Did You Know...


Archive » Iraq

New Civility Update: Columbia University Students Heckle Purple Heart Veteran

By Doug Powers  •  February 20, 2011 04:33 PM

Shameful reception

Harry Reid Campaign: Saying ‘War is Lost’ Helped Win the War!

By Doug Powers  •  September 3, 2010 09:49 AM

**Written by Doug Powers Harry Reid is a genius when it comes to military tactics — just ask him. The Las Vegas Review-Journal recently questioned the Harry Reid and Sharron Angle campaigns on various issues. Here’s part of the Reid campaign’s explanation for why the Nevada Senator once said “the war is lost”: On REID’S […]

Barack Obama on Iraq: Then and now; Update: We are all patriots…for the moment

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 31, 2010 09:42 AM

Scroll for update… Barack Obama, 2002: What I am opposed to is a dumb war. What I am opposed to is a rash war. What I am opposed to is the cynical attempt by Richard Perle and Paul Wolfowitz and other armchair, weekend warriors in this administration to shove their own ideological agendas down our […]

Troops Returning from Iraq and Afghanistan Get a Little Surprise at Dallas/Ft. Worth Airport

By Doug Powers  •  August 11, 2010 10:20 PM

Guess who?

Snort of the morning

By Michelle Malkin  •  February 11, 2010 09:28 AM

Vice President Joe Biden credits his boss — the poster child of the post-achievement era — with securing Iraq and calls it “one of the great achievements of this administration.” Not the soldiers, not the architects of the surge that the commander-in-chief opposes, not the Bush administration that listened to surge advocates and changed course. […]

Maj. Chris Galloway, R.I.P.

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 15, 2009 05:55 AM

Major Chris Galloway, 36, was a writer at group blog Flopping Aces. He served in Iraq and Afghanistan. In June, he took his own life. His devastated fellow writers at Flopping Aces have a moving group tribute to their friend. Please read it. A tragic loss. A lasting legacy. Service to this country that won’t […]

Remains of Scott Speicher ID'd

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 2, 2009 08:58 AM

CBS News reports: The Department of Defense has positively identified the remains of a U.S. Navy pilot shot down over Iraq in the opening hours of the 1991 Gulf War. CBS News Pentagon correspondent David Martin reports that remains found in Iraq have been confirmed to be that of Captain Michael “Scott” Speicher, who disappeared […]

More on the fake Marine anti-war poster boy

By Michelle Malkin  •  May 15, 2009 04:48 PM

There’s more on “Rick Duncan/” Rick Strandlof, the fake Marine anti-war activist who managed to dupe Colorado politicians, leftists, and the local media for years. First, “Duncan’s” veterans’ group has disbanded. Next, the Denver Post, which had quoted him extensively, now jumps on public officials who happily pimped “Duncan”/Strandlof: Dems red-faced over veteran imposter Democrats […]

Questions about the fragging attack; Updated: More details

By Michelle Malkin  •  May 12, 2009 03:36 PM

The shooter in the Monday attack at Camp Liberty’s combat stress clinic outside Baghdad has been identified. He’s Sgt. John M. Russell of the 54th Engineer Battalion. He was on his third tour of duty. For the past 24 hours, the MSM has set a narrative suggesting that the shooter was under combat stress himself. […]

God’s gifts

By Michelle Malkin  •  December 24, 2008 06:15 AM

My Christmas Eve column today brings together several unforgettable stories over the past year that will be familiar to readers of this blog. It’s enriching, inspiring stories like these that keep me going when Washington politics wears me down — and remind me of how truly blessed we are. *** God’s Gifts by Michelle Malkin […]

Rallying behind soldier’s mom targeted by thieves

By Michelle Malkin  •  December 16, 2008 11:31 AM

Christmas cheer.

BDS, Iraqi journalist edition

By Michelle Malkin  •  December 14, 2008 03:31 PM

An unhinged Iraqi journalist fulfills the dream of every MSNBC anchor and NYTimes editorial columnist by throwing his shoes at President Bush during an impromptu news conference in Baghdad. Watch. Thankfully, President Bush was not hurt. *** Snort. Patterico writes: “I think I heard that Iraqi journalist scream ‘Don’t tase me, bro!’ as he got […]

“He believed in our effort over there in Iraq. It wasn’t just a job. It wasn’t just a benefit.”

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 30, 2008 09:52 PM

Master Sgt. Anthony Davis, R.I.P.

Help lift up a wounded soldier

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 20, 2008 09:27 PM

Ok, here is my birthday plea: Please help out PFC Hunter Levine. My friend Debra Burlingame sends word that his friends, family, and fellow soldiers are asking for support. Read: I know a young man who is in desperate need of help. His name is PFC Hunter Levine. He is 20 years old and hails […]

Why he served

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 17, 2008 04:16 PM

Everyone: Please read this. And spread it far and wide. It’s your spirit-lifter and perspective-keeper of the day. Of the year. God bless you, Army Specialist Stephen Fortunato. R.I.P. We are eternally grateful. Via the Boston Globe: The following is a blog entry written on Aug. 30, 2008, by Army Specialist Stephen Fortunato, who was […]

Debate video: Obama can’t remember the soldier’s name on his bracelet

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 26, 2008 11:44 PM


Photo of the day

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 4, 2008 03:10 PM


Marine acquitted in combat crimes case; not guilty on all accounts

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 28, 2008 09:26 PM

This won’t be on the front page of the NYTimes. Justice for former US Marine Jose Luis Nazario. More at Defend Our Marines and Blackfive. Like this:Like Loading…

Biden flashback: On second thought, I wasn’t really “shot at”

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 24, 2008 12:38 PM

“I was near where a shot landed.”

Biden flashback: Wrong on the surge

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 24, 2008 10:51 AM

“[W]rong way to go.”

Sadr’s Mahdi Army up to its old tricks

By See-Dubya  •  August 19, 2008 09:46 PM

I shouldn’t be surprised about this newest outrage; we’ve seen no shortage of it in Iraq from Sadr’s goons. Chunks of hair waft lazily across the floor in the hot Baghdad breeze. “This was the torture room,” said Muhanad, the leader of a U.S.-backed armed group that now controls the mosque. “This is what they […]

Chamberlain lives: Times of London says Britain reached an “accommodation” with Moqtada al-Sadr

By See-Dubya  •  August 5, 2008 08:56 AM

What have I done?

Free Iraqis Pimp Their Rides

By See-Dubya  •  July 3, 2008 12:53 PM

Gearheads set free.

Picture worth a thousand words

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 1, 2008 04:02 PM


Won’t you please help jihad therapy?

By See-Dubya  •  June 26, 2008 05:55 PM

“Kill ’em. Kill ’em. Kill ’em.”

Follow me on Twitter Follow me on Facebook