Uhoh-istan: Five Years in Afghanistan (2001-2006)


>Afghanistan: Is Victory Turning to Defeat? – Newsweek: International Editions – MSNBC.com It is hard to believe that five years have passed since the U.S. deposed the Taliban in Afghanistan. I remember when the Taliban came to power; the newsworthy anecdote of their ascendancy came when they demolished two 3rd Century A.D. Buddhist statues hewn…

>Pope’s comments on Islam


>Pope’s comments on Islam hit ‘civilization clash’ fault line csmonitor.com I recommend reading the Pope’s actual statement rather than reading any synopsis. Having said that, here is an analysis by Joshua Trevino (The Brussels Journal) and from the desk of Dan Murphy (The Christian Science Monitor). The irony of Muslim extremist calling for suicide attacks…

>The Dog Gets Humped by U.S. Marshalls


>FreeTheDog Andrew Luster is a sociopath. The heir to the Max Factor cosmetics fortune was convicted and found guilty of 84 acts of drugging, rape, and abuse of women over a 4-yr time period. He is currently serving a life sentence in federal prison. Thanks to Duane “The Dog” Chapman, the world’s most famous bounty…