Even when President Obama gets something right, he gets it wrong

From The Wall Street Journal: U.S. Restores Cuba Ties in Historic Deal Obama Thaws Half-Century Freeze; Opponents Vow to Fight End to Embargo By Carol E. Lee, Jay Solomon and José de Córdoba |Updated Dec. 17, 2014 8:03 p.m. ET The U.S. and Cuba agreed to restore diplomatic ties after a half century of hostility, …

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#COP20Lima : The seriousness of unseriousness

Via William Teach of The Pirate’s Cove, I found this article in The New York Times: Climate Deal Would Commit Every Nation to Limiting Emissions By Coral Davenport, December 14, 2014 LIMA, Peru — Negotiators from around the globe reached a climate change agreement early Sunday that would, for the first time in history, commit …

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This is what Senator Feinstein was trying to accomplish

From the Associated Press, via The Philadelphia Inquirer: U.S. officials must be prosecuted, U.N. says John Heilprin, Associated Press | Posted: Thursday, December 11, 2014, 1:08 AM GENEVA, Switzerland – All senior U.S. officials and CIA agents who authorized or carried out torture like waterboarding as part of former President George W. Bush’s national security …

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Why Hillary Clinton must never, ever become President!

From The Weekly Standard: Hillary: We Must Empathize With America’s Enemies 9:20 AM, Dec 4, 2014 • By Daniel Halper At a speech yesterday at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., Hillary Clinton made the case for empathizing with America’s enemies. “This is what we call smart power,” Clinton said to a small audience at Georgetown. …

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Ein Volk, Ein Reich, Ein Führer!

From The New York Times, via The Pirate’s Cove: Obama Pursuing Climate Accord in Lieu of Treaty By Coral Davenport | August 26, 2014 WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is working to forge a sweeping international climate change agreement to compel nations to cut their planet-warming fossil fuel emissions, but without ratification from Congress. In …

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Count on President Obama to claim the credit for this

From the San Diego Union-Tribune: Marine veteran freed from Mexican jail By Sandra Dibble | 4:55 P.M.OCT. 31, 2014 | Updated 10:38 P.M. TIJUANA — A Mexican federal district judge in Tijuana on Friday ordered the immediate release of a U.S. Marine veteran being held in Baja California on federal weapons charges. Andrew Tahmooressi, who …

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“Anonymous” Obama Administration official calls a special forces soldier and combat veteran a chickenshit

On Truth Before Dishonor, John Hitchcock noted that an Obama Administration official let The Atlantic’s Jeffrey Goldberg know that they considered Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu a “chickenshit.” Mr Netanyahu pretty much put the Obamabots in their place: I've been on the battlefield many times. I risked my life for the country and am not prepared …

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The success of socialism

From The Wall Street Journal: Venezuela Cancels Plan to Sell US Oil Refiner Citgo Earlier This Year Officials Indicated They Were Looking To Sell Citgo For Up To $10 billion By Kejal Vyas | Updated Oct. 26, 2014 1:49 p.m. ET CARACAS—Venezuela has scrapped plans to sell U.S. refining unit Citgo, the country’s finance minister …

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What a real #WarOnWomen looks like

From The Victory Girls: She Was Executed For Killing Her Rapist: What Reyhaneh Represents by Ericka Andersen on October 27, 2014 A 26-year-old woman was executed in Iran this weekend. Her crime? Killing the man who raped her. Self-defense means nothing in Iran, especially if you are a woman. Reyhaneh Jabbari has been on death row for …

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The only thing worse than this being a lie is if it’s the truth

From the Associated Press, via msn.com: CIA stops spying on friendly nations in W. Europe WASHINGTON (AP) — Stung by the backlash over a German caught selling secrets to the U.S. and the revelations of surveillance by the National Security Agency, the CIA has stopped spying on friendly governments in Western Europe, according to current …

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