No Longer the People’s House

By |March 10th, 2011|

**UPDATED** Ahead of his controversial hearing Thursday on the "radicalization" of American Muslims, Rep. Peter King is revealing that he has been under police protection for months because of an overseas threat against him. The New York Republican has since December had around-the-clock security provided by the New York Police Department and Nassau County police, [...]

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Rep. Peter King Praises Obama on Gitmo Order

By |March 9th, 2011|

"I commend the Obama Administration for issuing this Executive Order. The bottom line is that it affirms the Bush Administration policy that our government has the right to detain dangerous terrorists until the cessation of hostilities. This is clearly another step in the right direction." - Rep. Peter King Pres. Obama and his Administration must [...]

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Barack Obama Stumps on Education with Jeb Bush

By |March 4th, 2011|

Sounding like a man on his 2012 reelection tour, Pres. Obama is in Florida talking about education. I've been out all day, so below is some of what's going on, but feel free to jump in on anything that's catching your attention. What's going on with Charlie Sheen today? ...besides for the Piers Morgan interview [...]

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Going Out as He Reigned

By |February 21st, 2011|

"He has to get out...We will soon see the fall of this regime." - Ibrahim Dabbashi, Libya's deputy ambassador to UN on Al Jazeera English Al Jazeera's reporting today on Libya has been harrowing, with several of Moammar Gadhafi's own ambassadors in stations around the world resigning. The Arab League is having an "emergency meeting" [...]

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ARMY TAKES OVER – MUBARAK STEPS DOWN

By |February 11th, 2011|

The Supreme Council for the Armed Forces has taken power from the Egyptian President. The Pharaoh has been toppled. From Al Jazeera, who played such an essential role in this story. Watch it live, it's really chilling. The lump in my throat is keeping back the tears. What an incredible moment for the Egyptian people, [...]

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Cheney Called ‘War Criminal’ at CPAC

By |February 11th, 2011|

Amidst wild applause, Ron Paul supporters got rowdy. When it got quiet, a shout of "war criminal" could be heard. When Donald Rumsfeld started speaking, as recipient of the "Defender of the Constitution" award, a laughable honor to bestow on this man, according TPMDC and other reports, some in the Paul contingent walked out. "Uh, [...]

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Mubarak Reportedly Handing Power to Suleiman, Admin Sources ‘Need to See it Happen’

By |February 10th, 2011|

**UPDATED** CNN and MSNBC are reporting that a "senior U.S. official" says Pres. Mubarak is about to hand over Egypt's government to V.P. Omar Suleiman, solidifying yet another military dictatorship, this time under the C.I.A.'s man on rendition. C.I.A. Director Leon Panetta weighed into this news, saying it's a "strong likelihood," via a congressional hearing. [...]

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Realpolitik Versus Egyptian Idealism

By |February 9th, 2011|

Egyptian Vice President Omar Suleiman warned Tuesday that "we can't put up with" continued protests in Tahrir for a long time, saying the crisis must be ended as soon as possible in a sharply worded sign of increasing regime impatience with 16 days of mass demonstrations. --- AP Realpolitik has prevailed so far, but Egyptians [...]

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Egypt Envoy Embarrasses Obama, Channels Dick Cheney

By |February 6th, 2011|

"The President must stay in office in order to steer those changes through. I therefore believe President Mubarak's continued leadership is critical. It's his opportunity to write his own legacy. He has given 60 years of his life to the service of his country and this is an ideal moment for him to show the [...]

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Egypt Sends Glenn Beck Squealing about a Caliphate

By |February 4th, 2011|

Who's organizing these riots? What role are Marxists playing? What are the causes? Glenn Beck proves fear really is a product of ignorance. Beck is very afraid of The Arab, whom he equates to The Terrorist. Beck is also just another fundamentalist believing his religion is perfect, while Islam is unholy. It doesn't appear he's [...]

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