CNN: Radical Islam Is A ‘Made-Up Idea’
On CNN this morning, Daily Beast writer Dean Obeidallah was on as a guest with CNN’s Carol Costello to discuss the Saturday Night Live skit that is all the buzz this morning. It is a skit Erick wrote about. And that piece by Erick was a topic of discussion for Obeidallah, who made quite an amazing claim. This “made-up idea.” After Obeidallah the “comedian” says | Read More »
Al Sharpton Blocks Fox News Reporter From Asking Baltimore Mayor A Question
Fox News reporter Leland Vittert had some questions for Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake on Thursday. Unfortunately for the journalist, his attempt to ask those questions was thwarted by the Mayor and her entourage, which consisted of BPD officers and, you bet, the Reverend Al Sharpton. Rev. Al walked ahead of the mayor, speaking on her behalf, and telling the journalist from Fox News that he | Read More »
Baltimore Schools To Teach The Three Rs: Readin’, wRitin’, and Redistribution
The Baltimore riots have captured America’s attention this week. Buildings have burned, people have been injured, reporters have been robbed, and there was even a failed attempt at setting off an IED. Yes, seriously. Click to view full size.There will be lessons learned from the events stemming from the terrible and tragic death of Freddie Gray while in police custody, and | Read More »
BURN: Cruz Says Attack On A Golf Course Might Make White House Take Terrorism Seriously
Republicans have been tearing it up in New Hampshire the last few days. First there was Rick Perry handling a hostile audience member like a pro, and now we have Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) 100% with an on-point slam on President Obama. Twenty months from now, imagine a Commander-in-chief who stands up with utter clarity and says ‘we will destroy radical Islamic | Read More »
Brian Beutler’s Modest, Indecent Proposal: Murder Hillary To Bypass The Constitution
It has always been only 90% joking when we conservatives have said the committed left would stop at nothing to get Obama a third term, if not more. It’s a riff on their rabid, cult-like dedication. A play on their pious devotion. A commentary on just how committed they are. Or perhaps how badly they need to be committed. So it is only 10 percent | Read More »
National Security Question? Ask Someone Else, Says White House
RedState has learned this week that when Deputy White House Press Secretary for National Security Shawn Turner leaves this Friday, it is probable that he will not be replaced for that position. Instead, a source tells us they will most likely offloading his duties to NSC spokesperson Bernadette Meehan’s office. Turner has routinely been point man for the press regarding the President’s positions on intelligence, | Read More »
‘Ferguson: The Play': Stage Reenactment Based On Grand Jury Testimony Asks Audience To Decide
Phelim McAleer, who along with Ann Mcelhinney brought us “Not Evil, Just Wrong” and “FrackNation” is the man behind a new and daring production to hit the stage. “Ferguson: The Play” will be a live, stage reenactment of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, based on actual grand jury testimony and the facts of the case. This means there won’t be any “Hands Up, | Read More »
Netanyahu at AIPAC: Watch Live
Watch Israeli PM Netanyahu speak to AIPAC live this morning in DC.
VENGEANCE AGAINST ISIS: Jordan Executes Terrorists, Including Female Wannabe Suicide Bomber al-Rishawi
Good. In the predawn hours Wednesday, Jordan executed two al Qaeda in Iraq-associated prisoners by hanging, in response to the brutal slaying of Jordanian pilot Lt. Muath al-Kaseasbeh yesterday. One of the two jihadis executed was would-be suicide bomber Sajida al-Rishawi, who is the woman that was going to be exchanged for al-Kaseasbeh. After the murder of al-Kaseasbeh, Jordan quickly vowed revenge for his death. | Read More »
NBC Reporter Says American Sniper Chris Kyle Was A Racist On ‘Killing Sprees’ In Middle East
Keep in mind that this is MSNBC, but the reporter, Ayman Mohyeldin, is supposedly a straight news correspondent – the foreign affairs correspondent mind you – for NBC News. A lot of stories about when he was back home in Texas. A lot of his own personal opinions about what he was doing in Iraq, how he viewed Iraqis, what some people described as his | Read More »
The Top Five Takeaways From The #SOTU
Tonight the President delivered his State of the Union remarks. It was a grandiose speech with lofty ideals, delivered with all of the considerable rhetorical charms at his disposal, sure to go down in history as a prime exemplar of “how it’s done.” Wait .. hang on. I’ve just been informed that I was watching March of the Penguins. My bad. As it turns out, | Read More »
Islamic State Threatens To Murder Two Hostages Unless Japan Pays Up
ISIS has posted a new video to YouTube (since taken down by the site) purportedly showing two Japanese hostages in a now sadly familiar pose, kneeling in orange jumpsuits with a masked terrorist standing over them holding a knife.
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The #ParisMarch Snub In Perspective
(via Rabble Writer) Ouch. A sarcastic but painful video that reminds you of exactly what leadership does, and does not, look like, the Digitas Daily short above is the kind of funnysad that is all too easy to find in Obama’s world. On Sunday, marchers rallied in Paris by the hundreds of thousands. This march was not a photo-op, as desperate Obama hagiographer Chris Hayes | Read More »
You MuhamMAD, bro?
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It is not necessary for me to recount for you the events in Paris, the controversy that led up to them, or the consequences in the last week. This you already know. The whole world knows. It is enough to say that, in the name of Islam, terrorists murdered. In response to satire, terrorists, attacked. In the presence of free speech, terror tried to silence.
RedState Weekly Briefing: The New Year, Scalise, NYPD, #blackbrunchnyc, And Football #RSWB
This week on the RedState Weekly Briefing Thomas LaDuke, Joe Cunningham, and Aaron Gardner will be joined by Matthew Hockman of The 405 to discuss a wide range of topics and your questions. Not to mention the guys will catch up on what you missed from them over the holidays. The show will be live at 7 pm Eastern. If you would like to join | Read More »