Archive for: January 23, 2009

January 23, 2009

Criticism of Warren invitation unwarranted

To the consternation and disappointment of many ardent Obama supporters, Rick Warren, the famous mega-church evangelical author, was asked to officiate at the presidential inauguration of President Barack Obama.

Covert Operations Used to Identify US Security Vulnerabilities Leaked to TSA

Filed under: American National Security - 23 Jan 2009

Recently, concerns have arisen as to whether top management at the US Transportation Security Administration were negatively impacting the results of “red team” (covert) operations by leaking information to security screeners at the nation’s airports in advance of covert security …

Dubya Finally Gets It Right on Ramos and Compean–Sort of!

Filed under: Crime and Punishment,Immigration - 23 Jan 2009

It took George W. Bush more than two years to come (almost) to his senses concerning the brutal injustice heaped upon Border Patrol agents Igancio Ramos and Jose Compean.

As reported, in part, at Breitbart:

The Irony of Obama’s Obsession with being Compared to Lincoln

Filed under: Elections & Voting,History - 23 Jan 2009

Barack Obama and the media’s obsession with comparing him to Lincoln has breached the boundaries of healthy and wishful comparisons and has evolved into a cultish display of disturbing rhetoric of pathological mania and obsession with an intellectually dishonest rendition …

Somalia is the New Afghanistan

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy,War On Terror - 23 Jan 2009

Of all the problems that the United States faces, and that the Obama administration will have to face, Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, North Korea, a recession, crisis in the credit markets, and rising unemployment there is a new problem that the …

Nation Tottering Close To Political Idolatry

It is understandable that most would take an interest in the peaceful transitions of power that take place in the United States between one administration to the next as it is a skill less civilized countries have failed to master; …

The Right to Defend Sovereignty

Filed under: American National Security - 23 Jan 2009

It is written in the Declaration of Independence that “all men are created equal and that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights.” Each and every one of us has the right to life, liberty and the …

A Crisis Too Great to Waste

So Barack Obama proposes massive government spending like we have never seen before as our way back to economic prosperity. Yet wasn’t it a mountain of unpayable debt that got us into this financial crisis in the first place? The …