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LGF Archives: July 2007
Tuesday, July 31, 2007

US Signs Appeasement Deal With Arab States

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U.S. endorses Arab peace plan as foundation for Mideast peace. On the first day of her Middle East tour, U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice on Tuesday signed a joint statement with Egypt, Jordan and six Persian Gulf states, endorsing the 2002 Arab peace initiative as one of the foundations for ...

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Spencer Responds to Hooper's Smears

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Robert Spencer responds to CAIR spokesman Ibrahim Hooper’s latest outrageous smears: Jihad Watch: Spokesman for unindicted co-conspirator in terror group funding case defames Spencer on CNN.

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CAIR's Vision for America

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Currently posted at the web site of the Saudi-funded radical Islamic front group calling itself the Council on American Islamic Relations, a little 8K JPEG image that reveals a very large agenda: the US Capitol building re-imagined as a mosque, complete with gold dome and minaret: (Hat tip: Kruezueber Halbmond.) UPDATE at ...

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CAIR Leader vs. Christopher Hitchens and Dennis Prager

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On Paula Zahn’s show tonight, discussing the Pace University Koran-dunking incident, Ibrahim Hooper simply could not let anyone else finish a sentence. Hitchens was clearly very irritated at the constant interruptions, but got off this excellent line: “Mr. Hooper, you have neither read nor understood the First Amendment.” And at the ...

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Video: Nahoul the Killer Bee Teaches Jihad, YouTube Promotes Al Jazeera

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It won’t get any media coverage because there’s no Disney character involved, but Hamas is continuing to corrupt the minds of Palestinian children and indoctrinate them into a life of hatred and murder, with a truly vile children’s show on Al Aqsa TV featuring Nahoul the Killer Bee and the ...

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Line of the Day

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Does someone at the Associated Press actually possess a sense of humor? Mexico seeks changes in border plan. MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico called on the United States to alter a plan to expand border fences designed to stem illegal immigration, saying the barriers would threaten migratory species accustomed to roaming ...

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Ken Layne Hits Bottom, Digs

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Bottom feeder Ken Layne is trying to drive traffic to his failing corporate pseudo-blog Wonkette again. Don’t go there. Go read his drivel at Ace of Spades HQ instead, where the whole ugly post is reproduced. Ace comments: So annoying that a sissyblog like Wonkette can get all the traffic from the ...

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Totten: Baghdad Raid Night

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Michael J. Totten has another riveting report from Baghdad: Baghdad Raid Night. BAGHDAD – “We want to use you as bait,” Sergeant Eduardo Ojeda from Los Angeles, California, told me before I embedded with his unit on what was shaping up to be a night raid. “Excellent,” I said. “That’s why I’m ...

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Hizballah: We Would Have Surrendered if the War Lasted 10 More Days

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According to a Hizballah “officer” interviewed on Israeli television today, during the Lebanon War Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert snatched defeat from the jaws of victory: ’Our men would surrender if the war lasted 10 more days’. “The cease-fire acted as a life jacket for the organization [at the end of ...

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Pace University Mindcrime Update

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The latest news on the Stanislav Shmulevich Koran-dunking “hate crime:” Mr. Shmulevich now has a legal team, and two LGF members are on it. His defense is being prepared. The team intends to act pro bono (without charge to Stan), but in any case like this there will be substantial legal ...

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Tuesday Open Thread

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Here’s an open thread to release whatever verbiage might be pent up...

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Democrat Whip: Good News from Iraq 'Would Be a Problem'

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Democratic House Majority Whip James Clyburn says that a positive report on the Iraq “surge” from General Petraeus would be “a problem for us.” Not “good news for the country”— a “problem.” Clyburn noted that Petraeus carries significant weight among the 47 members of the Blue Dog caucus in the House, a ...

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LGF on Dennis Prager

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I’m scheduled to call in to the Dennis Prager radio show at 10:30 am this morning; there’s a live web cast here: News Talk 870 KRLA.

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Pace U Denies CAIR Contacts - CAIR Held Meeting at School

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Audrey Hudson at the Washington Times has a piece on the Stanislav Shmulevich Koran-dunking outrage: Koran abuse draws hate-crime charge. A former Pace University student faces hate-crime charges for taking paperback copies of the Koran from the campus library on two occasions last fall and disposing of the Muslim holy book ...

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WaPo-Newsweek Whitewash: Muzzamil the 'Moderate'

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The Washington Post and Newsweek are currently pursuing a monumental campaign to whitewash radical Muslims, obfuscate the truth about jihad, and promote the viewpoints of really bad people. The latest example was on Sunday, when they published an article by Muzzamil Siddiqi, the imam of the Islamic Society of Orange ...

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It's Sad When Dictators Pander

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Not only Democratic presidential candidates are pandering to the nutroots—even thuggish Venezuelan dictators seek the approval of the loony left! The Kos Kidz are gonna love this one. (Hat tip: Killgore.)

