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Update: Violent moonbat pleads guilty

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 27, 2007 10:35 AM

Here’s the latest development on the anti-war, anti-conservative Facebook stalker who targeted college Republicans in Fredericksburg, VA: A man whose anti-war expressions attracted widespread Internet attention received a suspended sentence yesterday in Fredericksburg General District Court. Andrew J. Stone, 23, pleaded guilty to two counts of assault and battery. A third count was dropped. Judge […]

Translate Al Gore

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 27, 2007 10:14 AM

Methinks he has been inhaling too many carbon emissions from his private jet: “Art, music, film, dance, poetry — all the arts — have long been our greatest tools to explore the regions of imagination that defy our efforts to think rationally about subjects that our emotions tell us are too painful to contemplate.” — […]

Mstislav Rostropovich, RIP

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 27, 2007 10:05 AM

A giant passes: Mstislav Rostropovich, the ebullient master cellist who courageously fought for the rights of Soviet-era dissidents and later triumphantly played Bach suites below the crumbling Berlin Wall, has died. He was 80. Rostropovich died Friday in a Moscow cancer hospital, the Itar-Tass news agency reported. Rostropovich’s spokeswoman, Natalia Dollezhal, confirmed to The Associated […]

Freedom at zero gravity

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 27, 2007 09:47 AM

Cool photo of the morning: Caption at Yahoo! News — In this handout photo provided by Zero Gravity Corp., astrophysicist Stephen Hawking floats on a zero-gravity jet, Thursday, April 26, 2007. The modified jet carrying Hawking, a handful of his physicians and nurses, and dozens of others first flew up to 24,000 feet over the […]

Jon Voight speaks

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 26, 2007 10:54 PM

Must-see on the O’Reilly Factor. Previous: Jon Voight said what?

Stupid PETA tricks

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 26, 2007 10:06 PM

Three items: 1) The PETA language police are harassing journalists who call animals “it:” This afternoon, PETA dispatched a letter to Norm Goldstein, editor of The Associated Press Stylebook, suggesting that it is time to revise the book’s language guidelines—which currently characterize animals as inanimate objects—and bring the references in line with 21st century attitudes. […]

The surrendercrats debate

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 26, 2007 08:00 PM

Clowns to the left of us, clowns to the left… The Dem presidential candidates are “debating” in South Carolina. Hillary’s Harlem voice has yet to surface. Joe Biden’s foot has not entered his mouth…yet. Live-blogging over at The Hillary Spot and Sister Toldjah. And…spotlighting Gravel-mania.

Send ’em a white feather

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 26, 2007 05:09 PM

Reader and Vietnam Vet Jack Haley e-mails: The White Feather has been a symbol for cowardice. I suggest that white feathers be sent to the leaders of the Senate and House for the cowardly vote that abandons our soldiers around the world. I was in Vietnam the day that the 101st took “Hamburger Hill” — […]

Senate passes surrender bill; embeds report from the ground

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 26, 2007 01:33 PM

Get out the veto pen, President Bush. *** The Tank publishes Joe Lieberman’s floor statement. Here’s a tidbit: I have great respect for my friend from Nevada. I believe he has offered this proposal in good faith, and therefore want to take it up in good faith, and examine its arguments and ideas carefully and […]

Breaking: Free speech victory in Washington state

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 26, 2007 12:38 PM

There’s an important breaking court decision on a political free speech case involving my friends at KVI radio in Seattle. A reader e-mails: A unanimous Washington state supreme court ruling, issued this morning, reversed a lower court ruling that held radio commentary by Seattle’s KVI-570’s Kirby Wilbur and John Carlson made “in-kind” contributions when they […]