In Remembrance

On this Armistice / Remembrance / Veteran’s Day I ask that you take a moment to remember all those who have fallen for your freedom. Without their selfless sacrifice we would not be here today. In Flanders Fields by John McCrae In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That...

Rick Sanchez Pwns Joe the Plumber

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9BE0rc2aZpc] Oooo–that’s gonna leave a mark. Transcript @ Crooks & Liars, h/t Chet...

Gaza Propaganda War: Let the Character Assassinations Begin

Well, looks like Fox and co. have discovered this years Green Helmet Guy–and he’s *gasp* a communist Euro-weenie! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q9pRu-sRPb0] Yes, Bob, this totally proves beyond a shadow of a doubt that ordinary people aren’t actually dying in Gaza (shorter...

The Gaza War Continues

A collection of articles, accounts, interviews, pictures and reports I’ve seen over the last few days. Pictorial comparison first. An Israeli neighborhood bomb shelter. A Palestinian “neighborhood bomb shelter.” Breaking News Reports: Casualties Rise in Gaza Offensive (BBC Middle East) Dr...

The Might of Nation-States, The Temperaments of Ten-Year-Olds

The New York Times wowed everyone yesterday with its analysis of foreign policy at a third-grade level: “In the cabinet room today there was an energy, a feeling that after so long of showing restraint we had finally acted,” said Mark Regev, spokesman for Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, speaking of the weekly...

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