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Monday, July 30, 2007

Letting That Sunshine In

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Edgy Wonkette editor wishes for Chief Justice John Roberts to die, removes byline from article. [Wonkette] Chief Justice John Roberts has died in his summer home in Maine. No, not really, but we know you have your fingers crossed. [Talking Points Memo]

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Video: Hannity and Colmes on the Pace University 'Hate Crime'

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Allan Colmes might surprise you in this one. I admit, he surprised me. For a minute or two. [Video]

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Bill O'Reilly: Squarely on the Wrong Side

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Judging from the previous thread, a lot of LGF readers would like to discuss Bill O’Reilly’s show, in which he came out in favor of charging Stanislav Shmulevich with felony hate crimes for putting a Koran in a toilet. So here’s a thread for that. O’Reilly seems to think four years ...

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CAIR Vice-Chairman on the Ropes?

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Is CAIR on the ropes in Central Ohio? Patrick Poole reports that the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission may be getting a clue. According to a very reliable source, as a result of my FrontPage report several weeks ago, “Hometown Jihad: Getting By with a Little Help from His (Terrorist) Friends“, CAIR-National ...

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CAIR Ecstatic About Koran-Dunking Charges

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Unindicted co-conspirators CAIR are very excited about the mindcrime charges filed against Stanislav Shmulevich. They say that desecration of “Islam’s revealed text” is not free speech. Muslim group applauds NYPD for arrest in Quran desecration case NEW YORK, July 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The New York chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations ...

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LGF Registration Open (Update: Closed)

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Open now for a limited time... the clock is ticking... tick... tick... UPDATE at 7/30/07 3:14:56 pm: Now closed, with 130 hatchlings in about 15 minutes. Whew. Lizard hatchlings will, of course, be monitored until we’re sure they aren’t changelings or moonbat simulacra. (Already caught one banned troll trying to sneak in.)

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Video: Jihad the Musical

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And now for a snappy little number you’re sure to enjoy—“I Wanna Be Like Osama,” from the production of Jihad The Musical, appearing at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Scotland next month. Watch out for the dancing burqas. [Video] (Hat tip: Kasper.)

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Hitchens: Why Are We So Scared of Offending Muslims?

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At Slate.com, Christopher Hitchens has a terrific piece on the Koran-dunking incident at Pace University, making an essential point: Why are we so scared of offending Muslims? Before me is a recent report that a student at Pace University in New York City has been arrested for a hate crime in ...

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The Koran Complaint

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I’ve been searching for this, but Michelle Malkin beat me to it; here’s the criminal complaint against Koran-dunker Stanislav Shmulevich. (Click the thumbnail image to see the full-size document.) UPDATE at 7/30/07 1:57:53 pm: The arresting officer on the complaint, Det. Faisal Khan, has been nominated for the board of the American ...

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Why's Everybody Always Picking on Me?

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Half-blind, hook-handed Abu Hamza, the infamous jihad-spewing cleric of the Finsbury Park Mosque in Britain, is apparently having a difficult time in prison: Jailed Hamza moans: Stop picking on me. HATE preacher Abu Hamza has complained of the tough conditions behind bars, it was revealed yesterday. An Islamic group has taken up ...

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Palestinian PM Nudges, Winks

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Last week we had a sudden burst of news articles about the newly published platform of the Fatah government in the West Bank, touting the removal of the phrase “armed struggle,” and suggesting that it heralds a fundamental change in the situation. Peace in our time? The new “moderate” Palestinian prime ...

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Iraqi Parliament: We Deserve a Vacation

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Does the Iraqi government really want to make a go of it? It’s not easy to see anything good about this development: Laws unpassed, Iraqi parliament calls summer break. BAGHDAD, July 30 (Reuters) - Iraq’s parliament adjourned for its summer recess on Monday, taking a break until September despite having failed ...

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Pace University Mindcrime Update

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Stanislav Shmulevich, as you may know, was charged last week with two felony counts for dunking a Koran in a toilet at New York’s Pace University when he was a student there. This morning, offers to help him fight this outrage have been pouring in. There are several attorneys involved, ...

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Sunday, July 29, 2007

Sunday Overnight

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Tomorrow could be a wild day, folks; the Pace University Koran-dunking story may be about to go viral. So here’s an open thread, for the calm before the storm... UPDATE at 7/29/07 11:32:39 pm: Now with extra added orangutan!

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System Maintenance Open Thread

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Notice! At about 10 pm Pacific time, we’ll be going offline to do some system maintenance for about 30 minutes. UPDATE at 7/29/07 10:21:22 pm: Maintenance completed, hamsters fed and watered, now back online...

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The Arc of a Conspiracy Theory

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The arc of a conspiracy theory: From the dregs of the nutroots... ...to the Soros-funded agitprop machine.... ...to MSNBC and the television screens of America: Video: Olby wonders if Bush had Pat Tillman whacked for supporting Kerry.

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Contador Wins Tour De France

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Congratulations to Spaniard Alberto Contador, the winner of the Tour de France. However, I’ve gotta be honest—my enjoyment of this event was seriously damaged this year, after two of the best riders, Vinokourov and Rasmussen, were disqualified. And this comes on the heels of the Floyd Landis debacle last year. ...

