THe WSJ today is running a column by Victor Davis Hanson… someone always worth listening to. He suggests that the 9/11 attacks and our curent problems can be laid at the feet of the left. He makes his case in part, this way: “Imagine a different Nov. 4, 1979, in Tehran. Shortly after Iranian terrorists […]

Continue reading about VDH: How Jimmy Carter And Academic Multiculturalists Helped Bring Us Sept. 11

The Telegraph reports: “Horrifying new details of how Daniel Pearl, the murdered Wall Street Journal reporter, met his death have emerged from the interrogation of new suspects by Pakistani police. Pearl, who was kidnapped in Karachi in January 2002, knew for several hours that he was about to be killed, but resisted repeated attempts to […]

Continue reading about Daniel Pearl ‘refused to be Sedated Before His Throat Was Cut’

Eric Florack on May 10th, 2004

Oregon Daily Emerald reports that LA TIMES editor John S. Carroll, in delivering a lecture on ethics, gave some big-brother-like twisting. “All over the country there are offices that look like newsrooms and there are people in those offices that look for all the world just like journalists, but they are not practicing journalism,” he […]

Continue reading about Outrage of the Week: LA TIMES Editor Lecturing on ETHICS?

Eric Florack on May 10th, 2004

Looks like Blogger’s got some added helps and redesign going for it’s post editing. Not sure if this adds any functionality, yet, but it looks nice. Oops. New Icon labeled ‘blockquote’. I guess in the future, all my quotes will look like this: “I guess in the future, all my quotes will look like this.” […]

Continue reading about Site Administration Notes

Eric Florack on May 10th, 2004

News from The Independent : “Less than 24 hours after accusing the Walt Disney Company of pulling the plug on his latest documentary in a blatant attempt at political censorship, the rabble-rousing film-maker Michael Moore has admitted he knew a year ago that Disney had no intention of distributing it. The admission, during an interview […]

Continue reading about More Proof Michael Moore is a Bald-faced Liar

Eric Florack on May 10th, 2004

News reports from across the spectrum are saying Alan King dies at 76 A sad day. I always rather liked that gent. I met King once, many years ago, and did a brief radio interview with him. He struck me as a very warm, caring person, who had a darker side, as we all do, […]

Continue reading about Alan King Dies At 76

Eric Florack on May 10th, 2004

Stop by Dan Drezner‘s place and drop him a note; he’s just lost his grandfather.

Continue reading about Louis Drezner, R.I.P. (1902-2004)