Secretary of State Hillary Clinton signaled Tuesday that the administration is going to crank up the heat on Syrian President Bashar Assad, who initiated a violent crackdown on his country's political protesters. Read More
ABC News reports that former President George W. Bush revealed some of his thoughts about the death of Osama bin Laden today at a Las Vegas conference.
When he got the call from President Obama about the news, Bush remembers telling him, "Good call." Read More
Rep. Todd Rokita, a Republican freshman from Indiana, on Thursday said that one of the ideas “percolating” among GOP members is addressing Social Security reform through the negotiations on the debt limit increase. Read More
Last night John Stewart went against popular liberal opinion by suggesting that the White House should release the photos of the deceased Osama bin Laden."The extremists over there already hate us, and I don't know if you know this, but the Muslim world sees pretty graphic images of people we kill on purpose or accidentally all the time." Stewart stated.Stewart's argument was similar to Rush Limbaugh's response: Read More
Duke Energy is probably in competition with GM, Google, and GE as far as being the big business most cozy with the Obama administration. Some conservative activist shareholders hope to confront Duke's CEO about this. In a press release, the National Center for Public Policy Research says: Read More
A lot of people are pointing to today’s Washington Post/Pew poll as evidence that President Obama got at least a 9 point bounce out of Osama bin Laden’s death. Not so fast. Today’s WaPo/Pew poll (56% Obama approval rating) only had a 654 adult sample. Read More
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Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Carl Levin, D-Mich., said Monday the he hopes the Pakistani government grills its military and intelligence officers about their knowledge of Osama bin Laden's million-dollar compound.
In a critical statement given to reporters Monday morning, Levin questioned whether Pakistani officials may have known bin Laden was hiding not far from the country's military hub. Read More
One of the criticisms of the Iraq War was that it took resources away from our effort to hunt and eliminate those terrorists who caused 9/11 and would try to strike us again. I was one of the people who made that criticism, and the fact that it took us nearly a decade to get bin Laden seems to confirm that.
But I wonder if any evidence will come out that the Iraq War helped us get intelligence that led us to him. Read More
“Osama bin Laden has gone to the great bordello in the sky that awaits every good jihadi,” writes Robert Spencer, director of Jihad Watch and author of “The Politically Incorrect Guide to Islam (and the Crusades),” in “Osama Gets His Virgins,” published in Human Events: Read More