Simple question for the folks at Think Progress

who insist that Israel is occupying Palestinian land in the West Bank. Since Jordan held the West Bank before 1967 was Jordan occupying Palestinian Land? Since England held the West Bank before 1947 did England occupy Palestinian Land? Since the Ottoman Empire held the West Bank before 1918 did the Ottomans occupy Palestinian Land? We … Continue reading Simple question for the folks at Think Progress

For those of you who thought china is not an enemy

Think again: In the wake of the US raid in Abbottabad that killed Osama bin Laden, China has “warned in unequivocal terms that any attack on Pakistan would be construed as an attack on China”, a media report claimed today. The warning was formally conveyed by the Chinese foreign minister at last week's China-US strategic … Continue reading For those of you who thought china is not an enemy

Levy doubling down and Kahn’s friends ponying up

The friends of Domique Straus-Kahn have decided it's time to double down and pony up. First we have Bernard-Henri-Levy in a second piece. I maintain that the tabloids which, the moment this story broke, and before we were aware of his version of the facts—or any facts at all—called Strauss-Kahn a “perv” (the New York … Continue reading Levy doubling down and Kahn’s friends ponying up

Speaking of courage and Scott Brown

When I heard the news that Scott Brown was opposing the Ryan plan I sighed. It's clear that democrats in Massachusetts would use support of the Ryan plan as a weapon against him, but I took Brown at his word that he had specific objections to the plan. Everybody doesn't agree with everything so I … Continue reading Speaking of courage and Scott Brown

Brave Sir Oliver runs away…

Apparently the plan for the left is misrepresent Herman Cain then run away. When I posted my questions for moral arbiter extraordinaire Oliver Willis he answered with a "you don't like Muslim" tweet and then ran away, when I repeated the questions on twitter we discovered that answering questions is apparently above his pay grade … Continue reading Brave Sir Oliver runs away…