Daily Archives: October 26, 2008

lustick : abandoning the iron wall

ABANDONING THE IRON WALL: ISRAEL AND “THE MIDDLE EASTERN MUCK” Ian S. Lustick, MIDDLE EAST POLICY, VOL. XV, NO. 3, FALL 2008, (PDF, 27 pp.)

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joe lieberman excoriated some more

LIEBERMAN HASN’T BEEN PAYING ATTENTION TO HIMSELF…. Steve Benen, Washington Monthly Joe Lieberman adopted the role of Republican attack dog early on, but as the election draws near, he’s hoping the political world has a very short memory. Lieberman, a … Continue reading

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ru now or have u ever been…?

Right-Wing Florida News Anchor Asks If Obama Is A Marxist Defends Questions As ‘Probing’ Ryan Powers, ThinkProgress, Oct 25 2008 Yesterday, Joe Biden sat for an interview with Barbara West of WFTV Orlando. West loaded her interview questions with right-wing … Continue reading

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nato is a bore

WASHINGTON: US President George W Bush signed NATO agreements on Friday that put Albania and Croatia a step closer to joining the western security alliance, calling it a historic step for the Balkans. NATO members agreed at an April summit … Continue reading

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obama’s secret love (recycled from august)

from Thers, Firedoglake Consider the jackass who calls himself “The Wolf” on the “Blackfive” blog. Now, experts agree that if you call yourself “The Wolf” that is prima facie evidence that you are an egregious douchebag; but then, Mr.T. Wolf … Continue reading

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obama goon squad at the door

Palin: Obama’s Tax Plans Could Mean Nightmare Communist State Sam Stein, HuffPost Sarah Palin had a few memorable moments during her campaign stop in Des Moines, Iowa, on Saturday. But the most eye-opening of them all came, it would appear, … Continue reading

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Syrian army ‘encircles’ lebanon

‘Lebanon’ itself is nothing but an artificial, confessional state carved out from Syria by French colonialists (see here), in the same way that ‘Kuwait’ is nothing but a bite taken out of Iraq by British ones (see here). Nevertheless, unlike … Continue reading

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