Archive for June 8th, 2009

Jun 08 2009

Rats Jumping From A Sinking Ship?

Published by under 2010 Elections

This is very strange news indeed from the deep blue (democrat) state of New York: Republicans appear to have retaken control of New York’s Senate after two dissident Democrats jumped the aisle. The flip of senators Pedro Espada Jr. of the Bronx and Hiram Monserrate of Queens gives Republicans a 32-30 edge in the chamber. […]

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Jun 08 2009

The “Drone Wars” – It’s Hammer Time In Pakistan’s Tribal Area

Published by under Bin Laden/GWOT,Pakistan

Update: Here’s a very interesting post over at the Huffington Post by a Muslim who also sees the days numbered for al Qaeda and the Taliban. It is a fascinating assessment from inside the Muslim community, one which mirrors my own assessment of where things are headed from my perch well outside Islam. Two distinct and independent […]

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Jun 08 2009

The Real Threat Of Right Wing Extremism

Published by under All General Discussions

I said when that infamous DHS report was leaked to the conservative media, and all the drama queens on the right were swooning about being political targets, if there really are violent extremists on the right then the drama queens are going to look both petty and dumb. Well, seems that there are violent right […]

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Jun 08 2009

GOP Finally Declares Liberal Economic Experiment A Failure

Published by under Measuring The Recovery

Update: President Obama is scrambling and spinning as the reality of failed government stimulus experiment sets in: Obama is ramping up his stimulus program this week even as his advisers are ramping down expectations about when the spending plan will affect a continuing rise in the nation’s unemployment. … But Obama now promises an accelerated […]

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