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

Firedoglake: If only we could have a few more dead jews…

Lady Adrasta: I thought you were dead. Why haven't you died? Organon: I'm sorry, my lady. It was an oversight. Doctor Who: The Creature from the Pit 1979 This rant at Firedoglake has to be read to be believed Oh of course, the Gazans are vicious for killing no one, but ‘no comment’ on the … Continue reading Firedoglake: If only we could have a few more dead jews…