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The Pentagon picks Airbus over Boeing; Northwest congressional delegation in an uproar; Update: "This won't be pretty"
Outsourcing national security?
Na, na, na, nah-na-nah na…
Just when you think identity politics can’t parody itself any better (or worse), along comes a new set of race-mongers with an even more absurd set of grievances. A story in today’s Washington Post reads like a lead story in The Onion (via HA Headlines): When Barack Obama announced his candidacy for president last year, […]
Solidarity. Via Weasel Zippers comes news that jihadi-targeted Danish artist Kurt Westergaard’s Mohammed cartoon is up for sale. The WSJ reports: Kurt Westergaard is in hiding from Islamic militants who want him dead. Now, the Danish cartoonist says he’s ready to part with the source of his travails, a small ink sketch of the Prophet […]
Code Pinko in distress.
ABC News: Americans Broadcasting CAIR.
Fix it. Permanently. Now.
FINO: Fence in name only.
“You have apparently done well.”
Pig snouts optional.
A conservative icon has passed. William F. Buckley was 82. I picked up my first issue of NR in college through the conservative student journalism samizdata. Reading the magazine in public was an act of defiance. Embracing the ideas within was an act of heresy. Mr. Buckley’s Firing Line appearances vaulted him into the mainstream […]
“I died when my babies died.”
Where’s the defibrillator?
In April 2006, I reported on an attempt by NBC News’s Dateline to stage an Islamophobia sting on NASCAR fans. In November 2007, I called attention to an attempt by ABC News’s Primetime Live to stage a homophobia sting in Birmingham, Alabama. Now, Primetime Live is replicating the Islamophobia stunt thing in Texas (hat tip […]
The illegal alien Cottonwood. MN van driver charged with killing four young children in a horrible schoolbus crash had a bit of a history with the law. Blind law that apparently ignored her immigration status–and that of her “boyfriend” as well. Gee, wonder what his status was. Go figure: The woman charged with causing the […]