No Body, No Pictures – “Trust Us”.

    When one of your kids tells you a plausible tale, and then proceeds to change the story… several times, you can safely assume that you’re being taken for a walk down the primrose path. Hopefully, it’s just youthful high-jinks and not a symptom of other underlying issues. Likewise, when our government makes a spectacular claim of achievement and then changes its story several times, virtually | Read More »

    ‘You’re certainly free to ask them, Chip.’

    We’ll skip the President’s prepared remarks: as Jennifer Rubin more or less noted, the semantic content was low, and what there was of it is contradicted by this administration’s past, present, and expected actions. So let’s just skip ahead to the end (via Andrew Malcolm): [Video not working: see here, or skip to transcript after the fold]

    ‘You’re certainly free to ask them, Chip.’

    We’ll skip the President’s prepared remarks: as Jennifer Rubin more or less noted, the semantic content was low, and what there was of it is contradicted by this administration’s past, present, and expected actions. So let’s just skip ahead to the end (via Andrew Malcolm): [Video not working: see here, or skip to transcript after the fold]

    Six Years Ago Today…

    …Daniel Pearl was kidnapped, later to be brutally beheaded by his captors with the video proudly posted on the Internet for the world to see. The terrorists who committed this act, were they to be captured today under the Obama Administration’s policies, would be brought to the mainland United States for trial in civilian courts, be granted the rights of habeas corpus and the right | Read More »