Lt. Col. Allen West Hits Jihad Fastball Into Bleachers, Clears Bases


Hallelujia, I came right up out of my chair this afternoon.  Happy Valentine’s Day!  Andrew Bostom and Diana West hit back-to-back solo home runs, and Allen West delivered a grand slam:
Both pundits featured Lt. Colonel West (U.S. Army Ret.) answering a former United States Marine’s question about the mind-numbing myth of the “warping of Islam” [...]

A Wicked Man? No, a Fool with Wicked Ideas


I’ve been uncomfortable with one characterization in my blog on Howard Zinn, and have decided I want to correct and will ask our editor David Swindle to do so in the original text. This brief blog is by way of explanation. I’m uncomfortable with calling Zinn a “wicked man” and thereby putting him in the [...]

State of the Union Address: Lost Opportunity to Support Iranian People


President Obama understandably focused the vast majority of the State of the Union on domestic issues. As a national security specialist, though, I listened and waited to hear about the threats facing us as they are what I am best educated in. To my disappointment, President Obama again referred to the [...]

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Putin to Consider New Presidential Bid – WSJ.com


In an electric four-hour solo performance on live television, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said he will think about whether to reclaim the presidency — one of the strongest signals yet that he may run again for Russia’s top office in 2012. Mr. Putin, who also vowed that Russia would step up its efforts against terrorism, […]