Yes, the right column is becoming a bit of a mess. The first thing I need to clean up is the “Others are saying” section. When I first started it, I had in it in mind as a way of saying thanks to those who had been kind enough to write with their encouragements. It’s [...]
Little Green Footballs is running at article I found of interest. “EUOBSERVER / BRUSSELS – Tens of thousands of euro of EU funds may have been diverted to people linked with Palestinian terrorism, according to a report from the European Parliament, obtained by the EUobserver. The report cites documentary evidence seen by a Parliamentary working [...]
Of all places, PRAVDA is where I’ll link you to today: “Famous financier and philanthropist George Soros was poured with glue and water at the conference ‘Human Rights at Elections’ in Kiev. Two young people came into the conference room and poured the panel members (including George Soros) with glue and water. They were shouting, [...]
James at Outside the Beltway notes the start of AIR AMERICA, the liberal mouthpeice. I have but two words for this attempt: Mario Cuomo. For those who don’t recall the context, Cuomo had a highly touted radio show and was the greatest liberal orator of his time. But nobody liked his *ideas*, so the show [...]
Hindrocket over at Power Line seems to think Tom Daschle is history. Can’t say I’ll be sorry to see it, but I’ll wait for some more solid polling data to come in. Bob Musil seems to agree with Hindrocket.
The Washington Times: reports from London that: “Khalid Shaikh Mohammed, al Qaeda’s purported operations chief, has told U.S. interrogators that the group had been planning attacks on the Library Tower in Los Angeles and the Sears Tower in Chicago on the heels of the September 11, 2001, terror strikes. Those plans were aborted mainly because [...]
According to FOXNews.com: “WASHINGTON – The White House agreed Tuesday to let National Security Adviser Condoleezza Rice (search) publicly testify under oath before the commission investigating the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks on the United States.” Bill Hobbs mentions this, as well and advises the Democrats, to “Be careful what you wish for.” Indeed, Bill; [...]
Billy Beck over at Two–Four runs a Guardian story today that says in part: “The French president, Jacques Chirac, woke up today to calls for a general election or dramatic cabinet shake-up after his centre-right government’s overwhelming defeat by the left in yesterday’s regional elections. The resurgent Socialist party, combining forces with the Communists and [...]
In what’s becoming my daily Boortz quote: “In 1999 the Senate convened a special committee on the Y2K scare. The committee wanted testimony from none other than Richard Clarke. That’s right .. the very same Richard Clarke, the great apologizer that would have prevented 9/11 if only people had listened to him. So … did [...]
Congrats to Reilly over at Right Voices who apparently saw my posting about Verges, that French lawyer who’s defending Saddam, and came up with an even more complete client list than I offered. The guy’s even a worse cockroach than I thought…
My long-form column column for last week the one about the Oil for Food abuses…has been generating megahits for the last week. Apparently, it’s attracting some attention, inclduing now, other Webmasters. Frank Savato, over at THERANT.US tells me it’ll be up over there mid-week. I’ll post the link when he puts it up.
Most of you will recall a recent posting in this space as regards Blogdom and the effect it’s having on old-line news orgs… particularly on the ones so dominated by the hard left, such as the New York Times. Well, along comes a well-deserved gloat, in the form of a post on The NATIONAL DEBATE [...]
When even USATODAY admits it, you know it’s happening.: “Economists see ‘booming economy’ By Barbara Hagenbaugh and Barbara Hansen, USA TODAY WASHINGTON – Employers soon will add jobs steadily as the economy continues to expand, say economists surveyed by USA TODAY. In an optimistic outlook, the 56 economists also predict businesses and consumers will continue [...]
Happy Birthday to John at Improved Clinch Hat tip: Billy Beck