Month: October 15, 2009

Oct 15,2009

Dead Al Qaeda leader gives interview

Eli Lake reports. Mohammad Ilyas Kashmiri was killed by a Predator strike last month. This week, he granted an interview to the Asia Times. Comment: Cases like this highlight why...

Oct 15,2009

Weekly Standard = Pravda?

TNR’s Jon Chait is furious about Republican demagoguery: There’s not much fun in conceding that your side is winning over public opinion by exploiting ignorance and fear. It’s far more...

Oct 14,2009

Next up for Peace Prize: Masseuses!

The head of the Nobel Committee defends giving Obama the Nobel Peace Prize: “All these things have contributed to — I wouldn’t say a safer world — but a world...

Oct 13,2009

Tyler Durden: Making Sense

On Roman Polanski: We should do a lot more vigilante justice in this country. It would really keep pedophiles on their toes. The laws should be redone where, if a...

Oct 13,2009

No global warming since 1998?

The Weekly Standard blog links to a BBC article which reports, For the last 11 years we have not observed any increase in global temperatures.  Naturally, the Standard reminds us...

Oct 13,2009

Blah

I think I have bloggers block. We’re in a space in the news cycle where I either don’t feel qualified to comment on the news of the day (health care)...