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BBC: 'Asians' Don't Feel 'British'

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The BBC has apparently completely banned the use of the M word, in favor of “Asian.” Here’s an article that they’re playing as a sort of lighthearted slice of Asian life, in which we learn that over a third of UK “Asians” do not feel British. Over a third of British ...

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Washington Post Continues the Parade of Whitewash

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In their outrageous quest to legitimize radical Muslims as “moderates,” the Washington Post and Newsweek are publishing one deceptive piece after another, some of them by really bad people like the spiritual leader of Hizballah Muhammad Hussein Fadlallah, and Muslim Brotherhood stalking horse Tariq Ramadan. Today the soothing words come from ...

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Sudan: Jews Are Behind the Darfur Genocide

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In an interview with a Saudi newspaper, the defense minister of Sudan was asked, “Are the Jews behind the Darfur conflict?” His answer: Jews behind Darfur conflict. Sudan’s defense minister, Abdel Rahim Mohamed Hussein, has accused “24 Jewish organizations” of “fueling the conflict in Darfur” last week in an interview with a ...

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Pace University Mindcrime Thread 3

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The case of Stanislav Shmulevich, charged with two felony counts for dunking a Koran in a toilet at New York’s Pace University when he was a student there, has really caught people’s attention. More than a thousand comments have been posted today already, so here’s another thread to discuss it. I ...

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Another Pace Outrage Thread

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Our first thread about the outrage at Pace University is filling up with comments so fast that I’m opening another thread... UPDATE at 7/29/07 11:30:43 am: Allahpundit examines the legal statutes pertaining to the charges against Stanislav Shmulevich: Pace U’s Koran-flusher: Examining the (presumptive) charges. UPDATE at 7/29/07 11:36:28 am: Here’s another good post ...

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Reuters: The Anti-War Wire Service

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I would say this story is more evidence that Reuters has completely dropped their pretense of impartiality, but let’s face it—they did that long ago. Here’s their latest advocacy journalism piece on the American Friends Service Committee and their ghoulish anti-war campaigns, in which they have used fallen soldiers’ names ...

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Pace University Koran Case - Unbelievably Outrageous

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I’ve received an email from Stanislav Shmulevich, who has been arrested in New York for putting a Koran in a toilet at Pace University. And his case is even more outrageous than we first reported. First, Shmulevich was arrested and jailed for 24 hours. Second, he’s not facing misdemeanor charges—he’s being ...

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Saturday, July 28, 2007

And Now for Some Virtuosity

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An absolutely amazing performance by acoustic guitar master Don Ross, titled “Loaded, Leather, Moonroof.” [Video]

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Freed Gitmo Inmates Immediately Return to Jihad

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Good work, lefties. How many people have died because of your bleeding-heart crusade to get the jihadis at Guantanamo released? Freed Guantanamo inmates take up arms. AT LEAST 30 former Guantanamo Bay detainees have been killed or recaptured after taking up arms against allied forces following their release. They have been discovered ...

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CJR: Milbloggers = Chickenhawks

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In another ridiculous attack on bloggers covering the New Republic Scott Beauchamp incident, Paul McLeary of the partisan hack outlet the Columbia Journalism Review says milbloggers are chickenhawks. Maybe the AP should publish a Blog Terminology Dictionary, like their [Amazon Link], so that idiots like McLeary have a chance to avoid ...

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Anti-Fox Psychos Publish Hit List

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Here we go, folks. The anti-Fox News site Newshounds.us (man, are these people obsessed) has published a list of the advertisers on O’Reilly’s show, to help the thuggish hordes in their harassment effort: News Hounds: Advertisers on the O’Reilly Factor, update 7/07. (It’s a little pathetic how they beg their readers ...

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Saturday Afternoon Open Thread

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Here’s an open thread for a sultry Saturday...

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Ummah.com: Is It OK to Kill Children and Rape Women?

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At the UK-based Islamic discussion forum Ummah.com, they’re discussing whether it’s all right to kill children while waging jihad: Impermissible to kill women and children in All circumstances? The verdict, according to a spiritual leader? No problem killing them. But you can only rape the women if you capture them first and ...

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Daily Kos: Martial Law Threat is Real: Good Thing the Military is Breaking Down

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According to this Daily Kos diarist, the BushChimpHitler thing is about to declare martial law! We’re doomed! Doomed, I say! Luckily, the military’s “broken,” so we don’t have to worry. Whew. What a relief. Daily Kos: Martial Law Threat is Real: Good Thing the Military is Breaking Down. If ordered to turn their ...

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Newsweek Shills for Radical Islam (Again)

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Newsweek has become the public relations arm for radical Islam. Case in point, their deceptive and ridiculous article on the Hamas funding trial in Dallas: Trial Against U.S. Muslim Charity Begins. In their latest whitewash piece, they begin with a glowing portrait of the daughter of Ghassan Elashi (she wants to ...

