In pondering the
case of Gillian Gibbons, the teacher in Sudan sentenced to jail
because of a teddy bear named Mohammad, ask yourself a question.
What do you think would happen to a public school teacher in
America who named a doll Jesus in a public school class
Update: 6:15 PM – Man in custody in street, situation
seems to be over.
Update: 6:13 pm — According to Fox, another hostage
now being released.
Huh – this is a Mass. Legal preceding mentioning a
Leeland Eisenberg in the case of an action
against a lawyer: Isaiah Shalom.
31. At all times...
While this latest Iowa
Caucus poll doesn’t change the horse race aspects as we know
them to be, two things do stick out. Romney wins women and
Independents fairly easily, two categories the Republican nominee
will need to do well with, especially against Hillary, assuming
she’s the Dem nominee.
It would be nice if someone in the media pointed out
the reality behind
Howard Dean’s disgusting remarks to the DNC today. It doesn’t
take much to break the code. You might recall 1850 was just before
a little thing we call the Civil War.
"We are the campaign that the under-30s...
Well, it wasn’t someone from the American Spectator.
It was a voter in Harlem. Further down in this
CBS story on Obama meeting with Bloomberg, it seems he met with
Al Sharpton, too. I’m no fan of Sharpton, but the meeting suggests
Hillary is playing more defense than she should for...
I remember when you’d click on a South Park clip only
to find out it was pulled from You Tube or some such. Starting next
every episode on line and free.
The decision from the biggest division of media conglomerate
Viacom Inc follows on the heels of the “The Daily Show...
the New York Times on the 21st: David Bohrman, CNN’s Washington
bureau chief and executive producer of the debate:
Most questions online have been pulled from public viewing for
review, but many of the remaining posts involve asking the
candidates to defend their opposition to gay marriage and abortion.
CNN is defending
it’s use of several liberal Democrats to ask questions for a
conservative driven Republican primary. Um, I think the whole point
was they wouldn’t know a reasonable question from a typical
conservative if it bit them. But that doesn’t stop them from
chewing off their Left arm with...
Some people think this shouldn’t matter but it does. This was a Republican primary debate. It might have been nice to have some Republicans ask the questions.
Michelle has more … also see Powerline.
Drudge notes as
developing a 7.3 earthquake in Martinique and links
the USGS data. Blogger Caribbean
Lionesse was sitting at her desk at the time:
I just froze and clutched my desk, hoping it would pass but the
ground just kept swaying and swaying and swaying. In my mind I was
Note that every Bin Laden tape ever released has been
extremely attentive to American politics. While the headlines blast
bin Laden’s latest plea, for Europeans to stop helping the US
in Afghanistan, I’ve yet to see a report of any mention of Iraq,
which has long been his central theme. He...
Robert Redford’s Sundance Film Festival has announced
the line up of films for this year and we learn from festival
director Geoffrey Gilmore, they aren’t so
Fest director Geoffrey Gilmore noted that the films on view this
year are surprisingly "not as political or social issue-oriented as