What happens when you have a pacifist as Commander-in-Chief?

From Donald Douglas: President Obama Would Release the Hostages and Pin Notes on Their Chests Folks couldn’t believe it, but indeed, Obama imagined he was an “adviser” to ISIS and that “he would not have killed the hostages but released them and pinned notes on their chests…” At the New York Times, “Paths to War, …

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Was #JenPsaki hired for her looks?

Because there is certainly no evidence she was hired for her brains! State Department Spokeswoman Jen Psaki on Tuesday refused to say the U.S. is at war with the Islamic State, even after the reported beheading of a second U.S. journalist, and tried to pass off humanitarian action in Iraq as proof that the Obama …

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Why President Obama will never beat ISIS: he won’t even try.

From The Wall Street Journal: So What Will You Do, Mr. President? Denunciations won’t stop the men who killed James Foley. President Obama on Wednesday condemned the made-for-YouTube murder of American James Foley with as much passion as we’ve seen from the cool Commander in Chief.He said that Foley’s killers in the jihadist Islamic State …

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The brutal choice in Iraq

In a strangely uncovered story, 1 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel offered this advice for President Obama: (W)hen your enemies are fighting one another, don’t strengthen either one of them. Weaken both. The video is below the fold, because it’s an annoying autostart That’s sort of the reverse of what we have said previously on …

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The viral tweet

I did not get an arm blown off in Baghdad so you could sit on your ass and watch Iraq fall, @BarackObama. I did my job. DO YOUR JOB. — J.R. Salzman (@jrsalzman) June 13, 2014 So far, 3,048 retweets! Of course, President Obama doesn’t care in the slightest.

Isn’t the Commander-in-Chief supposed to protect the troops under his command?

From Marc Thiessen in The Washington Post, via Donald Douglas: Here’s what happens when Taliban leaders are released By Marc A. Thiessen, Published: June 2 If anyone doubts that the five senior Taliban leaders President Obama released this weekend will return to the fight and kill more Americans, they need only look at what happened …

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Telling half the truth, the half-truth, and nothing but half the truth

Robert Stacey Stacy McCain pointed out a rather glaring omission in the stories about the Boko Haram terrorist group which seized a couple hundred school girls in Nigeria, to be sold as slaves or into forced marriages: Boko Haram and the Jihad in Africa Posted on | May 10, 2014 | 50 Comments The #BringBackOurGirls Twitter hashtag — …

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