Mitch Daniels: The Anti-Tea Party Candidate
I’m still pretty sure he wants to run for the Senate and not President, but it does seem to me that Jenn Rubin delivers a fatal blow to Mitch Daniels’ run for the Presidency. The New Yorker’s Hendrik Hertzberg explains that Daniels didn’t go to the Tea Partyers or to the National Rifle Association for a testing-the-waters confab. Instead, he went to Manhattan Surrounded by | Read More »
Morning Briefing for May 5, 2011
RedState Morning Briefing For May 5, 2011 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. The Palin Foreign Policy Doctrine 2. GOP House Intel Chair Thinks We Are No Better Than Animals 3. Visual Confirmation Denied. Obama Decides Against Releasing Bin Laden Photos. 4. Congress to Examine “Inappropriate” and “Devastating” Use of “Geronimo” Codename in bin Laden Mission 5. Spike | Read More »
Photos, Geronimo, and the BCS #EERS
We’ll talk about releasing photos of Bin Laden tonight, as well as the use of the word Geronimo and the Justice Department going after the BCS.The show starts at 7:05 pm ET. You can listen live at http://wsbradio.com and call in at 1-800-WSB-TALK.Consider this an open thread.
Congress to Examine “Inappropriate” and “Devastating” Use of “Geronimo” Codename in bin Laden Mission
As if Congress had nothing more important to do, ABC News brings us word that Congress will hold hearings on the use of the code name Geronimo as a reference to Osama Bin Laden. “The hearing was scheduled well before the Osama bin Laden operation became news, but the concerns over the linking of the name of Geronimo, one of the greatest Native American heroes, | Read More »
CIA chief: Waterboarding aided bin Laden raid
If you haven’t read this piece by Dan McLaughlin, consider it your must read of the day.For the past 48 hours, lefties have been falling all over themselves and contorting themselves in knots to downplay enhanced interrogations and the role waterboarding might have played in getting Bin Laden.One of the most humorous contortions came from Spencer Ackerman, a lefty hack who has taken one of | Read More »
The Winter of Republican Discontent
Republicans are unhappy with the present crop of candidates for the White House. Over last weekend, while overshadowed by bigger news, Republicans gathered at an NRA event, a Heritage Foundation event, an AFP event, and a few other gatherings. Grassroots activists lamented together about the current crop. Certainly each candidate has their acolytes, but largely the field is uninspiring. Republicans are on the verge of | Read More »
Morning Briefing for May 4, 2011
RedState Morning Briefing For May 4, 2011 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. Inconvenient Facts About The Takedown of Osama bin Laden 2. The Winter of Republican Discontent 3. Obama vs. Panetta In The Kill Osama Decision? 4. ‘Why does my gas cost $4.00 per gallon?’
Waterboarding Works #EERS
Waterboarding led to today. We’ll talk about it on the radio tonight. You can listen live at http://wsbradio.com and call in at 1-800-WSB-TALK.Consider this an open thread.
Morning Briefing for May 3, 2011
RedState Morning Briefing For May 3, 2011 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. On Bin Laden’s Death 2. Obama and Staff Claim For Credit Everything 3. Osama is Dead; Obama’s Foreign Policy is Still Dangerous and Perverse
Obama Captures Osama #EERS
Tonight the whole show is going to focus on Osama Bin Laden. You can listen live at http://wsbradio.com and call in to celebrate at 1-800-WSB-TALK. The show starts at 7:05 p.m.Consider this an open thread.
Growing In Office
Say what you will about President Obama, but it is hard to imagine two years ago he would have taken unilateral military action in Pakistan without telling the Pakistani government. He has grown in office.Ben Domenech has a good take on this over at Real Clear Politics and notes pretty well that Obama continuing to operate out of George Bush’s playbook, the very one he | Read More »
Osama Is Dead. Don’t Believe It Makes Obama Invulnerable to Defeat
The United States military and intelligence community are owed a huge round of applause for a job well done killing Osama Bin Laden. From what we know, elements of Pakistan’s government cooperated with the United States in a military operation into a mansion outside Islamabad where we shot and killed Osama Bin Laden. Military installations around the world have raised their alert level. Al Qaeda | Read More »
Morning Briefing for May 2, 2011
RedState Morning Briefing For April 29, 2011Go to www.RedStateMB.com to get the Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. Osama Is Dead. Don’t Believe It Makes Obama Invulnerable to Defeat 2. FDA victory in the War on Raw Milk! 3. Pennsylvania’s Schoolchildren To Be Used As Props At May 3rd Leftist-Union Rally 4. Politico: Conservatives are pro-cancer! 5. Governor Kasich | Read More »
Osama Bin Laden Is Now Several Thousand Degrees Fahrenheit In Perpetuity
The President is about to address the nation to confirm media reports that Osama Bin Laden is dead and that we have his body.We’ve taken pains to analyze the body to be sure we have the body.Congratulations to the United States military and intelligence community for a job well done.That said, let’s keep our guard up as I suspect we can expect an Al Qaeda | Read More »
Filling in for Neal Boortz
I’ll be filling in for Neal Boortz again today from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. You can listen live at http://wsbradio.com and call in at 1-877-310-2100. Consider this an open thread.