Non Tweets Under the Fedora: 12-14-18 Dead Standards, Mueller, Sodom and Google

The death of the Weekly Standard is the end of an error. The Decision of Bill Kristol & co to go full anti-trump might have kept him on TV and will assure him of comfort and entree to all the right parties, but it means unemployment for everyone else at the mag. He got woke … Continue reading Non Tweets Under the Fedora: 12-14-18 Dead Standards, Mueller, Sodom and Google

Are Muslims included in the Sweden Home Guard Drills?

I've got to admit I had absolutely nothing today, until I saw this post at Instapundit after mass. READINESS: The ENTIRE Swedish Home Guard Was Just Mobilized. A few weeks back, the government of Sweden sent out a booklet to every household in the country urging citizens to prepare for war or other crises. A few … Continue reading Are Muslims included in the Sweden Home Guard Drills?

This is Wrong and I Don’t Care if the Target Is Islam

The Most Dangerous thing in the world is an excuse DaTechGuy There is no question that radical Islam is a global threat, that the Jihad is an oppression that must be fought, that the only thing worse than Islam's targeting of critics of Islam from Pam Geller and Robert Spencer and the Murder of folks … Continue reading This is Wrong and I Don’t Care if the Target Is Islam

Mike Isenberg: The Thread of Reason

A friend of mine has a new book out, here is a bit from the press release about it. When Islamic terror strikes,liberals insist that it has nothing to do with Islam. Author Michael Isenberg disagrees. His new book,The Thread of Reason,shows why. Not only is the ideology of terror deeply rooted in Muslim thought,going … Continue reading Mike Isenberg: The Thread of Reason

Islamic Reality strikes again, this time in Germany

2 1/2 years ago I wrote about an Israeli Dove Einat Wilf  who had turned into a hawk after an epiphany concerning her "moderate" Palestinian friends. And comparing her willingness to recognize the right of the arabs to self determination and their connection to the land vs the lack thereof drew her to an inescapable conclusion: … Continue reading Islamic Reality strikes again, this time in Germany

Yardsticks

by baldilocks As a few people may have noticed, I've been going back over posts from my old blog, which I started in 2003. One of the things which has hindered me in deciding what to write about is that, often, I feel like I'm repeating myself. But a long-time fan turned that notion around … Continue reading Yardsticks

Voices Silenced Dianna Ploss of Act For America and one Bright Side

When I spoke at the Friday Morning Group a few weeks ago I was preceded by Dianna Ploss formerly of the Trump Campaign now the new head of the Boston Chapter of Act For America She was talking about her Sept 9th event that unfortunately was going to conflict with my Stacy McCain in Leominster, … Continue reading Voices Silenced Dianna Ploss of Act For America and one Bright Side

DaTechGuy’s 2nd Law of Democrat/Media Outrage

A while back we postulated DaTechGuy's theory (law) of Media Outrage which states: The level of Outrage or interest of the media and their allies on the left concerning any insult or prevarication concerning a person or thing will routinely be equal to the inverse of the degree of the political distance between said media … Continue reading DaTechGuy’s 2nd Law of Democrat/Media Outrage

White nationalists and black nationalists

By John Ruberry Around this time yesterday during a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia one woman was killed and 19 others were injured when they were rammed and run over by a person driving a Dodge Challenger. James Alex Fields Jr, 20, was allegedly the behind the wheel of that muscle car. He's been … Continue reading White nationalists and black nationalists

The #Unexpectedly Chronicles: Australian “Islamophobia” Edition

Definition of phobia :  an exaggerated usually inexplicable and illogical fear of a particular object, class of objects, or situation Merriam Webster Online I wish I could say I was surprised by this story: A LOCAL council has banned the construction of a synagogue in Bondi because it could be a terrorist target, in a shock … Continue reading The #Unexpectedly Chronicles: Australian “Islamophobia” Edition

Atheists in London are Braver Than American Ones

by baldilocks Filling in for Fausta. When we last talked about public atheist Richard Dawkins, he was being ‘de-platformed’ by Pacifica Radio’s KPFA. In contrast, Dawkins spoke last week at the International Conference on Freedom of Conscience and Expression in London, where he received a standing ovation and an award. This conference’s purpose is [to] discuss … Continue reading Atheists in London are Braver Than American Ones

