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Yesterday, I gave you full coverage of the attempted second jihad attack on our soldiers at Fort Hood. As I noted, a vigilant gun dealer in Killeen TX is being credited with blowing the whistle on the jihadi plotter who visited his store. Cam Edwards at NRA News interviewed the hero. Meet Greg Ebert and […]
Trillions of dollars worth of Who Hash at stake
The GOP Crappy Meal: It’s Not Perfect, But It’s Better Than Nothing!; Update: VOTE POSTPONED; Woodshed time for GOP holdouts; Bill to be “tweaked”
Not lovin’ it.
**Written by Doug Powers Stand down, Green Helmets! From Forbes by way of Yahoo News: NASA satellite data from the years 2000 through 2011 show the Earth’s atmosphere is allowing far more heat to be released into space than alarmist computer models have predicted, reports a new study in the peer-reviewed science journal Remote Sensing. […]
Report: Another jihadist plot against American soldiers on American soil; Alert gun dealer, local police blew the whistle
Two days ago, I noted the little-noted sentencing of Little Rock jihadist Abdulhakim Mujahid Muhammad, who killed 24-year-old Private William Long and gravely wounded 18-year-old Private Quinton Ezeagwula at a recruiting center in a bloody shooting spree targeting our military on American soil. Muhammad got life without parole. Accused Fort Hood jihadist Nidal Hasan still […]
Up for a run?
**Written by Doug Powers In January, Congressman and first runner-up in the 1986 Fred Gwynne lookalike contest Steny Hoyer called on Americans to tone down the “intense political rhetoric”: “Far too many broadcasts now and so many outlets have the intent of inciting people to opposition, to anger, to thinking the other side is less […]
Just a quick update for all of my fellow outside-the-Beltway-ers watching the debt-talk circus with increasing dismay and disgust: The hot story on the Hill right now involves a House GOP meeting this morning where Boehner supporters demanded the head of a conservative staffer for the Republican Study Committee — whose chair, GOP Rep. Jim […]
I was noodling around on a column for tomorrow titled “Who elected the credit agencies?” But it can’t wait. The downgrade hysteria is reaching fever pitch as the House holds hearings this morning featuring the big credit ratings agencies. It’s been aggravating to hear Republicans join Democrats on this fear-mongering meme — holding America hostage […]
Photo credit: Willamette Week My syndicated column today spotlights the scandal behind the David Wu scandal: Nancy Pelosi’s pattern of malign neglect. While Washington looked the other way, it was left to local journalists and activists in Oregon to clean up the mess. Today, Washington County Democrats are expected to hold a no-confidence vote on […]