Daily Archives: June 29th, 2007 «

 

Hamas and Mickey Mouse: Art imitates life

Posted by: ST on June 29, 2007 at 3:16 pm » 6 Comments

Via AP: GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — A Mickey Mouse lookalike who preached Islamic domination on a Hamas-affiliated children’s television program was beaten to death in the show’s final episode Friday. In the final skit, “Farfour” was killed by an actor posing as an Israeli official trying to buy Farfour’s land. At one point, the […]

 

GOP to start their own version of “MoveOn.org”?

Posted by: ST on June 29, 2007 at 11:11 am » 1 Comment

According the Mike Allen at the Politico, the answer is “yes”: Veteran Republicans say they have quietly raised millions of dollars for a pair of nonprofit organizations that will launch this fall with the ambitious aim of providing a conservative counterweight to the liberal MoveOn.org, Politico.com has learned. The issues and education group, which has […]

 

Pelosi: Bush not “worth impeaching”

Posted by: ST on June 29, 2007 at 10:35 am » 5 Comments

LOL! Jules Crittenden has the post of the day after Pelosi’s announcement to a group of hungry liberal bloggers that the President is not worth impeaching: But let me get this straight. Bush and his “junta” are a gang of criminals who have hijacked the United States and trampled on the Constitution, sent U.S. soldiers […]

 

Last night’s Democratic presidential candidates debate

Posted by: ST on June 29, 2007 at 9:33 am » 4 Comments

I didn’t watch it, but The Politico’s Roger Simon did, and here’s his take on the winners and losers, highlights and lowlights of it. The debate was held at Howard University, a prestigious black college, so the pandering mode was in full effect, as you can see from the WaPo recap (I haven’t been able […]

 

Er, bad move, Sarko

Posted by: ST on June 29, 2007 at 9:14 am » 2 Comments

As I’ve written here before, I believe conservative French president Nicolas Sarkozy is a breath of fresh air for France – but not when he’s giving distinguished awards to liberal moonbats like Babs Streisand: (AP) Barbra Streisand performed her first-ever concert in France this week – and was rewarded with a medal of the Legion […]

 

A victory for free speech

Posted by: ST on June 29, 2007 at 8:42 am » 2 Comments

Alexander Bolton at The Hill reports that true lovers and defenders of free speech have something to smile about after yesterday: The House voted overwhelmingly Thursday to prohibit the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) from using taxpayer dollars to impose the Fairness Doctrine on broadcasters who feature conservative radio hosts such as Rush Limbaugh and Sean […]

 

Explosive device defused in central London (MORE: 2ND CAR CONFIRMED TO HAVE “MASSIVE” CAR BOMB)

Posted by: ST on June 29, 2007 at 6:27 am » 12 Comments

Via the AP: LONDON — Police defused an explosive device found in a parked car in central London on Friday, and the new government called an emergency meeting of senior security chiefs to investigate what many feared could have been a planned terror attack. Police said the car — parked near busy Piccadilly Circus — […]