Why KPFA Cancelled the Richard Dawkins Appearance (UPDATED)

by baldilocks Yesterday at Hot Air, John Sexton posted a piece about a radio station’s cancellation of an appearance by public atheist Richard Dawkins. The station’s reason? They say they don’t support “hurtful/abusive speech” and are unwilling to give it a platform. Hurtful/abusive speech, in this case, is code for speech critical of Islam, which … Continue reading Why KPFA Cancelled the Richard Dawkins Appearance (UPDATED)

10 Thoughts Under My Fedora DaTechGuy in KC, #ga06, Warmbier, Osborne and Two Masters

I'm in Kansas City this week on a vacation that's a side effect of my wife's serious operation back in Feb. As she couldn't go on the trip with her sister as planned and had to use up our voucher miles before Sept or lose them she suggested finding somewhere that the RedSox were playing … Continue reading 10 Thoughts Under My Fedora DaTechGuy in KC, #ga06, Warmbier, Osborne and Two Masters

It’s a crime this story was ignored

"Crime by Migrants in Germany Increase." The headline on the story, buried deep within the Wall Street Journal, was so innocuous it might as well have said, "Nothing to See Here, Folks -- Please Move Along." Despite the mild headline, however, the article by Ruth Brenner was filled with statistics that spun a tale of … Continue reading It’s a crime this story was ignored

Hey Amazon, Your Catholic Workers Pray Daily Too

Last week I saw a story about Muslims demanding prayer breaks during work Outraged Muslims are reportedly planning a May 1 demonstration at the Amazon headquarters in Seattle, Washington. The company is under fire after several Muslim security guards demanded time and space to pray five times a day, while on the job. The guards … Continue reading Hey Amazon, Your Catholic Workers Pray Daily Too

Missing the Ledes on the Montreal “Anti Semitic Imam” story Lede Two: Al_Nawawi’s Hadith? never heard of It.

Col Klink:   No it's not possible, General Mulendorf Gestapo Captain Borman: With his arm around your shoulders.   Col Klink: Yes we were friends Gestapo Captain Borman: Close Friends, and very possibly associated in za plot to assassinate the Führer Col Klink: I hardly knew the man, went to school together ten years, saw each … Continue reading Missing the Ledes on the Montreal “Anti Semitic Imam” story Lede Two: Al_Nawawi’s Hadith? never heard of It.

Missing the Ledes on the Montreal “Anti Semitic Imam” story Lede one: Canada’s Muslims tardy Outrage

To those who like to argue that Islam is a religion of piece and those who wish to support terror and or kill Jews simply because they are Jews, this story out of Canada reported by CBC news: Imam calling for Jews to be killed in sermon at Montreal mosque draws police complaint Larger Muslim … Continue reading Missing the Ledes on the Montreal “Anti Semitic Imam” story Lede one: Canada’s Muslims tardy Outrage

A Different Kind of Ice Cream

by baldilocks Originally posted November 23, 2009. Edited. There use to be a mosque near my home, but the adherents have since move their digs to Crenshaw Boulevard. The congregants were all black, but I’m not sure if they were Black Muslims (Explanation: back in the day, the distinction “Black Muslim” indicated that the persons under … Continue reading A Different Kind of Ice Cream

Jews Discover the Ghastly Tom Hagen Judenrein Jerusalem Democrat Math

Dr Sim: When the time is right there will be no delay. Twelfth Doctor: Ohh You told me something there. You told me something useful you shouldn't have done that! Dr Sim:  What did I tell you? Twelfth Doctor: You told me right that the time is currently wrong! Doctor Who The Return of Doctor … Continue reading Jews Discover the Ghastly Tom Hagen Judenrein Jerusalem Democrat Math

Religious Extremism and You

Repost from my blog. by baldilocks I try not to scream in frustration in response to some usage of the word 'extremism.' People use it without even thinking about what it actually means. And it almost always has the word 'Christian' is front of it, and, less often, 'Muslim.' According to the ignorant, extremism is … Continue reading Religious Extremism and You