Donald Trump

Mexico: Media lose their sh*t over Trump

Mexico’s media, which have been taking out the sledge-o-matic and going full Gallagher on Donald Trump, are now in a full-froth frenzy. Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto had invited both Trump and Hillary Clinton. While it’s possible the Mexican president never expected either to accept the invite, Trump decided to show [Read More]

Heroes

Heroism knows no age

Some things I post make me laugh, others, well, make me need Kleenex ASCOLI PIECENO, Italy –  In the chaos of Italy’s devastating earthquake, an older sister’s embrace allowed a four-year-old girl to survive. The heartbreaking story of Giulia Rinaldo, 9, and her 4-year-old sister Giorgia was recounted Saturday by [Read More]

Politics

Colombia: Government-FARC deal finalized

The Marxist narco-terrorrist guerrilla get seats in Congress, and much everything else it wanted: The accord calls for the state to work with the FARC to mitigate drug trafficking in areas where the guerrillas had influence; permits the rebel group to transform into a political party; establishes a system to [Read More]

World

Putin Gets Slapped Badly – By Iran!!

Russia’s Vladimir Putin just suffered a major setback in the Middle East…delivered by no less than Iran’s Supreme leader, the Ayatollah Khamenei. A few days ago, there was a news story out that sent a shock through the foreign policy establishment here in the U.S. and elsewhere, that Russia would [Read More]

Islam

Let France Be France

The brouhaha over a number of French towns’ banning the “burqini”, a whole body-covering women’s swimwear somewhat resembling a wetsuit, has caught the attention of news media in the United Kingdom, the United States, and Germany. Read the rest here…

Politics

So why did Leonardo DiCaprio really ditch today’s Clinton fundraiser?

Hollywood elitist, one percenter Leonardo DiCaprio scheduled to host a Hillary Clinton fundraiser today at his home in Hollywood backed out at the last moment. The talking points are that the scheduled plans surrounding DiCaprio’s movie production, ‘Before the Flood,’ another climate change movie has changed preventing the climate change [Read More]

Middle East

A Wedding In Turkey Bombed, 50 Dead – Whodunnit?

There was a particularly horrendous event in Gazientep, Turkey last night when a suicide bomb took the lives of 50 people at a wedding party and injured over 100 more. The suicide bomber involved was a young boy aged between 12-14 and the bomb was detonated electronically, probably by a [Read More]

World

Remember this when a Communist/Collectivist/Progressive/Leftist tells you they want to empower people

Collectivists loathe Individualism, and individual liberties, in fact, individuals are, to them, no more meaningful that refuseno more meaningful that refuse Not even the dead can escape the consequences of letting socialism get out of control in Venezuela: As the South American nation grapples with soaring inflation, rising murder rates [Read More]

No Picture
Obama

Poll: Fighting Four Wars, Obama Convinces Americans He is Weak, Indecisive

By The Political Commentator Via Death By A Thousand Paper Cuts: Is this breaking news or the stating of the incredibly obvious? The results of a poll conducted by Reuters indicated what most of us already knew. A stunning 36% of those asked to assess President Obama’s performance as Commander-in-Chief [Read More]

No Picture
Israel

Dimona denial

A few days ago, I referred to an accusation that the Obama administration was denying visas to Israeli scientists and technicians who worked at the Dimona nuclear facility. The primary source for the article was a Prof. Zeev Alfassi. Roger L Simon did the necessary legwork and contacted Prof Alfassi [Read More]

No Picture
Iran

Krauthammer on the Obama administration’s Middle East Myopia

Krauthammer’s column today, on the latest diplomatic crisis between Israel and the United States, is excellent. But the ending is incredible. So why this astonishing one-sidedness? Because Obama likes appeasing enemies while beating up on allies — therefore Israel shouldn’t take it personally (according to Robert Kagan)? Because Obama wants [Read More]