Category Archives: silencing opposition
It used to be that you could express both approbation and disapprobation at town hall meetings. In a democracy, I should add. But no more, at least in Riverhead, New York. According to CBS, the town board of directors voted … Continue reading
This week, the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) is holding a meeting in Dubai to discuss “what to do about the Internet.” (h/t The Weekly Standard) There are many proposals in the ITU’s agenda, which runs to over 200 pages, and … Continue reading
This is definitely worth reading. AND, it’s a great review of the latest 007 flick, too!
Tablet Magazine has an interesting update on this “affaire de coq.” Its title is Losing Petraeus, Losing Iran, and its telling subtitle is The general was one of few who understood that Iran was at war with the U.S., and … Continue reading
Paula Broadwell, in an October address to the Aspen Institute, used a particularly prophetic turn of phrase: “I was embedded with General Petraeus in Afghanistan…” And: “He was a very close mentor.” Here is the whole thing (h/t Weasel Zippers): … Continue reading
It’s hard to improve on this as a dead ringer for the Obama regime and its spectacular failures.