to offer but the songs they sing And the plentiful waste of time of day A plentiful waste of time…” The ‘Palestinians’ are continuing to use the threat of trying to get the UN Security Council to unilaterally declare ‘Palestinian’ statehood in […]