The Media’s Coverage of the Flotilla Raid Makes Me Want to Wreck My Face with a Hammer


Last night, Jon Stewart, who I view as honorable, joined the chorus of people criticizing the justified-as-much-as-something-can-be-justified raid by the Israelis on the flotilla carrying “aid” to Gaza, the home of Hamas. First, he referred to the people involved in the shipment as “activists” and then showed video of some of the ship’s contents—the non-violent [...]

The Press Practices “Don’t Ask”, and Obama Practices “Don’t Tell”


I’ve got some news for all those Obama fans out there – the most transparent administration in history ain’t.
Barack Obama has not held a presidential press conference since July 22, 2009, a period of some nine months, and if that weren’t enough, the ironically impaired leader of the free world had the ‘audacity of opacity’ [...]

Politicizing Tragedy: Fine for Me, But Not for Thee


Playing politics with a tragedy by falsely accusing your opponents of playing politics with a tragedy: it’s one of the oldest tricks in the book, and today’s culprit is The Daily Beast’s John Avalon, who has a new column about “the Wingnut fringe, who can’t understand the suffering of those outside their tribe.”  The object [...]

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No, Dana Perino Hasn’t Forgotten September 11


This Thanksgiving, I’m thankful for the Left’s utter inability to manufacture a convincing scandal.  The latest is former White House Press Secretary Dana Perino’s latest appearance on Hannity, where she said:
You know, they want to do all of their investigations, I don’t know all of their thinking that goes into it. But we did not [...]