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Arming Our Enemies

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Nearly half of the jihadis in Iraq are from Saudi Arabia. The Saudis are infiltrating our educational system. They’re funding unindicted co-conspirators CAIR, they’re spreading Wahhabist jihad ideology throughout the world, and they continue to openly support terror groups like Hamas. So let’s give them billions of dollars worth of advanced weaponry. And while ...

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Kos and MoveOn Harass Fox News Advertisers

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Retaliating against Bill O’Reilly for criticizing their hate speech and anti-Americanism, far left group MoveOn.org and hate site Daily Kos are joining forces in a thuggish effort to harass and pressure advertisers into dropping Fox News. NEW YORK - Liberal activists are stepping up their campaign against Fox News Channel by ...

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Outrage of the Week: Arrested for Desecrating a Koran

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This is completely insane. It's now officially a mindcrime in the United States to violate Islamic law. At Pace University, a man has been arrested and will face "hate crime" charges for throwing a Koran into a toilet, after the university caved in to demands from Muslim students: Hate-crime arrests in ...

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Al-Reuters Does It Again

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The wire services do this kind of thing constantly; a headline that demonizes Israel... Two Palestinians killed by Israeli soldiers in Gaza... ...leads to an article that describes an attempted Palestinian terrorist attack. It’s business as usual for Reuters Palestinian propagandist Nidal al-Mughrabi, who’s been at this for years, has refined deceptive ...

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Friday, July 27, 2007

Friday Overnight Open

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Here’s a Friday overnight open thread. Let the verbiage begin.

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Daily Kos: Was Pat Tillman Killed on Cheney's or Rumsfeld's Orders?

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A very special diary post tonight at Daily Kos, the new home of the Democratic Party: Daily Kos: Was Pat Tillman killed on Cheney’s or Rumsfeld’s orders? We must be ever vigilantly cynical regarding the bloodthirsty, money-hungry cut-throats in the White House because they never disappoint the rudest and crudest analysis ...

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LA Times Approves Arab Hatred

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The Los Angeles Times, who recently published an op-ed by Hamas terrorist Mousa Abu Marzook, comes out very much in favor of teaching Israeli Arabs to hate Israel: Two versions of history. It’s their “narrative,” you see. And who are we to judge which “narrative” is more valid? History is continually being ...

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Has Michael Moore Crossed the Line?

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Left wing panderer Michael Moore may have finally gone too far; he’s been served with a subpoena by the government for his sycophantic visit to Cuba. Filmmaker Michael Moore revealed on Thursday’s “The Tonight Show” with Jay Leno that the Bush Administration had served him with a subpoena regarding his recent ...

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Mama Moonbat's Psychotic Exhibitionist Traveling Show

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Cindy Sheehan promised to go away, but unfortunately she was lying. She was in New York today with her entourage of psychotic exhibitionists, and Urban Infidel has the photos: Cindy Sheehan Union Square Park.

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The Guardian, Raimondo, and Ron Paul: A Match Made in Munich

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They must not have enough raving antisemitic nutbag writers in Britain, because they had to go to the US to get Justin Raimondo to excrete another one of his creepy articles for the Guardian; he’s a Ron Paul fan, of course: The case for a Ron Paul presidency. (Hat tip: ...

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Daily Kos Kestrel Swoops In

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Caw! Caw! Rrraaawwwkkk! Yes, it’s the dreaded Kestrel9000, Daily Kos diarist and fearsome bird of prey, swooping down out of the nutosphere with a bombshell revelation about Pat Tillman in her ferocious talons: he was murdered because he planned to meet with Noam Chomsky! It’s so damned obvious, now that the Kestrel ...

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Not Ready for Civilization, Exhibit Q

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When a member of Qatar’s ruling family discovered that three of his female relatives had been seated in business class next to men they did not know (the horror!), the sheikh went ballistic and held up the British Airways flight for nearly three hours before being ordered off the plane. When ...

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Video: Islamists in UK Prisons

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From the mysterious jasper, here’s an interesting UK television clip on the recent attacks on Islamist inmates in British prisons. [Video]

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And Now For Something Completely Different...

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The astounding six-camel leap! Allahu Akbar! (Hat tip: Killgore.)

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San Diego School Stops Allotting Class Time for Muslim Prayers

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A San Diego school that set up a “madrassa” for Somali Muslim students, allowing prayer time during class hours and segregating males from females, has been forced to knock it off after a large public outcry: School Stops Scheduling Class Time For Muslim Prayer. SAN DIEGO — A San Diego school ...

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Ban Ki-moon Gets a San Francisco Welcome

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When UN Secretary General visited San Francisco, he was greeted by mayor Gavin Newsom (who really does look an awful lot like Beelzebub), and a troupe of loud, obnoxious gay activists. Surprise! Zombie was there: Ban Ki-moon in San Francisco.

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Terror Gangs Using US Web Providers

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Internet Haganah looks at who is providing web services to Hamas and Hizballah—and 42% of it comes from the United States: Who are the main service providers of Hamas and Hizballah, and where are they located?

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Libya Not Finished Extorting

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Nicolas Sarkozy’s new nuclear partner, Muammar Gaddafi, has asked the Arab League to cut all ties with Bulgaria—because they pardoned the foreign medics jailed and tortured by Libya. Libya has called on other Arab countries to cut diplomatic and economic ties with Bulgaria after it pardoned six medics that Libya had ...

