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Monday morning quick hits: Gadhafi, Haditha, Dingy Harry & more

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 31, 2009 09:02 AM

Good morning, all. Woke up early to talk about Communist-whitewashing Rep. Diane Watson on Fox and Friends. A few quick hits while I get my kids ready for school: *In case you missed it, make sure to watch the vid of Rep. Carol Shea-Porter ejecting a town hall protester who stood up to challenge a […]

Sunday open thread

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 30, 2009 09:10 AM

Talk amongst yourselves.

Robert Schindler, Sr., R.I.P.

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 29, 2009 05:28 PM

Terri Schiavo’s father, Robert Schindler, Sr., passed away this morning. He was a passionate and invaluable advocate for life. R.I.P. Life News reports on his death here. Wesley J. Smith writes that “condolences can be sent to: Terri Schindler Schiavo Foundation, 5562 Central Avenue ~ Suite 2 – St. Petersburg, FL – 33707.” More from […]

Colorado Springs welcomes homes the troops

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 29, 2009 02:18 PM

Thousands of people in Colorado Springs turned out this morning for the Red, White & Brave parade to welcome home the troops. The Colorado Springs Gazette put the crowd estimate at 45,000 downtown. It was a privilege to be among the throngs and throngs shouting “THANK YOU!” as our men and women in uniform marched […]

Video of the week: “It ain’t [America] no more, okay?”

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 28, 2009 11:09 PM

I already gave out one Cone of Shame award today. Officer Wesley Cheeks just needs a Bozo the Clown mask. Watch as he tells a town hall protester in Reston, Virginia, that he can “charge [him] with whatever I want to” because the protester is holding up a sign he doesn’t like. When the protester […]

Race-baiter Democrat Rep. Diane Watson praises Cuban health system, Castro & Guevara who “kicked out the wealthy”

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 28, 2009 04:03 PM

“You can think whatever you want to about Fidel Castro, but he was one of the brightest leaders I have ever met.”

Hey, maybe someone should “claw back” Pay Czar’s big pay!

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 28, 2009 03:34 PM

My column last week on Pay Czar Kenneth Feinberg spotlighted his declaration of authority to retroactively “claw back” CEO compensation packages offered by TARP recipients that he deemed “excessive.” Reuters reports today that His Highness the Special Master of Compensation himself has raked in some hefty compensation packages: The “pay czar” tasked by the U.S. […]

Cone of Shame Award repeat: The intransigence of Mark Sanford

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 28, 2009 02:49 PM

He lied to his family. He lied to his staff. He lied to his constituents. He manipulated government officials and abused taxpayer funds. He took a defiant stand against being “railroaded.” But he’s the one responsible for building the tracks to disaster himself. Half of his state wants him out of office. But Marshall C. […]

Hair-raising: More hard-hitting MSM coverage of Michelle Obama

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 28, 2009 01:47 PM


Rep. Michele Bachmann to heckler: “I’ve given birth here probably more times than you, sir”

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 28, 2009 12:51 PM

Some pro-socialized medicine hecklers tried to shout down GOP Rep. Michele Bachmann as she pointed to the crappy care pregnant moms are getting in the U.K. Watch her snappy retort. Video via Eyeblast (hat tip: Stephen Gutowski): Rep. Bachmann is not only a mom of five and foster mom of 23, she is also a […]