Did You Know...

   

Archive » 2010 » May

Reports: Top al Qaeda leader killed in Pakistani airstrike

By Michelle Malkin  •  May 31, 2010 11:13 PM

From Bill Roggio at Long War Journal breaking tonight: Al Qaeda has announced that its top leader in Afghanistan and chief financial official was killed in a US airstrike in Pakistan ten days ago. Mustafa Abu Yazid, who is also known as Sheikh Saeed al Masri, was killed in the May 21 Predator strike in […]

Memorial Day Salute

By Doug Powers  •  May 31, 2010 08:11 AM

**Written by guest-blogger Doug Powers The word “sacrifice” is often used in a wildly exaggerated fashion (for some of us, it’s a “sacrifice” to lose cable for a day), but those who make very real and sometimes ultimate sacrifices are some of the reasons that the rest of us are in the enviable position of […]

Rolling Thunder 2010

By Michelle Malkin  •  May 30, 2010 08:50 PM

Paying tribute to those who fought and died to keep America free:

Does a US Marine in Afghanistan Really Have a Sarah Palin Tattoo on His Butt? You Bet’cha!

By Doug Powers  •  May 30, 2010 03:55 PM

**Written by guest-blogger Doug Powers We spend Memorial Day weekend honoring our heroes past and present, but I thought an “on the lighter side” story would be appropriate, provided it featured one of those heroes. Via HotAirPundit, here’s one Marine who’s pretty impressed with “the hottest cougar in the Republican Party”: So it is, however. […]

“Arlington”

By Michelle Malkin  •  May 30, 2010 12:16 AM

From reader S., a YouTube Memorial Day video tribute set to “Arlington,” by Trace Adkins: *** President Obama, as you know, is enjoying basketball and barbecue this Memorial Day weekend in Chicago. Let’s hope his staff has straightened him out on the difference between Memorial Day and Veterans Day by now.

Memorial Day Weekend 2010: Giving thanks for those who made the ultimate sacrifice

By Michelle Malkin  •  May 29, 2010 10:27 PM

Taps Day is done, gone the sun, From the hills, from the lake, From the skies. All is well, safely rest, God is nigh. Go to sleep, peaceful sleep, May the soldier or sailor, God keep. On the land or the deep, Safe in sleep. Love, good night, Must thou go, When the day, And […]

Dennis Hopper, RIP

By Doug Powers  •  May 29, 2010 02:09 PM

**Written by guest-blogger Doug Powers This past week, Art Linkletter and Gary Coleman died, and this morning came news that actor Dennis Hopper has passed after a long battle with cancer: LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Hollywood actor Dennis Hopper, best known for directing and starring in the 1969 cult classic “Easy Rider,” died Saturday at […]

Those Folks at the Daily Caller Sure Have a Good Sense of Humor

By Doug Powers  •  May 29, 2010 09:47 AM

**Written by guest-blogger Doug Powers Tis the season for giving instead of receiving… for a change: The problem for Bill and the Obama administration is that “job offer” might have saved its clothes in a closet and told a friend about it. The White House is now hoping everybody believes that they were unaware Sestak […]

Another Obama White House stonewall

By Michelle Malkin  •  May 28, 2010 01:00 PM

Today, it’s the barriers around the bogus Financial Crisis Commission. The Washington Examiner editorial board reports: When Congress created the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission in 2009, it tasked the group with digging into the origins of the global economic meltdown that began in 2008. The 10-member commission is scheduled to issue a report in December […]

NYT: White House Used Bill Clinton to Ask Sestak to Drop Out of Race; Updated

By Doug Powers  •  May 28, 2010 12:02 PM

**Written by guest-blogger Doug Powers Bill Clinton met with President Obama yesterday — reportedly to discuss how to handle damage control from the oil spill in the Gulf — but it’s a good guess that a heaping helping of “getting our stories straight” was the featured item on the lunch menu: President Obama’s chief of […]

Follow me on Twitter Follow me on Facebook