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White House: Debate over EITs a “distraction from the broader picture”

Posted by: ST on May 3, 2011 at 8:21 pm » 7 Comments

Obama’s favorite word rears its ugly head once again: The chain of clues that led to the Abbottabad compound where Osama bin Laden was killed by U.S. special forces early Monday began with human intelligence. Senior administration officials have said key members of bin Laden’s inner-circle were flagged by post-9/11 detainees under interrogation, and that […]

 

Blame Bush: Tactics vilified by liberals paved the way for eventual OBL kill

Posted by: ST on May 2, 2011 at 6:15 pm » 6 Comments

Oh, how sweet it is: WASHINGTON – Officials say CIA interrogators in secret overseas prisons developed the first strands of information that ultimately led to the killing of Osama bin Laden. Current and former U.S. officials say that Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the mastermind of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, provided the nom de guerre […]

 

Dear Pakistan: you have some explaining to do — Updated!

Posted by: Phineas on May 2, 2011 at 2:31 pm » 9 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Now that the cheering has mostly quieted from last night’s news that we finally nailed Osama bin Laden, serious questions are being asked about Pakistan’s role, if any, in sheltering America’s arch-enemy. Consider this excerpt from Philip Klein’s article on how the mission went down: Last August, intelligence officials tracked the [two […]

 

The most awesome image you’ll ever see on the FBI’s website

Posted by: ST on May 2, 2011 at 1:33 pm » 8 Comments

yes. Yes. YES: Still so much information rolling in as to what went down, etc. You can catch up on all he latest developments, including learning more about the Navy SEAL team involved in taking out Public Enemy Number One, here.

 

BREAKING: Osama bin Laden dead as a result of US strike (UPDATED)

Posted by: ST on May 1, 2011 at 11:25 pm » 16 Comments

Multiple news outlets are reporting the news. Not confirmed as to how or which country (Afghanistan or Pakistan). The President will be issuing a statement shortly on the matter. Absolutely awesome news. It’s a symbolic victory as the war on terror will go on nevertheless, but that doesn’t diminish the historic significance of this kill. […]

 

Things that make me feel oh-so-secure

Posted by: Phineas on February 2, 2011 at 1:01 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Several items fall under this category, today, but let’s start with the best, first: a previously unknown al Qaeda cell in Los Angeles, just before 9-11. The FBI has launched a manhunt for a previously unknown team of men suspected to be part of the 9/11 attacks, the Daily Telegraph can disclose. […]

 

Disgusting panderers of the day: Maddow, Rudy, Scarborough, Dems

Posted by: ST on December 22, 2010 at 9:13 pm » 6 Comments

The glaring headline at Maddow’s blog reads (via): Republicans vs. 9-11 heroes About the 9/11 health responders bill, former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani and MSDNC’s Joe Scarborough were quoted as saying: With just hours left in the 111th Congress, Republican lawmakers find themselves the target of ire and scorn from the most unlikely of adversaries: […]

 

Pearl Harbors then and now

Posted by: Phineas on December 7, 2010 at 1:01 pm » 3 Comments

In the last surprise attack on American soil before 9/11, the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor: (Credit: Aviation History) My grandfather was a Petty Officer aboard the USS Nevada during the battle. Below are a couple of pictures of his ship under attack, the only battleship to get underway that day: …and… (Both photos credit: Naval […]

 

Truther mosque?

Posted by: Phineas on September 13, 2010 at 2:14 pm » 4 Comments

Well, isn’t that interesting? The Imam who wants to build a mosque community center rabat at Ground Zero in order to build bridges of understanding and religious tolerance is closely associated with an Islamic 9-11 Truther: In his interview with CNN’s Soledad O’Brien on Wednesday, Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf defended his plans to build a […]

 

No, Mr. President. I will NOT be “tolerant” of radical Islam – neither should you

Posted by: ST on September 12, 2010 at 7:50 pm » 12 Comments

I missed this quote from President Obama yesterday regarding the Islamofascist thugs who murdered 3,000 innocents on 9-11: President Obama stressed that America was not at war with Islam as he decried the “sorry band of men” who attacked the nation nine years ago in memorial ceremonies at the Pentagon on Saturday. “The perpetrators of […]