As the Benghazi hearings begin anew on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, it is worth remembering that Dave Weigel of Slate.com, the former Journolist member who delights in attempting to debunk conservative narratives, declared in December that Republican suspicions of a Benghazi cover-up by the Obama administration were “pure fiction.” Weigel cited the report on the [...]
There is a confluence of events over the last few weeks that perfectly proves the essential anti-Americanism of the Old Media establishment in this country today. It is evinced in two separate stories, one wheret the left is excoriating the Koch brothers for wanting to buy the L.A. Times and a contrasting story where journalists [...]
IAF bombs convoy of trucks bearing weapons bound for Lebanon in Syria.
Obama went on 60 Minutes … wow. Just WOW. First, Israel and it’s concerns about nukes are “noise” he can block out: Noise? Well, President Peace Prize… here’s some NOISE for you to block out: Obama: Israel’s concerns on Iran “noise” I’m going to block out « Hot Air Obama considers pressure from Netanyahu on [...]
Funny how one week can change the dynamics of an election. A mere seven days ago at the DNC Barack Obama* was slyly opining to chortles from the crowd, “My opponent and his running mate are…new…to foreign policy, but from all that we’ve seen and heard, they want to take us back to an era [...]
For some reason I see a bunch of folks republishing a WSB-TV report from November 2011 today, The gist of the piece is that your tax dollars are being spent by President Obama and his State Department rebuilding mosques around the world. WASHINGTON, D.C — A Channel 2 Action News investigation found that the State [...]
It’s 12:00 pm. Do you know where your dictator’s wife is? What registers as ‘news’ is an endlessly debatable, subjective argument. But what rates as ‘above the fold’ or top dead center headline news is much less so. For CNN this morning, there was no debate. The most consequential development in US and world events was [...]
The stakes just went up and Israel’s window of opportunity has just shrunk. Interesting times are upon us.
Is it just me, or does death seem to always be hovering around the Obama Administration? Attacks by US military drone aircraft have dramatically increased, leading to the likely deaths of dozens of civilians in Pakistan and Afghanistan — even though the Administration officially claims zero civilian casualties Operation Fast and Furious deliberately placed automatic [...]
Couple of stories ringing alarms this morning. First up, out of Libya: Libya is in danger of falling into the hands of Islamic extremists if a stable government is not rapidly established, Nato’s secretary-general warned last night. In an interview with The Daily Telegraph, Anders Fogh Rasmussen said Islamic extremists would “try to exploit” any [...]