Pulling Out

I think it's a bad move. Sure, the military has certain conditions for pulling troops out, but that doesn't mean they haven't been pressured by politicians to do it sooner rather than later. In short, this smacks of politics:WASHINGTON…

Michael Jackson To Convert To Islam?

So much trouble, so little time...American pop star Michael Jackson has officially announced that he has been following the five tenets of Islam and intends to convert to Islam, according to a report on the website of Arab-Israeli newspaper…

Why We Should Not Pull Out Of Iraq

The explanation is complicated, but it begins like this... Because believe it or not, I fear things like this will become more commonplace after we leave.BAGHDAD, Iraq, Nov. 24 - A suicide car bomb exploded Thursday near an American convoy…

Should Alito Pay For CAP?

Personally, I don't really think so... However.... CAP is short for Concerned Alumni of Princeton. It was founded in 1972 and went on to be dominated by purported racist and sexist philosophies that lamented the inclusion of more women and…

Obama on Iraq

A long rumination. In the end, Iraq is not about one person's legacy, a political campaign, or rigid adherence to an ideology. What is happening in Iraq is about the security of the United States. It is about our men and women in uniform.…

The Media Expects

Pew Research Center poll on attitudes toward "America's place in the world." Here's a handful of numbers that jumped out at me: Percent who believe "efforts to establish a stable democracy in Iraq will succeed" media: 33 general public: 56…

Bushs’ Plastic Turkey

How many people heard an anti-administration type chortling over the "Bush served plastic turkey to troops in Iraq in '03" story this holiday? I just heard my newsroom co-worker insist, without a shadow of doubt, that it was an absolute,…