Archive for: October 1, 2008

October 1, 2008

Blunt Talk: Obama Truth Squads Carry “Stench of Police State”

Governor Matt Blunt of Missouri released the following statement concerning certain law enforcement officials in Missouri who have formed “Truth Squads” to intimidate and threaten critics of Barack Obama:

Somali Pirates Continue Reign of Terror Off African Coast

Filed under: War On Terror - 01 Oct 2008

The Somali pirates who hijacked a Ukrainian freighter carrying military weapons defiantly demanded $20 million in ransom despite being surrounded by three foreign warships on Sunday.

Newt Gingrich: George W. Bush Does Not Understand Fiscal Crisis

Filed under: Economics,In The News - 01 Oct 2008

Former Speaker of the U.S. House Newt Gingrich recently addressed the market meltdown with unusual candor, including his assertion that President Bush does not understand the crisis. He also called for the resignation of Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson.

Family Told Obama NOT To Wear Soldier Son’s Bracelet… Yet He Still Does?

Filed under: The Democrats - 01 Oct 2008

Barack Obama played the “me too” game during the Friday debates on September 26 after Senator John McCain mentioned that he was wearing a bracelet with the name of Cpl. Matthew Stanley, a resident of New Hampshire and a …

Palestine Exits Centre Stage – Enter Jordan

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy - 01 Oct 2008

The first Presidential debate between John McCain and Barack Obama remarkably failed to raise or even mention their future involvement in President Bush’s proposal to create a new Arab State between Israel and Jordan.

AP, CNN Both Distort Laura Bush Saying Palin ‘Lacks Foreign Policy Experience’

Filed under: Academia, Media & Hollywood - 01 Oct 2008

In the Words-Mean-Things category, yesterday we got both the Associated Press and CNN distorting the words Laura Bush used to describe Sarah Palin on foreign policy. Worse, the video interview of the First Lady was right on CNN yet on …

Refundable-oney: Tax credits are not tax cuts

Filed under: Featured Conservative,Taxes & Taxation - 01 Oct 2008

When Barack Obama positions himself as a fiscal conservative, he’s not just kidding around. He fully expects the voters to accept this characterization, as evidenced by the tax plan from his campaign’s website. The six-page policy statement evokes the name …