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Archive for July, 2007

Jul 19th 2007

The Israeli Peace Initiative: Can it restore peace and tranquility to this troubled area?

This article is reprinted with permission from FLAME (Facts and Logic About the Middle East). Visit FLAME’s website, factsandlogic.org, to read every one of their excellent articles debunking common misconceptions about the history and current events of the Middle East. — Admin

During his recent visit to Washington, Prime Minister Shamir of Israel proposed […]

Jul 18th 2007

Pimping the Poor for Political Gain

If John Edwards sold his mansion and donated the proceeds to the poor and less fortunate, I would vote for him. But he won’t give up his luxuries because he doesn’t care about the poor…he only cares about becoming the next president.

 
Yup, John, trying to find the money has got to be really hard. […]

Jul 18th 2007

falcons’ michael vick brutally killed puppies

as an animal lover, i cannot believe anyone could do this to a dog:

In or about April of 2007, Peace, Phillips and [atlanta falcons star quarterback, michael] Vick executed approximately eight dogs that did not perform well in ‘testing’ sessions at 1915 Moonlight Road by various methods, including hanging, drowning and slamming at least one […]

Jul 17th 2007

nifong disbarred

as dave barry might say, “nifong disbarred” would be a great name for a rock band.

A state ethics panel on Saturday disbarred Michael B. Nifong, the Durham district attorney who pursued a false accusation of sexual assault against three Duke University lacrosse players, shortly after Mr. Nifong said through his lawyer that he […]

Jul 16th 2007

Buying a Kodak Z885 at Circuit City

I had a supremely pleasant experience buying a budget digital camera at Circuit City on Saturday.
Normally I am loathe to buy electronics at retail stores because the customer service is…well…not actually customer service. So, I was surprised at the great service I got at Circuit City this past weekend. I walked in and […]

Jul 16th 2007

Israel and the Media: Are current events in Israel getting fair coverage?

This article is reprinted with permission from FLAME (Facts and Logic About the Middle East). Visit FLAME’s website, factsandlogic.org, to read every one of their excellent articles debunking common misconceptions about the history and current events of the Middle East. — Admin

In December of 1987, an Israeli civilian was stabbed by Arabs in […]

Jul 15th 2007

jimmy carter, adolf hitler take arab world by storm

i almost published this post two months ago, but i didn’t. now, here it is. –travis
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the front window of a bookstore in amman, jordan, featuring the latest bestsellers in arabic: jimmy carter’s peace, not apartheid and adolf hitler’s mein kampf. great comment at LGF: “One farmed nuts, the other was nuts.”

Jul 14th 2007

more mistranslated persian idioms

(in this heartwarming video, aqua velvet head, a peaceful man, leads a froth-mouthed crowd in chants of “death to israel!”)

(sounding completely amiable, aqua velvet head, a peaceful man, promises an explosion of anger in the arab world over israel’s ‘corrupt’ existence will soon spill over into the west. absolutely charming! — and probably peaceful!)
“Ahmadinejad […]

Jul 13th 2007

ACLU: church is worse than prison

here is another old post that i didn’t publish at the time it was newsworthy. now it is historical in nature. — travis
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the ACLU of kentucky would prefer for all criminals to go free, roaming the land so they can rape and pillage with impunity. but if that freedom is granted with an […]

Jul 13th 2007

some thoughts on the glasgow terror attacks

(1) why in the world is one of the bombers recovering in the ICU at a glasgow hospital? the god-fearing part of me tells me i shouldn’t be asking this question, but WHY did someone save his life? this fact says something about the west: either we are too nice or too […]