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Remembering 9-11 victim Peter Edward Mardikian

Posted by: ST on September 11, 2016 at 12:45 pm » Comments Off on Remembering 9-11 victim Peter Edward Mardikian

**Reposting.  God bless, and never forget.  -ST** ———————————————————- Longtime readers of this blog will recognize this post, as I have published it here every 9-11 since 2006 in honor of Mr. Mardikian, and all victims of the 9-11 terror attacks, as part of DC Roe’s 9-11 remembrance project. I thought this year about doing another post for another […]

 

#NeverForget 9-11: Remembering 9-11, and WTC victim Peter Edward Mardikian

Posted by: ST on September 11, 2015 at 8:41 am » 3 Comments

**Reposting.  God bless, and never forget.  -ST** ———————————————————- Longtime readers of this blog will recognize this post, as I have published it here every 9-11 since 2006 in honor of Mr. Mardikian, and all victims of the 9-11 terror attacks, as part of DC Roe’s 9-11 remembrance project. I thought this year about doing another post for another […]

 

My latest at IJ Review

Posted by: ST on July 22, 2015 at 9:28 am » 7 Comments

My two most recent posts at IJ Review deal with hot button topics that have captured both statewide and national attention in recent weeks. One has to do with the emerging issue in the south of Confederate monuments/memorials being vandalized, and North Carolina has become no stranger to the issue. There were two back to […]

 

What if Iran already has nukes hidden in North Korea?

Posted by: Phineas on March 31, 2015 at 2:02 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas That’s the not so subtle implication of Gordon Chang’s article in The Daily Beast. Much of the article explores the illicit nuclear proliferation network (parts confirmed, others suspected) between Iran, China, North Korea, and (formerly?) Pakistan, dating back nearly fifteen years. But the key portions follow: In October 2012, Iran began stationing personnel at […]

 

ISIS murders captured Jordanian pilot. Update: fatwa issued justifying burning

Posted by: Phineas on February 3, 2015 at 3:41 pm » 6 Comments

**Posted by Phineas (Photo courtesy of The Long War Journal) They burned him alive: In what is perhaps its most brutal execution video to date, the Islamic State burned alive a Jordanian pilot who was captured in late December 2014 after his warplane was purportedly shot down over Syria. The Islamic State murdered First Lieutenant […]

 

9-11: George W. Bush and his bullhorn

Posted by: Phineas on September 11, 2014 at 12:12 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Lots of people have written today about that terrible morning: where they were, what they remember, maybe honoring the victims or the many valiant heroes of the battle and its aftermath. I wondered what I would write. I decided that, rather than focus on the day itself, something others have done much […]

 

#NeverForget 9-11: Remembering 9-11, and WTC victim Peter Edward Mardikian

Posted by: ST on September 11, 2014 at 10:13 am » 1 Comment

**Reposting.  God bless, and never forget.  -ST** ———————————————————- Longtime readers of this blog will recognize this post, as I have published it here every 9-11 since 2006 in honor of Mr. Mardikian, and all victims of the 9-11 terror attacks, as part of DC Roe’s 9-11 remembrance project. I thought this year about doing another post for another […]

 

Another US journalist beheaded by ISIS

Posted by: Phineas on September 2, 2014 at 1:57 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas (Photo source) The savages of the “Islamic State” have sent another message to the United States: Dressed in an orange jumpsuit against the backdrop of an arid Syrian landscape, [Steven] Sotloff was threatened in that video with death unless the U.S. stopped airstrikes on the group in Iraq. In the video distributed Tuesday […]

 

Let’s remember how #JamesFoley lived, but also how he was brutally murdered

Posted by: ST on August 23, 2014 at 12:58 pm » 6 Comments

For those of you who were under the radar and missed this horrifying news from earlier this week: In a horrifying act of revenge for U.S. airstrikes in northern Iraq, militants with the Islamic State extremist group have beheaded American journalist James Foley – and are threatening to kill another hostage, U.S. officials say. Even […]

 

Awesome: persons from ebola-outbreak countries among illegal border crossers

Posted by: Phineas on August 4, 2014 at 4:07 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas I’m telling ya, this is how Act One of a bad science fiction movie would run. A report leaked to Breitbart Texas from the Customs and Border Patrol service (CBP) discusses how people from all over the globe are trying to exploit our porous southern border to get into the United States. […]