What the MSM will notice this in Amnesty International Report on Gaza

Every now and then Amnesty International notices the things that some of us have been highlighting for a while: A leading international watchdog on Wednesday accused the militant Hamas group of abducting, torturing and killing Palestinians during the war in the Gaza Strip last year, saying some of the actions amount to war crimes. Amnesty … Continue reading What the MSM will notice this in Amnesty International Report on Gaza

The Age of Islamic Terror–1991 to present

By John Ruberry "See it For the same reason no one ever Pointed a telescope at the sun" The Clash, Red Angel Dragnet. The last 100 years can safely be placed into the following eras. World War I (1914-1918), Interwar (1918-1939), World War II (1939-1945), the Cold War (1945-1991), and the present epoch, the Age … Continue reading The Age of Islamic Terror–1991 to present

The #UNEXPECTEDLY Chronicles Israel Matzav on Jeffrey Goldberg, Hamas & Fatah

Basil Fawlty:Can't we get you on Mastermind, Sybil? Next contestant: Mrs. Sybil Fawlty from Torquay. Specialist subject - the bleeding obvious. Fawlty Towers  Basil the Rat 1979 The latest in our series of posts on subjects that should surprise nobody who is paying attention: Today's piece highlights the blog Israel Matzav and both Jeffrey Goldberg … Continue reading The #UNEXPECTEDLY Chronicles Israel Matzav on Jeffrey Goldberg, Hamas & Fatah

Hamas July Not Us : Hamas Aug: Oh THOSE Israeli Teens…

Poole: Care to revise your statement, sir? Guard: What? Marshal Samuel Gerard: Do you want to change you bullshit story, sir? The Fugitive 1993 You know when you live long enough you see just about everything. For example I'm old enough to remember the days when people objected to Israel Blaming Hamas for the kidnapping … Continue reading Hamas July Not Us : Hamas Aug: Oh THOSE Israeli Teens…

ISIS Gaza and Moral Clarity Update: Gaza Discontent

The characteristic of Pains and Pleasures is that they are unmistakably real, and therefore, as far as they go, give the man who feels them a touchstone of reality. Thus if you had been trying to damn your man by the Romantic method…you would try to protect him at all costs from any real pain; … Continue reading ISIS Gaza and Moral Clarity Update: Gaza Discontent

Hadar Goldin a Life Suddenly Without Value

Mr. Potter:You're worth more dead than alive It's a Wonderful Life 1946 Batman: No Joker you're playing the Wrong game, the Old game. Tonight you're taking no Hostages. Tonight I'm taking no prisoners . Batman the Dark Knight #3 1986 Any person who deals in commodities and the current owners of the Market Basket Chain … Continue reading Hadar Goldin a Life Suddenly Without Value

The Scarborough Fallacy on Israel

As I've already said Joe Scarborough has been a friend to this blog and to DaTechGuy on DaRadio and if anyone expects me to throw him under the bus it's simply not going to happen, Sicilians don't do that. That being said when it comes to his statements on Israel the last few days I … Continue reading The Scarborough Fallacy on Israel

Why the Media is Silent on what Hamas is actually doing? Ask Eason Jordan

Royal Forester Well our duty doesn't included getting ourselves killed. The Adventures of Robin Hood, The Coming of Robin Hood 1955 Mr. Spock: It was far easier for you as civilised men to behave like barbarians, than it was for them to behave like civilised men. Star Trek:  Mirror Mirror 1067 You know how the … Continue reading Why the Media is Silent on what Hamas is actually doing? Ask Eason Jordan

Israel’s version of General Sherman’s War

We can't change the hearts of these people of the south but we can make war so terrible … [and] make them so sick of war that generations would pass away before they would again appeal to it. General William T Sherman Over the last several days all kinds of pressure has been put on … Continue reading Israel’s version of General Sherman’s War

Jonathan Tobin Answers my Question

Last week I asked the question: Where are the Gaza Bomb Shelters Where is the siren system? Where are the shelters purchased with either western aid or Arab oil money? For 10 years Hamas has owned the Gaza strip, they have had complete control of the area and while they've managed to acquire rockets to … Continue reading Jonathan Tobin Answers my Question

Enfield Rifles, Israeli Tanks & Palestinian lies

Government advocate: One thousand five hundred and sixteen casualties with one thousand six hundred and fifty bullets. Gen. Dyer: My intention was to inflict a lesson that would have an impact throughout all India. Gandhi 1982 Monday Morning on Special Report with Brett Baier a representative of the Palestinians claimed in US television that Israel … Continue reading Enfield Rifles, Israeli Tanks & Palestinian lies

Do you remember the Outrage at Hamas for targeting Commercial planes?

The world continues to express its outrage at the shooting down of a commercial airliner, likely by Ukrainian separatists.  While it is highly likely that the those firing mistook said aircraft for an enemy plane the idea that civilian aircraft carrying civilian passengers might be targeted, even accidentally, is an unacceptable outrage. Strangely enough I don't seem … Continue reading Do you remember the Outrage at Hamas for targeting Commercial planes?

Bad Timing and Bad Luck for Hamas these days

This is not Hamas' month. First Israel pounds them from the air over their Rockets at a time when most of the rest of the Arab world is busy with ISIS, Syria and Iraq. Then Egypt, now under the control of a government while not "pro-Israel" is anti-Hamas due to their alliance with the Muslim … Continue reading Bad Timing and Bad Luck for Hamas these days

Israel gives peace 46 chances, balks at 47th

You might recall that Christ told Peter that one had to forgive not seven times but seventy times seven. As Christ is not recognized as the Messiah by the Jewish people one would not expect the Jewish state to follow such a rule but they sure gave it the old college try. Hamas has fired … Continue reading Israel gives peace 46 chances, balks at 47th

The Israel / Hamas Cease Fire Poll

The news tonight is filled with offer from Egypt concerning a cease-fire deal that they are trying to broker between Israel & Hamas. International opinion being what it is the world is anxious for Israel to take this deal and the PM is reportedly considering it strongly as opposed to a full incursion into Gaza … Continue reading The Israel / Hamas Cease Fire Poll