In lieu of Waterboarding, Panty Bomber is Offered a Cookie for Information

    Instead of interrogating the Christmas day would-be bomber and trying him in a military tribunal, the Obama administration has decided to use a kinder, gentler approach.  They will try Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab (a.k.a. Captain Underpants) in civilian court.    It is interesting to note that the Fox News Channel and Rush Limbaugh can get the Obama administration’s knickers in a knot merely by espousing conservative | Read More »

    Making Unlike Things Seem Alike

    With the Dear Leader in a political firestorm, his faithful lackeys in the press are working hard to cover his irresponsible behavior.  Following the panty-bomber’s escapade on Christmas Day, the Obama administration did very little to respond to the situation.  Sure, on Sunday they trotted out Gibbs and Napolitano to try and sugarcoat the episode, but otherwise the president was ‘unexpectedly’ [AP's Favorite Word] silent.  | Read More »

    heckuva job, Nappy…

    In answer to those who diminish the prospect of firing Janet Napolitano as merely symbolic, may we perhaps remind everyone that there is no such thing as “merely” symbolic? Especially in politics, where symbolism is often all that counts? Nappy is Obama’s Brownie. She’s doing a heckuva job, isn’t she? Here’s a key difference between Brownie and Nappy: Brownie was incompetent and distracted while Nappy | Read More »