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Religion of Peace Strikes Again in Pakistan

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Pakistani officials allowed the Red Mosque to reopen for Friday prayers, and the jihadis moved right back in and started killing again: Blast Near Islamabad’s Red Mosque Kills 11. ISLAMABAD, Pakistan —  Hundreds of students clashed with security forces and a nearby bombing killed 11 people Friday during the reopening of Islamabad’s ...

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Friday Morning Open

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We haven’t had one of these for a few days, so here’s a Friday morning open thread...

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New Republic Editor Continues Stonewalling

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Howard Kurtz interviews New Republic editor Franklin Foer, and Foer has chosen to continue distorting and misrepresenting the controversy over “Shock Troops:” Army Private Discloses He Is New Republic’s Baghdad Diarist. As conservative bloggers yesterday continued to challenge the veracity of Beauchamp’s accounts, Foer said: “It is really unfortunate that someone ...

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Thursday, July 26, 2007

When Formerly Sane People Attack

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Another night, another traffic surge; we seem to be back online now. Here’s Andrew Sullivan’s entirely predictable attack on bloggers who question the anti-military creative writing of “Scott Thomas:”: The Scott Thomas Fooferaw. I don’t know why Sullivan (a writer I used to respect, in the Pleistocene era of blogs) ...

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Terrorist Wants More

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Ehud Olmert has released 255 Palestinian prisoners, including some Hamas members, in another boneheaded “good will gesture” to the terrorists of Fatah. But the problem with this kind of appeasement is that the thugs will never be satisfied; today, without making any promises or concessions, or being helpful in any ...

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Space Shuttle Computer Sabotaged

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OK. It’s now officially a Very Weird News Day: NASA reports sabotage of flight computer. CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - A space program worker deliberately damaged a computer that is supposed to fly aboard shuttle Endeavour in less than two weeks, an act of sabotage that was caught before the equipment was ...

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'Scott Thomas' - Engaged to TNR Staffer?

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More problems for The New Republic—details at Ace of Spades HQ. And yes, I’ve also found IP addresses used by TNR in my server logs. UPDATE at 7/26/07 1:01:23 pm: I didn’t want to run with this story based on nothing more than a rumor, but on Tuesday “Rugby the Rat” made an ...

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Saudi Arabia Is After Our Children

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Stanley Kurtz has an excellent article on the very disturbing infiltration of Saudi ideology into America’s educational system: Saudi in the Classroom. Unless we counteract the influence of Saudi money on the education of the young, we’re going to find it very difficult to win the war on terror. I only ...

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Serious Questions About Fred Thompson's Campaign Manager

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Fred Thompson has some explaining to do: Fred Thompson and Spencer Abraham: Bad combo. And Abraham’s weak stance on immigration is far from the only problem: Jihad Spence: Fred Thompson’s Pan-Islamist Campaign Manager.

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CAIR Plans to Continue Suing 'John Doe' Passengers

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On Tucker Carlson’s show, Ibrahim Hooper of Saudi-funded unindicted co-conspirator CAIR talks about how they plan to use the “good faith” loophole of the “John Doe” amendment to continue suing Americans who report suspicious behavior. [Video] Note: this video was posted at YouTube by CAIR themselves, who obviously want it to be ...

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Sarkozy: Trust Arabs with Nukes

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Wow. Just ... wow. Nicolas Sarkozy is indeed very different from Jacques Chirac — he’s even worse. He’s made a nuclear deal with Libya, and apparently intends to do the same with other Arab countries. Sarkozy: Trust Arabs with nukes. Now we know the price for freeing those foreign medics: a ...

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Report from the Hamas Trial in Dallas

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Counterterrorism Blog has a report on the testimony of terrorism expert Matthew Levitt at the Hamas funding trial of the Holy Land Foundation, in Dallas: Matthew Levitt Takes the Stand in Dallas HAMAS Trial. During his direct examination Wednesday afternoon, jurors were shown a videotape from a HAMAS graduation ceremony in ...

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'Shock Troops' Author Outs Himself

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The author of “Shock Troops” has been named at The New Republic: Scott Thomas Beauchamp. And he says anyone who criticized his article is a chickenhawk. My Diarist, “Shock Troops,” and the two other pieces I wrote for the New Republic have stirred more controversy than I could ever have anticipated. ...

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Wednesday, July 25, 2007

UN Mideast Envoy Shills for Hamas

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The United Nations’ Middle East envoy says Israel needs to open their borders with the Hamas terror state, and blames Israel for the nightmarish state of Gaza: UN Mideast envoy warns of Gaza collapse. UNITED NATIONS - The U.N. Mideast envoy warned Wednesday of impending economic collapse in the Gaza Strip ...

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Olmert Arms Israel's Enemies

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Why are the citizens of Israel standing still for this madness? Israel authorizes transfer of 1,000 rifles to PA forces. Israel authorized the transfer of 1,000 rifles from Jordan to the security forces of the Palestinian Authority in the West Bank, Israeli and Palestinian security sources confirmed to Haaretz Wednesday night. This ...

