Archive for: January 17, 2007

January 17, 2007

The Law of the Jungle

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy,War On Terror - 17 Jan 2007

Some readers may remember that during the ‘Seventies and ‘Eighties it was a fairly regular occurrence to hear media reports of Israeli intelligence (Mossad) agents kicking in the doors of a fleabag flat, hotel room or safe house in some …

Election 2008: Tancredo, Paul and Hunter

Filed under: Immigration - 17 Jan 2007

With the announcement or Rep. Ron Paul this week, and Rep. Tancredo’s concurrent visit to Iowa, it seems that the GOP will finally have some real presidential candidates: Ron Paul, Tom Tancredo, and Duncan Hunter.

Is Sleeping with a Kennedy un-American?

What is causing certain powerful Republicans to jump into bed with members of the Kennedy clan? First it was George W. Bush who, at least metaphorically, cuddled with the Chappaquiddick Anti-lifeguard, also known as Senator Ted Kennedy (D-Mass.).

George W. Bush Is America’s Worse Enemy

Filed under: Immigration - 17 Jan 2007

At 2 p.m. Central Time today, Jose Alonso Compean and Ignacio Ramos, former U.S. Border Patrol agents, must surrender to federal marshals and begin serving prison sentences of twelve and eleven years, respectively.

Terrorist Gets 30 Year Sentence in New York Subway Bomb Case

Filed under: War On Terror - 17 Jan 2007

Convicted terrorist Shahawar Matin Siraj was sentenced today to 30 years in prison for his role in conspiring to plant explosive devices at the 34th Street subway station in Manhattan in August 2004, just prior to the start of the …

Statistical Virtue

One of the first legislative acts of the newly ensconced Congressional liberals was increasing the minimum wage. Countless studies have demonstrated that the legal minimum wage is counter-productive. But it sounds good and it can be applied at one shot …