You Don’t Have to Be Straight to Be in the Military; You Just Have to Be Able to Shoot Straight


Many thanks to Barry Goldwater for this post’s title.

Let me preface this by saying that I have absolutely no military experience.  I am a linguist by trade, a libertarian, and an armchair counterjihadist with more experience in the service industry than I care to admit.  Believe it or not, this gives me an interesting perspective [...]

Brown’s National Security Victory


Democrats' Bad Week

Massachusetts voters reject treating our terrorist enemies like common criminals.

Willful Blindness – by Jamie Glazov


Obama

The Obama administration’s refusal to accept what’s causing Muslims to terrorize us.

Christopher Hitchens: Arthur Koestler’s manic intellectual career – The Atlantic


I cannot recall a book title that was less well-shaped to its subject. Far from being a “skeptic,” Arthur Koestler was a man not merely convinced but actively enthused by practically any intellectual or political or mental scheme that came his way. When he was in the throes of an allegiance, he positively abhorred doubt, […]