Monday, January 16, 2006

A Space in Time

Despite current predictions of a protracted global war between the West and the Islamic world, I believe that war is over. There may be intermittent battles in the decades to come, with many innocent victims. But the number of supporters of armed Islamism is unlikely to grow, its support throughout the Arab Muslim world will likely decline, and the opposition by other Muslim groups will surely grow. 9/11 signaled the last gasp of Islamism rather than the beginnings of its global challenge.


Thursday, January 12, 2006

Glowing Pigs

Just in case it's dark and you can't find your pig. Glowing pigs.

Saturday, January 07, 2006

Goldwater Presidency ?

Ted (the swimmer) Kennedy makes reference to the Goldwater Presidency in this article. I guess that's what 50 years of hard drinking can do.

For all you victims of public education, Goldwater was never president.

Friday, January 06, 2006

Saddam trained terrorist

The Weekly Standard has a story by Stephen F. Hayes detailing Saddam's terrorist training camps.

THE FORMER IRAQI REGIME OF Saddam Hussein trained thousands of radical Islamic terrorists from the region at camps in Iraq over the four years immediately preceding the U.S. invasion, according to documents and photographs recovered by the U.S. military in postwar Iraq. The existence and character of these documents has been confirmed to THE WEEKLY STANDARD by eleven U.S. government officials.

Pat Robertson


Christian broadcaster Pat Robertson, who yesterday told viewers that God’s wrath spurred Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon’s massive stroke, today said his own “ignorant remarks are another manifestation of God’s anger.”

Thursday, January 05, 2006

2005 Review or LA Times

Patterico's Pontifications has an excellent review of the LA Times performance for the past year.

There are links to the Times rebuttal here.

60 Days for Child Rapist!

This makes me sick.