Daily Archives: September 18th, 2012 «

 

LA Times op/ed writer argues “Innocence of Muslims” does not pass “free-speech test”

Posted by: ST on September 18, 2012 at 7:03 pm » 6 Comments

I rarely find myself at a loss for words, but this column pretty much gets me there. Excerpts: While many 1st Amendment scholars defend the right of the filmmakers to produce this film, arguing that the ensuing violence was not sufficiently imminent, I spoke to several experts who said the trailer may well fall outside […]

 

Dear President Obama: no, no, no, NO!!!

Posted by: Phineas on September 18, 2012 at 1:01 pm » 10 Comments

**Posted by Phineas This had better just be a rumor: The U.S. State Department is actively considering negotiations with the Egyptian government for the transfer of custody of Omar Abdel-Rahman, also known as “the Blind Sheikh,” for humanitarian and health reasons, a source close to the the Obama administration told TheBlaze. “Humanitarian reasons” my rear […]

 

BREAKING: Politician refreshingly honest on a topic – media, pundits rush to condemn

Posted by: ST on September 18, 2012 at 10:27 am » 11 Comments

(NOTE: I’m working to fix the Tweet links in this post so that they show up as actual tweets. Thanks.) Sigh. Via The Politico: COSTA MESA, Calif. — Mitt Romney held a hastily arranged press conference here to engage in damage control hours after a video surfaced that showed him at a private May fundraiser […]

 

UK Indep.

Posted by: ST on September 18, 2012 at 8:52 am » Comments Off

Troubling: Libya: We gave US three-day warning of Benghazi attack

 

Times of India

Posted by: ST on September 18, 2012 at 8:44 am » Comments Off

ROP: Egypt cleric issues fatwa against ‘Innocence of Muslims’ cast, crew

 

CBS News

Posted by: ST on September 18, 2012 at 8:41 am » Comments Off

Hmm: U.S. military suspends joint patrols with Afghans

 

The Hill

Posted by: ST on September 18, 2012 at 8:37 am » Comments Off

SCOTUS: Scalia was ‘furious’ at Roberts vote on healthcare law, says Toobin book

 

Daily Caller

Posted by: ST on September 18, 2012 at 8:35 am » Comments Off

Wow: Emails reveal Justice Dept. regularly enlists Media Matters to spin press