Common Sense in Egypt and Saudi Arabia – by Daniel Pipes


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Some Egyptians and Saudis support the idea of an Israeli strike on Iranian nuclear facilities.

Andrew C. McCarthy: Gitmo Does Not Cause Terrorism – National Review Online


So we’re going to shut down the detention center at the U.S. naval base on Guantanamo Bay and move the 200-plus terrorists detained there to a seldom-used civilian correctional center in Thomson, Ill. And we’re doing it, the Obama administration and Sen. Dick Durbin assure us, not because they want to use federal money to […]

Lieberman’s Ties to Ex-Party Frayed by His Use of Swing Vote – WSJ.com


Sen. Joseph Lieberman’s use of his swing vote to help quash a proposed expansion of Medicare marked the latest act in his deteriorating relationship with the Democratic Party. Cheered nine years ago by Democrats as their vice-presidential nominee, Mr. Lieberman later left the party and now is an object of vilification among many in the […]

ObamaCare Goes Off Track – by Jacob Laksin


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Can the Senate’s defectors derail the government takeover of health care?

The Battle For Pakistan – by Stephen Brown


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Obama’s “surge” will target al Qaeda.

The Exit-Strategy President – by Alan W. Dowd


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Obama retreats from the freedom high ground.

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I’m trying to come up with a yardstick to measure the incompetence of the Obama administration — and failing.
And it’s political incompetence I’m talking about. You come into office in the midst of the biggest financial crisis in decades and facing what you at least are telling the public the threat of a general economic [...]

The Left Denounces Obama’s War


The anti-war Left is not even waiting until President Obama delivers his speech on Afghanistan tonight to denounce him.   His own friends are now turning on the poor guy.
Obama is going to begin to understand what George Bush had to put up with.  And it may even get more vitriolic since the Leftists who helped [...]