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Archive for November, 2006

“Only the UN’s has the moral authority

Thursday, November 30th, 2006

for a job like this", or so says Clare Short. I say she's wrong. This appears to be the only job for which the United Nations has the "moral" authority. If I ever hear anyone connected with the UN ever utter the words "moral authority" in connection with that cesspool of ...

Christmas Wars - Return of the Red-i

Wednesday, November 29th, 2006

Well, it's Christmas time again. Time for joy and peace and love and WAR, BABY, WAR!!! Wilson County, just east of Nashville, Tennessee, is the scene of the latest act in the Christmas war - and they've just been beggin' for it. This is the county that brought us ...

Angry Feet

Tuesday, November 28th, 2006

Well, it looks like there are some in the blogosphere who are not at keen on moral plays for children. Happy Feet tops the box office again this week and conquers the Thanksgiving movie crush this year, and there's a few people out there who are not at all ...

Coalition of the Willing… to Leave

Monday, November 27th, 2006

Well, that's about it for the "Coalition of the Willing"... NewsFlash Home | More Iraq War Britain may start pulling out of Iraq 11/27/2006, 7:30 a.m. CT By JENNIFER QUINN The Associated Press LONDON (AP) — Britain said Monday it expects to withdraw thousands of its 7,000 military personnel from ...

Longer Than WWII

Monday, November 27th, 2006

Yesterday brought a hallmark of sorts to the war in Iraq. As of November 26th, we have now been fighting the terr'ists in Iraq for a longer time than it took us to defeat both the Nazi's and the Imperial Japanese at the same time in WWII. In fact, only ...

Islamaphobia strikes again…

Friday, November 24th, 2006

Al-Turki, a linguistics doctoral candidate at the University of Colorado at Boulder, now faces up to life in prison at his sentencing Aug. 31. Authorities say for four years Al-Turki kept the 24-year-old Indonesian woman as a slave in the family home, forcing her to cook and clean and take care ...

One Voice

Friday, November 24th, 2006

Check out these fantastic PSA's from the Freedom Center! Here, here, here, here, here, and here... and there's more where that came from, baby! Great stuff! JMJ

The total meltdown of an American Liberal institution.

Thursday, November 23rd, 2006

Larvae and jellybeans, I give you Huffington Post's Prayer for Dick Cheney's Heart -- to stop.

On the cutting edge of Islamic theology:

Thursday, November 23rd, 2006

Is female genital mutilation necessary or merely optional? One cleric at least believes that it just might not be absolutely necessary. Also, we should not forget the other great advance in women's rights in Islam: Pakistan is considering making it so that a woman who has been raped doesn't require ...

“No Thanks” Giving

Thursday, November 23rd, 2006

Thanksgiving is wonderful concept. You need not be of any particluar religion, or philosophy, or persuasion, to appreciate the notion of being thankful for what you're lucky to have. The Pilgrims were lucky the British didn't kill them all after what they did in Britain, and they were certainly very ...