Archive for: October 7, 2006

October 7, 2006

Pakistan is Lost — We better Get Used to That Fact

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy,War On Terror - 07 Oct 2006

It was a nice dream. That we would have Pakistan on our side as a stalwart ally in this war on terror was such a wonderful happenstance. It would have gone a long way toward proving that not all Muslim …

Sexual Confusion On Capitol Hill

It’s easy to join the Mark Foley pile-on. What he did was wrong but does his treatment fit the crime? I think not. Please let me elaborate….

On Corruption, Partisan Politics, And Hypocrisy

Amid the horrifying breaking news of the past few days, Americans must remain focused on the threats that still loom over their country’s future. To do otherwise is to invite the possibility that the recent horrors will be immeasurably compounded …

Something Is Terribly Wrong

Filed under: Academia, Media & Hollywood,War On Terror - 07 Oct 2006

It started shortly after 9/11, members of the media stopped wearing the US flag on their lapel because they wanted to appear impartial. Fire fighters and other city workers told to take American flags off their hats and machinery so …

“Girls Gone Wild” CEO Pleads Guilty in Sexual Exploitation Case

Filed under: Courts, The Law & The Judiciary,Our Laws - 07 Oct 2006

Joseph Francis, founder, CEO and sole shareholder of two California companies doing business under the name “Girls Gone Wild,” has pleaded guilty to charges that he failed to create and maintain age and identity documents for performers in sexually explicit …