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JAIL TIME FOR TIRE-SLASHERS

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 26, 2006 01:50 PM

Remember those unhinged Dem operatives in Milwaukee who slashed the tires of GOP get out the vote vans on Election Day in 2004? Finally, some justice: Four Democratic presidential campaign workers were sentenced to jail time ranging from four months to six months Wednesday for puncturing the tires of Republican vehicles on Election Day 2004. […]

WHERE’S THE COMPASSION?

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 26, 2006 12:55 PM

The open-borders lobby has been phenomenally successful at getting the Beltway elite in both parties and in the media to embrace its blanket overgeneralizations and platitudes about the illegal alien population. “They just come here to work.” “They’re all Americans, too.” “Illegals aren’t criminals.” And so on. Those who impertinently challenge such characterizations in an […]

SAILING DOWN “CHEAT RIVER”

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 26, 2006 12:03 PM

Rep. Alan Mollohan, the senior Dem on the House Ethics Committee who resigned last week amid a corruption probe, is the subject of today’s Vent.

ROVE TO TESTIFY AGAIN?

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 26, 2006 11:40 AM

So reports Byron York: A source with knowledge about the matter confirms to National Review Online that Rove will testify this afternoon before prosecutor Patrick Fitzgerald’s grand jury in the CIA leak investigation. The testimony is said to be about matters that have arisen in the investigation since Rove’s last appearance before the grand jury […]

“BROOKLYN BRIDGE IS FALLING DOWN”

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 26, 2006 11:39 AM

AP reports on the twisted nursery rhyme hummed by an alleged jihadist in NYC and caught on tape: Jurors at the federal trial of a Pakistani immigrant accused of plotting to bomb a subway station heard secret recordings on Tuesday of his angry _ and sometimes strange _ rants against America. On the tapes, recorded […]

A WHITE HOUSE BETRAYAL

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 26, 2006 12:01 AM

S.O.S. Contact the White House. Send a message: No amnesty. Clean our own house first. The looming White House open-borders deal is the dictionary definition of amnesty. *** It’s here. The bipartisan amnesty disaster is coming, as I have warned many times. I promise you: This is not going to be forgotten (via the Washington […]

MEET THE NEW WH PRESS SEC’Y

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 25, 2006 09:06 PM

***Video of announcement over at Hot Air***…transcript…AP…USA Today round-up*** ***update: Fox News confirms announcement coming Wednesday morning…more…Lucianne G.: “Tony’s courage in the face of the horror he has endured for the last couple of years sets an example for us all. Take heart from it. I will miss doing his show every Monday. I will […]

MARY MCCARTHY SPEAKS

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 25, 2006 08:16 PM

F/R tip: Accused CIA leaker Mary McCarthy will reportedly be interviewed tonight at 10 pm EDT on WABC radio in NYC. Info on the McCarthy backtrack here.

TWIST: LODI TERROR CONVICTION

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 25, 2006 07:52 PM

Strange twist (via Sac Bee): Hamid Hayat, the 23-year-old Lodi man on trial for terrorist-related activities in Sacramento federal court, was found guilty Tuesday, just hours after a mistrial was declared in the related trial of his father, who was accused of lying to the FBI to cover up for his son. Hayat was found […]

BREAKING: LODI TERROR MISTRIAL

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 25, 2006 02:37 PM

Not good (via Sacramento Bee): A mistrial was declared Tuesday in the federal terrorism trial of a Lodi man charged with lying to protect his son, who authorities say attended an al-Qaida training camp in Pakistan. The announcement came one day after the jury told U.S. District Court Judge Garland E. Burrell Jr. that it […]

BREAKING: ZARQAWI TAPE?

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 25, 2006 01:54 PM

More info. *** Update: Bob Owens has an interesting take and frame analysis of the 34-minute tape. Read it.