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Wednesday Night Open, with Giuliani Support Plea

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Here’s another Wednesday evening open thread, and another plea to LGF readers to contact the Giuliani campaign and tell them you don’t want Rudy to cave in to CAIR’s demands: Rudy Giuliani Presidential Committee 295 Greenwich St, #371, New York, NY 10007 Tel: 212-835-9449, 646-943-7890 E-mail: webteam@joinrudy2008.com

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CAIR Goes After Rudy Giuliani

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You had to know this was coming. The Council on American Islamic Relations, the Saudi-funded radical Islamic front group named as an unindicted co-conspirator in the Holy Land Foundation Hamas funding trial, has put out one of their infamous “Action Alerts” on Rudy Giuliani—because he used the words “Islamic terrorism:” Action: ...

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Churchill Sues, AP Distorts

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Here’s some more crappy, biased reporting from the Associated Press, in their story on Ward Churchill’s announced lawsuit against the University of Colorado, as they come that close to stating outright that Churchill was fired for his “little Eichmanns” rant—which is simply not true, but is what Churchill wants them ...

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Tour De France: Rasmussen's Out

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The Tour de France is now officially in full meltdown mode: Tour leader Rasmussen sacked, out of race. COL D’AUBISQUE, France (Reuters) - Tour de France overall leader Michael Rasmussen was sacked by his team Rabobank on Wednesday. The Dane will not start Thursday’s 17th stage of the race after his team ...

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'Shock Troops' Update

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Here’s an interesting post by a “semiotics” expert on the New Republic “Shock Troops” article: John Barnes’ Amazon Blog. With years of experience at coaching writers and analyzing problems in their work, Barnes (who self-identifies as a leftist/radical) concludes that “Scott Thomas” is an MFA writing student, probably with some military ...

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Video: Taliban Terrorist Mansour Dadullah

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LGF operative Kasper shares another video clip from UK Channel 4, an interview with Taliban terrorist leader Mansour Dadullah. It’s the face of the enemy. These creatures do not hide anything about their intentions, their depravity, or their love of killing—and Dadullah, who was released in a hostage deal made ...

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Tariq Ramadan at the Washington Post

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The Washington Post and Newsweek are pulling out all the stops in their promotion of radical Islamists as “moderates.” Today we get another round of misdirection from the Muslim Brotherhood’s slickest Islamist spokesman, Tariq Ramadan, billed as a “European intellectual”—who’s banned from entering the United States (a fact the Post ...

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Egyptian Mufti Denies Saying Muslims Are Free to Change Religion

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Another Islamist being heavily promoted by Newsweek and the Washington Post, Egyptian Grand Mufti Ali Gomaa, was quoted on the WaPo web site as saying that Muslims are free to change their religion. No such thing as a death penalty for apostasy. Kumbaya, my brothers. Egypt’s official religious advisor has ruled ...

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Italian Mosque Trained Terrorists

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World Politics Review has more information on that mosque in the Italian city of Perugia that was used as a “terror school:” Alleged Terrorist Cell Broken Up in Italy. PERUGIA, Italy — A jihadist cell allegedly related to al-Qaida was broken up Saturday morning in the mosque of Ponte Felcino, a ...

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Churchill and the Moonbats

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At Flickr, El Marco has photos of Ward Churchill and his tiny group of moonbat supporters, following the University of Colorado’s decision to fire the creep: Ward Churchill, Fake Indian, Fired by CU Boulder.

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Arabs in Israel to Promote 'Land for Peace'

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What is Ehud Olmert giving away, to the same countries responsible for tacitly supporting the Palestinian jihad against Israel? Arab ministers in Israel for land-for-peace talks. JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Egyptian and Jordanian envoys from the Arab League, on their first visit to Israel to present an Arab land-for-peace plan, called on ...

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New Critique of the Lancet's Civilian Death Claims

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In 2004, British medical journal The Lancet released a study in the final days leading up to the US presidential election. Their attempted October Surprise was heavily promoted by international media and the international left (there’s a difference?), and claimed the US was responsible for more than 100,000 civilian deaths ...

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'John Doe' Amendment - Victory!

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Let’s start the day with some good news for a change; the ‘John Doe’ amendment to protect Americans against lawsuits if they report suspicious behavior has been saved. (Washington, D.C.): The Center for Security Policy is gratified that its efforts, those of innumerable bloggers, radio talk show hosts and other public-minded ...

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Tuesday, July 24, 2007

Religion of Peace Strikes Again in Pakistan

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At least eight more dead in the Pakistani jihad: Rocket attack kills 8 in Pakistan. ISLAMABAD, July 25 (Reuters) - Islamist militants fired rockets into a northwestern Pakistani town on Wednesday, killing at least eight people and wounding nearly 40, police said, amid mounting violence along the Afghanistan frontier. City police chief ...

