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Jihad harmless….

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Or so says a new online  journalism course  on Islam.  It’s true,  of course,  that jihad is not a leading cause of death,  but it is beyond misleading to pretend,  as progressives do,  that jihad is nothing to worry about.

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September 30, 2011 at 11:58 pm

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You don’t say…

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So ethics wasn’t the favorite subject of His Oneness?   Gee,  who’d have guessed that…

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September 30, 2011 at 4:46 am

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Germany’s EU bailout…

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Germans are probably  as pissed off about having to bail out the EU as  most Americans have been about the bailouts here.

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September 29, 2011 at 11:55 pm

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Of course they are!

Why is anyone,  other than the non-believing researcher,  surprised to discover that religious Americans are nicer people  and better citizens?

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September 29, 2011 at 9:19 am

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$200K per job?

So our Treasury Secretary thinks that  $200K to  produce a job would  be a bargain?   Well,  Timothy Geithner would,  him being the man whose advice cost Japan one Lost Decade,  now going on a second.

Does Geithner have the faintest notion how arrogant and stupid he sounds?   Does the Obama Administration even begin to grasp how stupid its minions sound?

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September 28, 2011 at 11:51 pm

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Dead Sea scrolls go online…

Only 5 of them are  going online now,  but hopefully more will follow soon.   What an opportunity to read something 2,000 years old which has been available only to researchers for many years!

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September 28, 2011 at 9:38 am

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I don’t think so…

 In a proposed rule  from Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS),  the federal government is demanding insurance companies submit detailed health care information about their patients.

Notice that they want to apply this rule now,  before the Supreme Court finally decides whether ObamaCare is even constitutional?   Gee,  can anyone guess why the Obama Administration would want to do that?

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September 27, 2011 at 11:58 pm

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As bad as Bush?

A new poll shows  56% think His Oneness is as bad as or worse than George W. Bush as President.  I imagine it’s safe to assume the campaign staffers are not happy campers.  The numbers are even more remarkable when you consider that big media spent 8 years trashing Bush,  and is still largely leading the cheering section for O

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September 27, 2011 at 9:42 am

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Bunker-busters…

Why did the U.S.   give bunker-buster bombs  to the Israelis,  quietly,  and then leak it?  President Bush began the program in 2005,  but His Oneness had it leaked to the New York Times front section to curry favor with the Jewish voters,  and the large Jewish donors,   who have been turned off by his abuse of Israel.  One can only pray that this time they won’t be fooled.

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September 26, 2011 at 11:56 pm

Cheapstake-in-chief…

His Oneness  stiffed a restaurant’s  wait staff last week.   What class he and Our Lady of Perpetual Dissatisfaction display at every opportunity,  and they surround themselves with the like-minded.

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September 26, 2011 at 9:26 am

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