Because sticking it to the nutjobs is always fun…

On March 18, 2007, in Uncategorized, by administrator

I just thought I’d rehash the cover story from the National Review on May 9, 2005.

The first sentence: “It is time to say it unequivocally: We are winning in Iraq.”

The rest here.


Regime Change Done Right

On March 18, 2007, in Uncategorized, by administrator

From within, that is. It looks like real change is on the way in Zimbabwe, where it does not seem that Mugabe will hold on much longer. The crackdown on dissent has been bloody, but nothing like what we have seen in Iraq, of course. Consider: would this be under way if the West had decided to invade at some point after Mugabe thumbed his nose at us? Even if the regime does not fall for a year or five years to come, surely this slow process of genuine revolt is preferable to a bloody attack from outsiders. And should not conservatives agree with that?

The BBC on mounting pressure in Zimbabwe


Senator McCain: "…"

On March 18, 2007, in Uncategorized, by administrator

A question about the effectiveness of condoms in preventing the spread of H.I.V. stumped Senator McCain, leading to a rather awkward and revealing moment in McCain’s ’08 campaign.

Senator McCain, this is not a matter of opinion. This is science. The use of condoms dramatically reduces the risk of contracting sexually transmitted diseases and infections, including H.I.V. Please stop this ridiculous pandering to the socially conservative right.


Another one.

On March 9, 2007, in Uncategorized, by administrator

You have got to be kidding me. Newt Gingrich not only had an affair while pursuing Clinton’s impeachment, but he actually stands by his decision.

Gingrich argued in the interview, however, that he should not be viewed as a hypocrite for pursuing Clinton’s infidelity.”

hyp·o·crite [hip-uh-krit] –noun

a person who pretends to have virtues, moral or religious beliefs, principles, etc., that he or she does not actually possess, esp. a person whose actions belie stated beliefs.


Fair and Balanced

On March 8, 2007, in Uncategorized, by administrator