The MSM Response to the Syria Strike: What Syria Strike?

A few days ago I noted that the because Trump's Syria strike caught both the MSM and the Democrat allies completely off guard meaning they had no chance to coordinate their message.  This meant that the MSM in general and CNN in particular was forced to play it straight. Given that the strike was a … Continue reading The MSM Response to the Syria Strike: What Syria Strike?

10 Thoughts on Trump and Syria Under my Fedora

My advice post for the GOP is on hold for a day or two because of events in Syria.  Here are 10 thoughts under my fedora on the subject. I'm really thinking that Putin are falling for MSM propaganda on the president's weakness.  I think the Russians and/or Syrians and/or Iranians wrongly perceived that Trump's … Continue reading 10 Thoughts on Trump and Syria Under my Fedora

America’s eight-year long vacation from reality is over

By John Ruberry Barack Obama's Model United Nations style foreign policy of be-nice-to-rogue-nations-and-they'll-be-nice-to-you is a failure. Five years ago Syria's thug president, Bashar al-Assad, crossed Barack Obama's red line by using chemical weapons against his own people. Obama did not retaliate. Last Tuesday the brute crossed that red line--and on Thursday President Donald J. Trump fired 59 … Continue reading America’s eight-year long vacation from reality is over

You DO Mess With the Obama

Oh for one hour of (Andrew) Jackson! Reaction to President James Buchanan message on Secession 1860 Salim:  Okay. I want 50 percent of muchentuchen chain. Phantom & Salim Muchentuchen. Phantom:  No. Salim:  Twenty-five percent. Phantom:  No. Salim:  I want yogurt shop attached to store, like food court. Phantom: Okay. Salim:  I get profits from store. … Continue reading You DO Mess With the Obama

On Syria Pope Francis calls for Peace, Prayer and Fasting, Media Silent

We've talked about various options in Syria. Pope Francis I has now weighed in: War never again! Never again war! — Pope Francis (@Pontifex) September 2, 2013 He Elaborated: “There are so many conflicts in this world which cause me great suffering and worry, but in these days my heart is deeply wounded in particular … Continue reading On Syria Pope Francis calls for Peace, Prayer and Fasting, Media Silent

Three Choices on Syria

Michael Weston:  Nando Nando Nando You're dead.  You just don't know it yet. Burn Notice Things Unseen 2013   Monday we talked about why I oppose strikes in Syria (because it aids Islamic Rebels). Yesterday I put up a dissenting view from longtime reader and commenter Proud to serve. (It's vital to show the use … Continue reading Three Choices on Syria

Proud 2 Serve Dissents on Syria

Yesterday I gave my case against action is Syria, Longtime commenter Proud 2 Serve dissents Strongly and I'm promoting his comment from yesterday: We are losing the big picture. This is not, and should not, be about getting involved in a Syrian civil war. This is the defining moment of our time on whether or … Continue reading Proud 2 Serve Dissents on Syria