Talk amongst yourselves. An interesting observation on Carly Fiorino and her run for Vice President (though she won't admit that), and how nice an attack dog she'd make against Hillary. And Open Thread....
Take a bow, Obama. We know you love applause. "AQ and its affiliates exceeds Iran in beginning to dominate multiple countries," retired four-star Gen. Jack Keane testified. Using a term that the Obama administration now eschews, Keane called radical Islam...
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(Paul Mirengoff) Earlier this month, the Supreme Court heard a case in which the Obama administration made the extraordinary claim that there can be no judicial review as to whether a government agency met a statutory prerequisite for filing a lawsuit. Show More Summary
THEODORE DALRYMPLE: Looking Away from Europe’s Muslim Problem: It’s easier to condemn Steven Emerson than to confront issues of assimilation and culture.
That should about wrap it up
Netanyahu seems sure that there will be no real consequences for Israel for his behavior.
"... an invitation-only Facebook group started last year for women authors," writes Jonathan Chait in New York Magazine. The name came from Mitt Romney’s awkwardly phrased debate boast that as Massachusetts governor he had solicited names of female candidates for high-level posts, and became a form of viral mockery. Show More Summary
SPACE: Hoping to Set Sail on Sunlight. “The Planetary Society, a nonprofit that promotes space exploration, announced Monday that it would send the first of two small craft testing the technology of solar sails into orbit this May, tagging along with other small satellites on an Atlas 5 rocket.... When photons — […]
From The Last Tradition Forget Christie, Bush or Romney. They’re GOP establishment guaranteed losers! This will be a battle against the GOP donor class vs the conservative grassroots. There’s more
I like him, but as Indy...? As Indy, my once and maybe future all-time favorite Action Hero...? Eh, Indy's smart. Not a genius, but up there. I know Chris Pratt has mostly played dumb-guy roles, and I shouldn't typecast him,...
(Paul Mirengoff) Loretta Lynch, President Obama’s nominee for Attorney General, will testify tomorrow before the Senate Judiciary Committee. It should be an interesting day. Coming up with lists of questions to ask Lynch has become a cottage industry. Show More Summary
Barack and Michelle Obama stopped by Saudi Arabia today after his visit to India. The media blurred out Michelles face for not wearing a niqab. She was indecent. Via Weasel Zippers:
WHAT EVERYONE NEEDS: A Turbo-Diesel Snow Blower. Well, maybe not everyone.
Guest Post by Mara Zebest MUST SEE NYC Councilman Greenfield rant in response to a group of pro-Palestinian agitators who disrupted a NYC Councilman meeting. The Councilmen were about to vote on commemorating the anniversary for the liberation of Auschwitz (which would include … Continue reading ?
(John Hinderaker) The production of natural gas by fracking has been an enormous boon to America’s economy and to its hard-pressed consumers. Yet there are some who oppose fracking, and these opponents are lavishly funded. By whom? Investigations...Show More Summary
Australian Libertarian Senator David Leyonjhelm had some harsh words for an abusive anti-free speech constituent. Via Liberty Viral: Far left activist Gary Burns wrote this abusive email to the senator. Senator Leonjhelm kept his response brief.
(Steven Hayward) In my classrooms, I uniformly use the practice of the University of Chicago’s old graduate programs, in which I address students as “Mr. Jones” or “Ms. Smith.” It introduces a modicum of formality and respect, which counterbalances the more casual, conversational, and indeed often stream-of-consciousness style of my classes. Show More Summary