Archive for: January 12, 2008

January 12, 2008

Voters Doubly Fired Up

Voters again turned out in record numbers yesterday, pumped up about their candidates but in a sour mood over the economy, the war in Iraq and the Bush administration, exit polls indicated. As in last week’s Iowa caucuses, all …

Tears Have Turned Campaigns

Filed under: Elections & Voting,Politics In General - 12 Jan 2008

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. — After weeks of trying to soften her image, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s teary response yesterday to a voter’s question could do more than any ad campaign or posed photo op. The question now: Did it help …

Special Operations Warrior: For The kids of Our Troops

Filed under: American Military - 12 Jan 2008

We all have heard about Operation Swarmer Insurgence, Operation Move Forward Together, The Surge and other various military terms to describe actions taken to win the peace in Iraq. We are winning in Iraq because we have a president who …

Colombo Family Honchos Convicted of Murder and Tampering of Witnesses

Filed under: Crime and Punishment - 12 Jan 2008

Following eight weeks of trial, a federal jury in Central Islip, New York, returned a verdict last week convicting Colombo organized crime family acting boss Alphonse “Allie Boy” Persico and administration member John “Jackie” DeRoss of murder in aid of …

The Osteen Bible and other Apostasy Milestones

Filed under: Religion & Faith - 12 Jan 2008

What is all the talk about an “apostasy” or a “falling away” really about? Hundreds of examples have occurred in 2007 and this year holds the promise of more to come. Let’s examine just a few examples from the very …

Actions Speak Louder Than Words

Filed under: Politics In General - 12 Jan 2008

We hear it every day, promises upon promises that most of us know the candidates cannot or will not keep – but hey at least they are acting like they care right? On one hand we have candidates from both …

Electing Obama a Slap in the Face to Muslims Everywhere?

Daniel Pipes did a little research on the question of Barack Hussein Obama’s youthful status as a Muslim. Is he one? Was he one? Was he a practicing Muslim, an indifferent one, not one at all? To Americans, this question …