davidl on March 27th, 2010

Obamafada, Meryl Yourish: So, the man who proclaimed to AIPAC that he had a “strong commitment” to the “unbreakable bond” between Israel and the United States is leading a full-court press to force Israel to yield to The One’s indomitable will. Let us review: The Cairo speech: The United States does not accept the legitimacy […]

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davidl on March 11th, 2010

Go for it Liz, from Alex Spillius, Telegraph(UK): Ms Cheney is now reportedly contemplating a run for office herself either in Virginia, where she was raised, or in Wyoming, her parents’ home state. Don’t be too quick to rule out the Empire State.  There are several potential openings. The Backasswards Mrs.Pelosi,  David Freddoso, Washington Examiner, […]

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davidl on March 8th, 2010

It was just 16 months ago that weeping men and women celebrated his victory over John McCain in the American presidential election. If they weep now, a year and six weeks into his rule, it is for different reasons. Jeffrey Sauger, Telegraph (UK)

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davidl on January 3rd, 2010

Barack Obama is making history.   He has achieved the greatest presidential communication failure since Jimmy Carter’s malaise speech. Video: Charles Krauthammer,  Washington Post: Any government can through laxity let someone slip through the cracks. But a government that refuses to admit that we are at war, indeed, refuses even to name the enemy — jihadist […]

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davidl on October 2nd, 2009

Nobody does it better. Hat tip photo:  Telegraph(UK) The Gunny, b/k/a R. Lee Ermey, is doing a show on edged weapons tonight.   Somehow I think the Gunny will miss ths one,  from an clearly impressed Boingboing: A quick-thinking farmer’s daughter disarmed a man who broke into her home in the disputed territory of Jammu and […]

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davidl on May 13th, 2009

Rush Limbaugh He is called the Great One for good reason.    Where some were expecting a full throated frontal attack on Wanda Syles, or, like me, an attack on the one, Limbaugh caught both his fans and critics flat footed.   In his intro on Monday, Limbaugh kept playing the words of Barack Obama, video: Text […]

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davidl on March 30th, 2009

Cardinal Daniel DiNardo on the University of Notre Dame should disinvite Barack Obama from giving the Commencement Address: I want to venture a comment on the recently released statement of the University of Notre Dame; that statement noted that the President has accepted an invitation to give the Commencement Address this year as well as […]

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davidl on March 21st, 2009

The British press is doing the job the American press simply will not do,  exposing the incompetency of the Obama adminstration.  Toby Harnden(?), Telegraph(UK) has his videos of his top ten BO and Delaware  Blue Hen gaffes.

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davidl on March 8th, 2009

Rich Moran, at American Thinker, argues that Barack Obama is lazy.  Jennifer Rubin, Commentary Magazine, argues BO is a poor manager.    Across the pond, the Telegraph (UK) says  that BO is  tired,    While, Ed Morrissey, Hot Air, opines that BO  is “Over his head.” As for me, I am going to go with what Michelle […]

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davidl on February 4th, 2009

Philip Sherwell, Telegraph(UK) asks: [Is Barack Obama’s] determination to push through Mr Daschle’s nomination, regardless of the developments of the last few days, was either politically tone-deaf, inept, naïve loyalty or straightforward “I won” arrogance. Or some combination of the above. It certainly does not seem like that much-vaunted change from business as usual in […]

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davidl on February 3rd, 2009

Chrissy Matthews may still get a tingle from the mere thought of  Barack Obama, but Matthews’ tingle does not extend across the pond, Toby Harnden, Telegraph(UK) Obama, however, cannot get away indefinitely with high-minded but empty statements about changing Washington and tough ethical rules that are enforced except when it suits him.Daschle could yet help […]

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davidl on January 14th, 2009

Just in case anybody just got off the bus from Mars, here is the old joke: A lady in on the couch talking to her psychiatrist.   The doctor, takea a puff from his pipe, and asks the lady, “Suppose a total stranger were to walk up to you offer one million dollars for one night […]

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