REMEMBERING RICK MONDAY

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 25, 2006 01:50 PM

Does this image bring back memories? AP Photo/Los Angeles Herald Examiner, James Roark) (James Roark – AP) It’s Chicago Cubs outfielder Rick Monday of the Chicago Cubs, who snatched an American flag at the Dodger Stadium Outfield in Los Angeles, on April 25, 1976 –in order to prevent the punks from burning it. In honor […]

BEHOLD THE OPEN-BORDERS SPAWN

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 25, 2006 11:50 AM

What happens when Democrat and Republican Party elites hook up to undermine our immigration laws? Over at Hot Air, the brilliant Doug TenNapel and the animation team at EEF Dot Com have offered us an exclusive cartoon short, “Ugly Baby,” that reveals the spawn of bipartisan collusion between the Cheap Labor and the Cheap Votes […]

THE PROSECUTION OF WENYI WANG

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 25, 2006 09:53 AM

A follow-up on the Falun Gong protester who shouted down Chinese president Hu Jintao last week (via Breitbart/AP): A woman who heckled Chinese President Hu Jintao on the White House lawn, said her protest was a spontaneous reaction to China’s suppression of the Falungong spiritual movement. Wang Wenyi, 47, interrupted the elaborate welcome ceremony laid […]

OILY POLITICIANS

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 25, 2006 09:44 AM

Neil Cavuto takes Chuck Schumer to task over oil company-bashing: I see Chuck Schumer wants to investigate the oil companies for price gouging. Why doesn’t he ask his fellow politicians to do the same about tax gouging? After all, oil companies’ profit works out to nine cents a gallon. Taxes total more like 40 cents […]

WHERE IN THE WORLD

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 25, 2006 08:44 AM

I’ll be doing a phone-in to Fox & Friends in about 4 minutes to discuss the Bush administration’s continued “catch and release” policies for illegal aliens. Tune in if you’re free! Thanks to John O’Sullivan for the mention is his excellent piece, “The Crackdown that wasn’t” in today’s NYPost: IT happened last Wednesday, and it […]

CARTOON CONTROVERSY AT MSU

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 25, 2006 08:08 AM

Here’s the full text of an e-mail from Michigan State University engineering professor Indrek Wichman to the campus Muslim Students Association, which organized a protest against the Mohammed Cartoons in February (via the Detroit Free Press): Dear Moslem Association: As a professor of Mechanical Engineering here at MSU I intened to protest your protest. I […]

DRIP, DRIP, DRIP

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 25, 2006 06:51 AM

Check out Hot Air affilliate David Lunde’s new emblem for the CIA: James Lewis at The American Thinker says, “Mary McCarthy makes four:” Mary McCarthy is the fourth Clinton NSC member to assault the Bush White House. Ms. McCarthy, who was dismissed for leaking national security secrets to the press, is not the first Clintonite […]

ALL ABOUT MARY

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 24, 2006 11:18 PM

Allah Pundit fills you in on everything you ever needed or wanted to know about alleged CIA leaker Mary McCarthy. Phew! Thanks for doing the job most Americans wouldn’t do, Allah.

Whose land is it?

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 24, 2006 07:51 PM

Welcome to San Diego, Mexico.: More photos from the Aztlan/Reconquista celebration this weekend here. (Hat tip: Monica – F/R)

HELP SAVE A LIFE

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 24, 2006 07:15 PM

John Hawkins is asking for your help.

SITE DOWN

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 24, 2006 06:36 PM

Sorry for the outages this afternoon. Should be back up and running regularly soon. I miss you, too!

Terror in Egpyt

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 24, 2006 02:43 PM

From Haaretz via Drudge: Three explosions rocked the Egypt’s Sinai resort town of Dahab on Monday night, leaving at least 22 people dead and 150 wounded. One blast hit a hotel, a second a restaurant and the third explosion rocked the resort town’s market area. Dr. Said Essa, head of the Egyptian rescue forces in […]

INTRODUCING HOT AIR

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 24, 2006 11:08 AM

I’m excited to introduce you today to Hot Air–a conservative Internet broadcast network I founded with a team of multi-talented bloggers. (Press release here.) Internet video is booming. Appleā€™s iTunes store has sold a gazillion videos since its debut. YouTube gets more traffic than the New York Times web site. And politically-oriented web video is […]

WHOSE NATIONAL ANTHEM?

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 24, 2006 09:51 AM

Over the weekend, I noted an effort by Latino artists to Spanglish-ize the National Anthem in a show of solidarity with illegal aliens. It’s called “Nuestro Himno.” I repeat my question: Who’s assimilating whom? The New York Daily News’ David Hinckley expresses similar concerns: Between the rockets’ red glare and the bombs bursting in air, […]

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