Daily Archives: February 24th, 2011 «

 

Libya: Just how pathetic is Barack Obama?

Posted by: Phineas on February 24, 2011 at 10:40 pm » 26 Comments

**Posted by Phineas The British have dispatched the Royal Navy and their SAS –their elite Special Air Service– to evacuate their citizens from Libya: The SAS was ordered into Libya on Thursday to oversee the evacuation of hundreds of British nationals after the Government’s response to the crisis came in for widespread criticism. Nearly 500 […]

 

Thursday Open Thread

Posted by: ST on February 24, 2011 at 7:11 pm » 1 Comment

Been battling desktop computer issues here at the housefor the last 2+ hours.  Did the same thing last night.  I think/hope/pray I’ve got the issue fixed now – we’ll see what happens when I log in in the a.m.  Wish me luck Taking the rest of the night off.  May Tweet from the phone on […]

 

ICE agent murdered in Mexico “by mistake”

Posted by: Phineas on February 24, 2011 at 2:02 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Makes all the difference in the world, you see? They didn’t mean to ambush and gun down two American officials: it was a case of mistaken identity: Mexican soldiers arrested six men Wednesday who they say carried out last week’s ambush murder of U.S. Special Agent Jaime Zapata. The suspects told authorities […]

 

AP

Posted by: ST on February 24, 2011 at 12:04 pm » Comments Off

WH: Obama still ‘grappling’ with gay marriage

 

Reid Wilson

Posted by: ST on February 24, 2011 at 12:03 pm » Comments Off

McCain’s Shift Makes Him Senate’s Most Conservative

 

Power Line

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The Left’s War on the Kochs

 

NYT

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London Court Grants Swedish Request to Extradite Assange

 

The Hill

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Liberals to stage Tea Party-like revolts against GOP spending cuts

 

Obama admin’s “no ties to lobbyists” lies continue to stack up

Posted by: ST on February 24, 2011 at 12:01 pm » 6 Comments

I wish I could say I was surprised by this but I’m not.  More on that in a minute. First, the story – via Politico: Caught between their boss’ anti-lobbyist rhetoric and the reality of governing, President Barack Obama’s aides often steer meetings with lobbyists to a complex just off the White House grounds — […]

 

Why the Democratic Party-Union relationship is corrupt

Posted by: Phineas on February 24, 2011 at 12:01 pm » 8 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Michael Barone nails it — it’s a kickback scheme: Public unions force taxpayers to fund Democrats Everyone has priorities. During the past week Barack Obama has found no time to condemn the attacks that Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi has launched on the Libyan people. But he did find time to be interviewed […]