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TSA Warns Airport Security About 'Dry Runs'

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The TSA has notified airports to be on the lookout for terrorist “dry runs,” and they have good reason to be worried, after numerous suspicious incidents: Airports warned about terror dry runs. WASHINGTON - Airport security officers around the nation have been alerted by federal officials to look out for terrorists ...

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'John Doe' Amendment: Still Not Dead

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The New York Sun reports that the “John Doe” amendment is back on the table tonight: Terror Whistleblower Aid Advances on Capitol Hill. WASHINGTON — A provision aimed at providing whistleblower protection to Americans who report suspicious activity has advanced on Capitol Hill despite opposition from some Democrats, as top Republicans ...

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Burning Another American Flag in the Name of Allah

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Tonight on YouTube.com, sponsor of last night’s Democrat debate: YouTube - Burning another American flag in the name of Allah!!!! Quote: “Americans are worse than Jews.” (Hat tip: kasper.)

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Daily Kos Kids Defend Venezuelan Dictator

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Over at the left’s premier “progressive” web site, the Kos Kidz are sticking up for poor Hugo Chavez: Daily Kos: More Press Smears of Venezuela’s Chavez. The British BBC reported yesterday that President Chavez of Venezuela is creating a “single, separate party”, suggesting thereby that he is creating a single party ...

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Tuesday Evening Open

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Here’s an open thread, with a small enhancement to announce: the formatting buttons in our comment posting form now use cute, vivacious icons instead of dull, boring text links.

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Upcoming - CU Decision on Ward Churchill (Update - Chutch Takes the Fall)

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A decision is expected shortly on the firing of University of Colorado fraud Ward Churchill. There’s a live video stream here, if you just can’t wait to find out: MyFox Colorado | LIVE STREAM & CHAT. UPDATE at 7/24/07 4:38:14 pm: That’s it — Chutch is taking the fall.

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Totten: In the Wake of the Surge

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Don’t miss this report from an area in Baghdad where the troop surge has already worked, by Michael J. Totten: In the Wake of the Surge.

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New York Times Quietly Edits Article on 'Shock Troops'

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The tale of The New Republic and their lurid article about US soldiers in Iraq, “Shock Troops,” takes an interesting turn today, as Ace notices that the New York Times altered their piece about the controversy to remove a potentially damning quote from New Republic editor Franklin Foer. By coincidence, I ...

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Oh No, Here Come the Moonbats

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The Hillary Clinton campaign held a launch party for their new San Francisco headquarters yesterday, and had some unwelcome (not to mention unattractive) guests. Zombie was there: Topless Protest by Breasts Not Bombs and Code Pink at Hillary Clinton Campaign Launch Party. (LGF not responsible for psychic damage caused by viewing photos ...

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Tour De France: Vinokourov Tests Positive

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As someone who loves cycling, this is just hugely depressing: Astana pulls out of Tour de France. I hoped that this Tour would finish without a drug scandal, but it’s not to be. PAU, France - Tour de France rider Alexandre Vinokourov tested positive for a banned blood transfusion after winning last ...

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A Really Bad Idea

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I’m no fan of Daily Kos, but this is a really bad idea: Should the DailyKos be Subject to the Federal Election Commission? It’s a bad idea for two reasons: 1) It won’t work. We’ve been through this discussion already, ad nauseam, and blogs like Daily Kos are considered free speech ...

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Giuliani on the Debate and the 'John Doe' Amendment

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Rudy Giuliani comments on the Democrats’ debate, and on their opposition to the “John Doe” amendment to protect Americans from being sued by the likes of CAIR for reporting suspicious behavior: JoinRudy2008 - Press Releases. Rudy Giuliani made the following statement today regarding Peter King’s amendment to the Homeland Security bill ...

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Chutch is Going Down (Update: Not Quite Yet)

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Anti-American fraud Ward Churchill is being fired from the University of Colorado. BOULDER, Colo. — The University of Colorado announced Monday that it will dismiss controversial professor Ward Churchill. “Today, I issued to Professor Churchill a notice of intent to dismiss him from his faculty position at the University of Colorado Boulder,” ...

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Another Terrorist "Charity" Shut Down

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Another Islamic charity goes on the designated terrorist list—the “Goodwill Charitable Organization” in Dearborn, Michigan, a front for Hizballah’s “Martyrs Foundation:” US Treasury bans dealings with Hezbollah supporters. WASHINGTON, July 24 (Reuters) - The U.S. Treasury Department said on Tuesday it has moved to block financing to Lebanese guerrilla group Hezbollah ...

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Mama Moonbat Sock Puppet at Daily Kos

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Vapid “peace activist” Cindy Sheehan, queen of the badly written run-on sentence, has been banned from posting at Daily Kos—so now she has a sock puppet doing it for her: Daily Kos: ‘It’s Up to Us’ by Cindy Sheehan. This is very typical leftist behavior when blocked from posting; we’ve seen ...

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EU Makes Undisclosed Deal, Libya Frees Medics

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Libya has finally released the foreign medics they accused of deliberately infecting children with AIDS, after the European Union sufficiently abased themselves: Medics freed after Libya-EU deal. (CNN) — Five Bulgarian nurses and a Palestinian doctor were pardoned by President Georgi Parvanov upon their arrival in Sofia on Tuesday after spending ...

