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The Obama admin’s current national security “priorities” – summed up in one tweet

Posted by: ST on May 26, 2013 at 1:08 pm » 5 Comments

Fox News’ Martha MacCallum gets right to the heart of the matter – short, sweet, to the point (via Twitchy Team): As a “national security risk” who got more time and attention, #Rosen or #Tsarnaev ? — martha maccallum (@marthamaccallum) May 25, 2013 Any questions? Let’s all say a little prayer that Ms. MacCallum does […]

 

Boston Marathon bombing: terrorism on the cheap, financed by us?

Posted by: Phineas on April 24, 2013 at 1:01 pm » 8 Comments

**Phineas I wrote yesterday about questions regarding the Tsarnaev brothers’ financial resources and how they could afford what at first glance appeared to be a comfortable lifestyle and prepare their atrocities without some outside support. Well, it appears they had some help: the taxpayers of Massachusetts. Marathon bombings mastermind Tamerlan Tsarnaev was living on taxpayer-funded […]

 

Breaking: Canadians foil Iranian/al Qaeda New York-Toronto train attack

Posted by: Phineas on April 22, 2013 at 4:35 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas They love hitting mass transportation. Breaking in The Washington Examiner: Canadian security officials announced today that they thwarted a terrorist attack on a passenger train reportedly traveling from New York City to Toronto, planned by two men allegedly tied to al Qaeda. “I commend our Canadian counterterrorism partners, particularly the Royal Canadian […]

 

Honey trap: US missile defense contractor sold secrets to the Chinese for sex

Posted by: Phineas on March 20, 2013 at 2:08 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas It’s amazing how stupid we get when our hormones and feelings are involved: a 59 years old former Army officer, who now works on missile defense, has thrown his career, his honor, and his life away for a woman half his age… who also happened to be a Chinese spy. “According to […]

 

Obama Treasury Dept. to open bank records to US intelligence agencies?

Posted by: Phineas on March 13, 2013 at 7:15 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Under things that make me a bit uncomfortable, we find: The Obama administration is drawing up plans to give all U.S. spy agencies full access to a massive database that contains financial data on American citizens and others who bank in the country, according to a Treasury Department document seen by Reuters. […]

 

@SenRandPaul receives “assurances” on domestic drones in letter from Eric Holder

Posted by: ST on March 7, 2013 at 6:22 pm » 5 Comments

I love it: Sen. Rand Paul declared victory Thursday after Attorney General Eric Holder assured him that the president cannot use a drone to kill a noncombatant American on U.S. soil — an assurance Paul had sought during his 13-hour filibuster the day before. “Hooray!” Paul responded when the letter was read to him for […]

 

So, I get the impression Michael Rubin isn’t too happy with John McCain…

Posted by: Phineas on February 18, 2013 at 3:16 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Background: On “Meet the Press,” Senator McCain (R-AZ) said he would no longer hold up the confirmation of former Senator Chuck Hagel as Secretary of Defense, even though he doesn’t believe Hagel is qualified. That lead to Rubin’s rant: What McCain is, in effect, saying is that he has no personal or professional problem […]

 

9-11 Truthers Ed Asner, Martin Sheen urge Oscar voters to shun “Zero Dark Thirty”

Posted by: ST on January 15, 2013 at 3:21 pm » 10 Comments

The NYT’s Carpetbagger blog reports on a growing movement of stuffy, clueless liberal Hollywood elitists who are taking the rare – and controversial – step of urging Oscar voters to not vote for the movie Zero Dark Thirty – which roughly documented how the US eventually found and killed the 9-11 instigator and mastermind Osama […]

 

Mexico arrests two in Arizona Border Patrol killing

Posted by: Phineas on October 4, 2012 at 2:01 pm » 1 Comment

**Posted by Phineas No word on whether any weapons were recovered or, if there were, if they’ve been tied to Fast and Furious, but it’s nice to see some suspects brought in quickly: Mexican troops have arrested two suspects in the killing of a U.S. Border Patrol agent and the wounding of a second officer […]

 

New OPSEC ad: “Bumps in the Road?”`

Posted by: Phineas on October 3, 2012 at 4:07 pm » 1 Comment

**Posted by Phineas OPSEC comprises a group of former Special Forces and intelligence personnel who have criticized President Obama before for revealing classified information in pursuit of his reelection. They’ve come out with a new ad in the Virginia market smacking the president for his “bumps in the road” description of the deaths of Americans […]