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“Why are you not in Palestine fighting for the cause?”

Posted by  ▪  August 22, 2011

This is classic (h/t BlazingCatFur). A member of the anti-Israel Boycott Divest Sanction movement (we’ve seen their moonbat tactics before) confronted Muslim shop owners in London demanding that they not sell Israeli products.  The shop owners were not intimidated and demanded

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Rove

Posted by  ▪  August 22, 2011

This video of Karl Rove handing Bill Burton (former Obama press spokesman) his head on a platter has made the rounds.  Burton played the “blame Bush” and “blame Republicans” game as an excuse for all of Obama’s failures, and Rove eviscerated

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The problem with relying on taxing the rich …

Posted by  ▪  August 22, 2011

… in order to pay for your grand spending plans is that sometimes you run out of rich: … based on 2009 IRS figures, … the number of taxpayers reporting annual income over $1 million fell 39 percent between 2007

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Annual reading of Washington’s Letter to the Touro Synagogue

Posted by  ▪  August 21, 2011

I’ve written previously about George Washington’s 1790 letter to the Touro Synagogue in Newport, Rhode Island, in my post Passover Is No Time To Wish For The End Of Christian America Washington’s letter should be required reading, but I doubt many

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Libya, the end

Posted by  ▪  August 21, 2011

Based on news reports and live coverage from SkyNews and others, it appears that Tripoli is about to fall to rebel forces. Whether it is hours or a day or two, it seems on the cusp. Updates:  Things seem to

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Finally, a high-growth job sector

Posted by  ▪  August 21, 2011

“Be a modern day Robin Hood” was the subject line of an e-mail received by reader redc1c4. The body of the e-mail is below (red circle added).  It was hawking social work school, where one can specialize, among other things, in ”welfare

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Gaza Tweet of the Day

Posted by  ▪  August 21, 2011

From @MargieInTelAviv: I would add one thing, “Easy, just stop firing rockets at us … and sending people across the border to kill us.” Update:  NY Times covers things pretty much as you would expect.

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Anonymity and intolerance

Posted by  ▪  August 21, 2011

Hey, I missed this controversy until it was over. Via Instapundit (who is not anonymous), an anonymous law professor blogger created a blog called Inside The Law School Scam.  For about two weeks the anonymous law professor claimed to “out”

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Sunday morning open

Posted by  ▪  August 21, 2011

Lots doing in the world. The end is near for Qaddafi, or not, who knows:  “Libyan rebels said they were less than 20 miles from  Muammar al-Qaddafi’s main stronghold of Tripoli on Sunday, a day after  opposition fighters launched their

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Not a bumper sticker, but

Posted by  ▪  August 21, 2011

… something nice to wake up to on a Sunday morning. Sent by reader Linda from Tennessee: [Note: Text corrected, photo not taken on I-24]

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Saturday Night Card Game (It’s only going to get worse)

Posted by  ▪  August 20, 2011

This is the latest in a series on the use of the race card for political gain: A couple of weeks before the 2008 election, in one of my first blog posts, I wrote: The suppression of legitimate political expression through

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Alumni Resignations at Widener Law School In Wake of Connell Case

Posted by  ▪  August 20, 2011

The fallout from the handling of the case of Prof. Lawrence Connell is starting to be felt at Widener Law School. Widener has confirmed that two members of Widener Law School’s Board of Overseers and fundraising subcommittee have resigned.  In

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While you weren’t looking, Obama passed immigration amnesty

Posted by  ▪  August 20, 2011

He didn’t pass it through Congress, even though he had overwhelming majorities for almost two years, because there were not enough votes.  He also didn’t do it by regulation, because that would take time and be subject to public comment

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I think you’re being a little harsh

Posted by  ▪  August 20, 2011

I defy you to point to a single sentence written by Marx or Lenin complaining about corporate jet owners, or a single sentence uttered by Obama demanding that the kulaks pay their “fair share” of the harvest. Thanks to reader Rich

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