The “Patriotic Millionaires” group is redefining what it means to be a patriot.
As I like to say, all political parties and political movements attract kooks, but since Barack Obama became president, the kooks in the labor movement and on the left in general seem to have been multiplying like mogwai in a hot tub.
The launch of a new comic book series where the hero is tasked with defending Israel on the battlefield of ideas has gone largely unnoticed.
The New York Times is still beating the war drums in Libya. The Times today urged President Obama to renew air attacks on Col. Qaddafi’s ground forces with U.S. A-10 antitank aircraft and AC-130 ground attack gunships. It also recommended arming the rebels and providing them with training.
The message is clear: Either steer clear of all Muslim subjects or write only positive things about Islam.
Jennifer Rubin once characterized the left wing blogosphere as the Borg. They sometimes march in robotic lockstep, a reactionary mob seeking the enemy, incapable of individual thought with one singular purpose – destroy. Media Matters today reminds us why that characterization is on target.
“Public Freakout” — That’s the term the socialist website Mother Jones used to describe America’s unwillingness to accept massive debt. Mother Jones thrives on a lust to bring more government control over business and so, in the wake of President Obama’s speech, warns of “Republican amputators with rusty meat cleavers” coming for the poor and the elderly.