Leg Thrills and Spine Chills With Chris Matthews Part 5: Empty Words Create Little Monsters and Grownup Nightmares


My son-in-law, Travis, had what I like to call a “reality attack” while attempting to discipline his two-year-old daughter Pearl. Pearl, like most little girls, holds her Daddy’s heart in the palm of her hand. Like most toddlers, she is a formidable force of boundless energy and relentless willpower.
As the young scamp ran past her [...]

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Approaching the Culture & Reuniting Conservatism


Upon reading David Swindle’s response to my disagreement with his observations about conservatism and the culture, it’s clear that the gulf between our views is far smaller than it might have initially seemed:
It’s certainly important for those on the Right to continue to articulate these cultural values. What my statement from my post was intended [...]

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Christmas Eve and Christmas at NewsReal


NewsReal will be featuring fewer than usual posts on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. We wish everyone a very merry Christmas. We’ll be back at it in full force on Monday and with more new content on Saturday.

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Blockade Iran Now! No More Deadline Extensions


 
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmedinejad  has rejected a year-end deadline set by the Obama administration to a nuclear deal brokered through the United Nations:
They say we have given Iran until the end of the Christian year. Who are they anyway?  It is we who have given them an opportunity.  
If they don’t change their attitude and language [...]

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Conservative praise for Nobel speech, POLITICO.com


President Barack Obama’s Nobel Peace Prize speech Thursday is drawing praise from some unlikely quarters – conservative Republicans – who likened Obama’s defense of “just wars” to the worldview of his predecessor, Republican George W. Bush. It’s already being called the “Obama Doctrine” – a notion that foreign policy is a struggle of good and […]

Pakistan Told to Ratchet Up Fight Against the Taliban – NYTimes.com


The Obama administration is turning up the pressure on Pakistan to fight the Taliban inside its borders, warning that if it does not act more aggressively the United States will use considerably more force on the Pakistani side of the border to shut down Taliban attacks on American forces in Afghanistan, American and Pakistani officials […]

Obama’s Landscape of Anti-Semitism – by Jamie Glazov


Obama 2008

The president’s Jew-hating personal and professional associations.

Obama’s War – by Matt Gurney


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The hardest choices ahead.

Fred Barnes: What Obama Needs to Say at West Point, The Weekly Standard


You can’t fight a successful war unless the commander-in-chief is fully committed to it. So President Obama’s chief task in his speech Tuesday night on Afghanistan is to make it absolutely clear that he is. This won’t be easy. Obama comes from the antiwar wing of the Democratic party that opposes the use of force […]