Monthly Archives: May 2007

The Case for Bombing Iran

Last summer I posted a short piece about a Norman Podhoretz Commentary Magazine examination and description of the Bush Doctrine. While the polls say many Americans are fed up with the situation in Iraq, I am convinced President Bush’s aims … Continue reading

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Fair and Balanced

I want to give them the benefit of the doubt and say this was just a coincidence. Gene just sent me a link to the below Fox News page, that says: “Breaking News: ABC Announces Rosie O’Donnell Is Off ‘The … Continue reading

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This Will Wake You Up.

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Exercising Poor Judgement

I get the idea of trying to be prepared for the worst but this wasn’t a brilliant move: Teachers stage fake gunman attack on sixth-graders. MURFREESBORO, Tennessee (AP) — Staff members of an elementary school staged a fictitious gun attack … Continue reading

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Some Stats On Internet Porn

This video from Good Magazine presents some interesting stats on Internet Porn:

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There Is No God but Politics

That is the title of a recent essay from Theodore Dalrymple discussing the writings of prominent Islamic writer Sayyid Qutb and the similarity of Qutb’s vision of an Islamic utopia to Marxist theory. It is worth your time to read. … Continue reading

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Texting Is Slow

I’ve mentioned this before but never posted a link. Jay Leno had a test to see which was faster, “texting” or Morse Code…

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Watch Your Fingers…

From MEMRI

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Atlanta’s least finest…

For those of you who haven’t heard, or read, about 3 of Atlanta’s, er, finest, go read this. In case anyone missed the subtleties: Blackmailed a suspect. Failed to verify said blackmail suspect’s claims. Lied to a Judge to get … Continue reading

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The Limits

Well I’m just writing to plug a website for an independent feature film “The Limits”. A very good friend of mine from high school, Maria Kennedy, and her husband Ben Mazzotta, have written, directed and produced this movie. I’m afraid … Continue reading

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Celtic Tiger

The resurgence of the Irish economy gives us an independent model that shows that lowering corporate taxes, along with controlled government spending, produces an economic boom. What would happen if a major industrialized country implemented this model, or the FairTax, … Continue reading

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