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Is it real or is it a parody? Either way, it’s the winner: From: email@example.com To: firstname.lastname@example.org Sent: Wednesday, June 30, 2004 10:25 PM U stupyd ass bitch. why u gotta talk shyt about tupac shakur? u dunt know shyt u dum asian bytch.
Am scheduled to be on FOX at around 5:45pm to talk 2Pac.
Lots of folks are buzzing about this vile anti-Bush image, which was printed in the Nation magazine’s latest issue. It is, as the site mentions, a take-off of Goya’s famous painting, “Saturn Devouring one of his Children.” The bright bulb who came up with this stunningly unoriginal idea (an Independent cartoonist did the same thing […]
Bad advice from a 911 dispatcher. Read the whole chilling transcript. Via Nashville Files Blog. Bill Hobbs comments: “Moral of the story: Take responsibility for your own defense.” Update: A police dispatcher disagrees: “From reading the transcript alone, the dispatcher did just what they were supposed to do: keep the caller on the phone and […]
Terrific op-ed piece in the Wall Street Journal by UC Berkeley law professor John Yoo (link is for subscribers only): Taken as a whole, the Court’s message is unmistakable: The days when terrorism was merely considered a law enforcement problem and our only forces were limited to the FBI, federal prosecutors and the criminal justice […]
Column’s up: What your kid is learning in school: Update: A public school teacher in the Bronx shares her experience: I’m a 23 year old high school science teacher in the Bronx and I recently asked my ninth graders what their favorite book was. Almost every one of them told me it was “Down These […]
Sympathetic stories about photo-taking illegal immigrants seem to be the order of the day. The New York Times gives us the sad story of Purna Raj Bajracharya of Nepal. Shortly after September 11, Bajracharya was seen videotaping a building that contained an FBI office. He was detained for three months in New York City, then […]
Open-borders zealot Jack Kemp has withdrawn his endorsement of GOP candidate Vernon Robinson. No big loss. But it’s interesting to see who Kemp and his elitist friends thinks should be kept out of Washington. Robinson is a staunch, grass-roots Reagan Republican and rising star in the conservative movement with a remarkable personal history: The son […]
A former Marine corps reservist takes on the Washington Post’s Rajiv Chandrasekaran and the rest of the newspaper’s Baghdad bureau. A sample: Iraq veterans often say they are confused by American news coverage, because their experience differs so greatly from what journalists report. Soldiers and Marines point to the slow, steady progress in almost all […]
The Chicago Times reports: “Couple beaten at Sox game after objecting to cursing.” The couple, concerned about what their young children were hearing in the stands, had asked two foul-mouthed brothers to watch their language. The parents suffered broken noses and black eyes — with the father requiring six stitches. Two quick things struck me […]