Daily Archives: February 17th, 2011 «

 

The new Khomeini? Qaradawi to preach in Egypt

Posted by: Phineas on February 17, 2011 at 8:48 pm » 6 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Somewhere else I mentioned that I had the bad feeling that Yusuf al-Qaradawi, the Islamic supremacist and jihad-loving unofficial spiritual guide for the Muslim Brotherhood, would soon be making a triumphant return to his Egyptian homeland in a scene reminiscent of Ayatollah Khomeini’s 1979 return to Iran. And we all know how […]

 

Civility Watch: Union thugs in Wisconsin want demands met – or else

Posted by: ST on February 17, 2011 at 6:12 pm » 19 Comments

First, the back story: As an estimated 25,000 people flooded the vicinity of the Wisconsin state Capitol on Thursday, Democratic lawmakers fled the state to prevent a vote on a law that would limit the collective bargaining powers of public employees. The stakes are high nationwide. Wisconsin is the first in a long line of […]

 

Politico

Posted by: ST on February 17, 2011 at 4:53 pm » Comments Off

Boehner ups chance of shutdown

 

WSJ

Posted by: ST on February 17, 2011 at 4:52 pm » Comments Off

Deficit Plan Details Emerge

 

AP

Posted by: ST on February 17, 2011 at 4:48 pm » Comments Off

‘Prepare to Invade Israel,’ Hezbollah Leader Tells Followers

 

More on rape and Islamic Jew-hatred

Posted by: Phineas on February 17, 2011 at 2:01 pm » 1 Comment

**Posted by Phineas In a post yesterday I argued that the gang-rape of CBS reporter Lara Logan in Cairo was a product both of Islamic misogyny and Islamic antisemitism. Regarding the latter, the invaluable Dr. Andrew Bostom, author of The Legacy of Jihad and The Legacy of Islamic Antisemitism, takes a far more detailed look […]

 

But… But… But I thought wind power would save the planet!

Posted by: Phineas on February 17, 2011 at 1:01 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Apparently they don’t do well in harsh winters, which isn’t good for their customers: A $200-million wind farm in northern New Brunswick is frozen solid, cutting off a supply of renewable energy for NB Power. The 25-kilometre stretch of wind turbines, 70 kilometres northwest of Bathurst, has been shut down for several […]

 

Hey, Jewish Democrats: You feeling duped by President Obama yet?

Posted by: ST on February 17, 2011 at 12:24 pm » 1 Comment

Because if not, you should be. Hat to say “Toldjah so” but ….

 

Why are Mexican troops conducting searches on our side of the border?

Posted by: Phineas on February 17, 2011 at 12:01 pm » 1 Comment

**Posted by Phineas Via KRGV TV, Texas: What you see is the international boundary that separates the United States from Mexico and what authorities on this side of the border seem to think is a truck packed with armed men crossing into the United States. The video clearly shows a large military-transport vehicle drive north […]

 

NYT

Posted by: ST on February 17, 2011 at 10:24 am » Comments Off

Bahrain Police Crack Down; 5 Dead and Hundreds Hurt