Category: Iraq

February 10, 2012

Nation Building: From Success to Failure

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy,History,Iraq - 10 Feb 2012

The United States has been involved in serious nation building over the last decade in two Middle Eastern nations – Iraq and Afghanistan. These ventures recall two other major efforts of this type dating back to the middle of last …

September 4, 2010

Prime time Obama: Self-congratulatory and self-delusional

On Fox News Channel’s top-rated Fox & Friends, host Gretchen Carlson would not allow the White House press secretary to do what his ilk to do best: revise history.

January 2, 2009

The Myth That Iraq Had No WMD

Weapons of Mass Destruction have three major components; nuclear, biological, and chemical. One of the things that these three components share is the ability to create mass destruction from one release. Just ask the Kurds, Saddam tried to exterminate …

July 30, 2008

Saddam’s Invisible Tape: Another case of WM-nesia

Journalism students used to use the “Five W’s and an H” (Who, What, Where, When, Why and How) as a template for composing a hard news story. The difference between then and now is that then, reporters would try their …

March 4, 2008

Did Angelina Jolie Just Call for US to ‘Stay in Iraq’?

Filed under: Current Events,Iraq,What The F@#K?!? - 04 Mar 2008

In a recent editorial published in the Washington Post, an unusual call for the USA to stay in Iraq rang out with pleas for the US to commit even more money and resources to help rebuild that war torn …

January 4, 2008

Iraq Peace at Last – Anbar Model Working

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy,Iraq,War On Terror - 04 Jan 2008

While all the political liberal pundits were busy Bush Bashing and claiming that Iraq was out of control, something very interesting happened. Violence has slowed to a trickle, folks are moving back and it appears stability and peace maybe finally …

December 8, 2007

What This Country Needs, it Cannot Buy

Those familiar with my writings know that I expend a considerable amount of time and energy analyzing the Iraq War and our nation’s fight against Islamic extremism. As a soldier who has served in Iraq twice, and who has witnessed …

November 2, 2007

Americans Ready For Another Domino’s Pizza War?

According to a recent Zogby poll, 52% of Americans support “a U.S. military strike to prevent Iran from building a nuclear weapon”. Just in case that is unclear, it means that the majority of Americans are in favor of …

October 8, 2007

Democracy Freedom And Our ForeFathers

Filed under: Iraq,War On Terror - 08 Oct 2007

Democracy, or freedom, isn’t free. Our forefathers fought their wars with the blood of sons and fathers, yet we fail to see how in the world we cant spread a democratic freedom to another nation. I don’t stand for all …

October 7, 2007

Why Did These Democrats Lie About Saddam’s WMD?

Filed under: Iraq,The Democrats,War On Terror - 07 Oct 2007

Democrats are still smarting from the election defeats handed them in 2000 amd 2004 by a man they consider stupid.
The obvious question: If W is so stupid, how was he able to defeat Democrats so handily in 2000 and …

September 15, 2007

Dear Usama (A Letter To Usama bin Laden)

Hey dude, what’s up! I see you managed to give in to your vanity, finally pick up some of that “Just for Islamic Wackos” and take care of that gray beard of yours. It really wasn’t very distinguished …

September 10, 2007

Iran is Trying to Kill My Brother in Iraq

Why is America so afraid to do what must be done? My brother is in Iraq and Iran is supplying weapons to kill US Troops. If the Democrats really care about American lives they would authorize an immediate attack on …