Um, Germany?

by baldilocks Courtesy of the USAF, I spent most of the late 1980s in Berlin, Germany, making a good amount of memories and many friends who are still my friends as I type this. My sister even met my brother-in-law -- the latter was also in the USAF -- when she came to visit me … Continue reading Um, Germany?

It’s No Mystery , It’s Still the Tom Hagen Math (and Business)

Tom Hagen: Right now we have the unions and we have the gambling and those are the best things to have. But narcotics is a thing of the future. If we don’t get a piece of that action we risk everything we have. Not now, but ten years from now. The Godfather 1972 I've been seeing … Continue reading It’s No Mystery , It’s Still the Tom Hagen Math (and Business)

Jew Hating Fantasy Email Spam, meet Reality

I have a habit of checking the email that is labeled as spam as even the best of spam filters will sometimes grab a legit comment and given the censorship against conservatives these days I like to see if conservative thought is a target. There was a rather nasty comment that blamed "The Jews" for … Continue reading Jew Hating Fantasy Email Spam, meet Reality

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

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

Transparency Palestinian Style

Last year I noted a plan being advanced for 24/7 cameras at the Temple Mount in order to substantiate Palestinian claims of Israel violating agreements concerning it which the Jordanians, John Kerry and the Israelis agreed. However for some reason our peaceful Palestinian who have been accusing Israel of misdeeds objected even though such cameras … Continue reading Transparency Palestinian Style

The 72% Solution or lack thereof in Israel

For almost my entire life I've been hearing that all it takes is some concessions from Israel and you will have peace in the middle east. There is however a poll at Israel National News that suggests otherwise: A new public opinion poll among the Arab residents of Judea, Samaria and Gaza found that an … Continue reading The 72% Solution or lack thereof in Israel

Terror? Murder? No big deal as long as Islamists are murdering Jews in Israel

Via Carl In Jerusalem (who is in my neck of the woods at the moment) a reminder that our Islamic Friends have not let their desire to hit the west distract them from the primary duty to kill Jews: The names of the victims of the erev Shabbos terror attack near Otniel are Rabbi Yaakov … Continue reading Terror? Murder? No big deal as long as Islamists are murdering Jews in Israel

The Democrats: We’re all Jimmy Carter on Israel Now

Is the Israel lobby as powerful as they say? Question both Jimmy Carter & Roland Reagan asked Tip O'Neil after being elected For a very long time antisemitism was a fashionable sort of bigotry in the United States and around the world from "restricted" golf courses and clubs to some pointing at Jewish success as … Continue reading The Democrats: We’re all Jimmy Carter on Israel Now

A light dawns on a former Israeli Dove

at Israelly cool there is a seven minute video (that I can't get the embed code for) where Einat Wilf a former Israeli moderate explains what changed her position. Two key quotes I remember going back from those meeting deeply troubled thinking: These are the moderates, so if these are the moderates than the conflict … Continue reading A light dawns on a former Israeli Dove

Jew Hatred in France actually getting worse

A year ago we saw this story from paris I'm in Paris. I had seen these videos where you shout "Death to the Jews" in the streets of Paris. But the truth is that with a video, we not went well even when that reality. So when I came completely by chance, Republic Square in … Continue reading Jew Hatred in France actually getting worse

“Never Again” Redefined

I'm remembering the coy saying about the French resistance. "If everyone who claimed to be in the resistance really had been, there would have been nobody left to collaborate." There was an interesting piece by Charles Krauthammer that raised an interesting point: The rise of European anti-Semitism is, in reality, just a return to the … Continue reading “Never Again” Redefined

I’m old enough to remember when the left was outraged by Redlining

There are a lot of people who have an interesting image in their minds of a religious conservative catholic who is a tea party person. Such people would assume that I would strongly object if, for example an atheist gay couple who work at planned parenthood and owned the website Warren / Sharpton 2016 choose … Continue reading I’m old enough to remember when the left was outraged by Redlining

Some Housing Discrimination is More Equal than Others

Picture a person with a rental house that's been empty for months who wants to sell. He is approached by a hispanic owned company that has a history of buying multi family houses in areas with few or any Hispanic people and renting them out to Hispanics who wish to move there. The sale goes through and they rent … Continue reading Some Housing Discrimination is More Equal than Others

Imams Fighting ISIS with “The Big Lie”

The Situation:  You are an Arab state that proclaims their support for Islam.  You have a group of jihadists called ISIS who are not only winning battles throughout Syria and Iraq inspiring your youth and emphasizing aspect of Islam that, while accurate, threaten your comfortable existence within your state? Problem how you do keep your … Continue reading Imams Fighting ISIS with “The Big Lie”