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Students Riot at University of Death

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Feuding Fatah and Hamas students at the University of Death (the infamous jihad academy, An Najah) got into a massive brawl today, and only stopped when Palestinian “security forces” fired into the crowd: Palestinian student injured in Hamas-Fatah brawl. Palestinian security forces trying to break up a brawl between thousands of ...

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Former Gitmo Detainee Returns to Jihad, Blows Up

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No virgins for Abdullah: Former Guantanamo detainee blows himself up. A former Guantanamo Bay prisoner who took up arms alongside the Taliban after he was released from detention has blown himself up to avoid capture, Pakistani security forces said today. Abdullah Mehsud killed himself with a hand grenade after he was cornered ...

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Edgy Editor Wimps Out

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Wonkette editor tired of explaining humor to dumb hicks, wimps out on threat to sue Israeli blogger. {My Right Word}

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Hizballah Sheikh in Newsweek/WaPo Whitewash

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It’s becoming a real trend for mainstream media to present the very worst radical Islamic nutjobs as legitimate scholars, to whom we need to pay careful attention. In the latest disgusting example, here’s the spiritual leader of Hizballah, Muhammad Hussein Fadlallah, brought to you by the Washington Post and Newsweek: On ...

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Gawker's Jewish Problem

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Here’s Mark Caro in the Chicago Tribune on the hate speech that’s supposed to pass as “edgy humor” at pseudo-blogs Wonkette and Gawker: Harry Potter and Gawker’s Jewish problem. The piece is about how “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” comes out at 2:01 a.m. Saturday in Israel, but Israeli law ...

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Monday, July 23, 2007

Your Move, Ken

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Jew-hating Wonkette editor makes whiny, empty threat to sue critics, because he hates Jews and has fragile ego. {Wonkette}

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Mama Moonbat and 200 of Her Closest Friends

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From Age of Hooper, video of the Cindy Sheehan impeachment tantrum in Washington DC, featuring some of the dumbest protest chants ever recorded. [Video]

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Brits Caving in to Hamas

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This is where the British government is headed under new Prime Minister Gordon Brown: British parliamentarians soften demands on Hamas. British parliamentarians on Monday softened their demands for negotiating with Hamas and said that while it is critical for the group to renounce violence, it does not necessarily need to recognize ...

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The Democrats' Negotiating Partners

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This is the regime that every Democratic candidate (except Hillary Clinton) pledged to “meet with” tonight, in order to improve America’s moral standing in the world: Execution in the Islamic Republic (Very Graphic). UPDATE at 7/23/07 7:25:40 pm: Our traffic has apparently overloaded Kamangir’s server. The video is utterly appalling, showing three ...

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Wonkette Editor Threatens to Sue Blogger

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Neo-idiot Ken Layne of Wonkette threatens a pro-Israel blogger with legal action for criticizing Wonkette’s antisemitic posts: My Right Word: Wonkette Threatens Me With Legal Action.

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Post-Softball Open Thread

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I would post a poll about this Democratic “debate,” but I think they’re really all winners, don’t you? UPDATE at 7/23/07 6:24:06 pm: Get ready for an amazing blizzard of mainstream media hype about this debate. It’s already starting. UPDATE at 7/23/07 6:36:15 pm: Video clips of the train wreck: The CNN YouTube freak ...

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Dems Fielding Softballs, Open Thread 4

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Here’s another open thread to live-blog this unbelievably trivial “debate.” The Democrats and CNN should be ashamed of this pathetic show (but they won’t be). Issues that did not come up: * Islamic terrorism. Not a single word. * Immigration. Not a single word. * Pulling out of Iraq: lots and lots of words. ...

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Dems Fielding Softballs, Open Thread 3

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Here’s another thread to live-blog this ridiculous debate. (The new Ajax commenting system is a joy to use for live-blogging...)

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Dems Fielding Softballs, Open Thread 2

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OK. The snoozefest is starting. First question: “Hey, whassup? Are you guys gonna actually, like, do anything when you’re elected?”

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Another Pointless Democratic 'Debate'

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Well, here come the Democrats again, to be served up another round of softball questions, this time via YouTube. The media are promoting this like a brand new paradigm: People! Asking questions! On video! Google! The world has never witnessed such a thing. Everything changes after today. Here’s the first open thread ...

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Chimpeach! in DC

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The chimpeachment morons are inflicting themselves on Washington today, joined by 9/11 Troofers, Cindy Sheehan, the ACLU, CODEPINK, ANSWER, etc. etc. Age of Hooper was there, and has photos of the festivities. They managed to muster fewer than 300 people.

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Kos: 'My Patience is Wearing Thin'

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Markos “Screw Them” Moulitsas appeals for civility: Daily Kos: ‘With us or against us’. As I wrote yesterday, “Just doesn’t look right to be dissing the military when Kos is trying so hard to be the voice of the Democratic Party.” There has lately been an alarming rise in diaries and comments ...

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Kos Kidz Supporting the Troops

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More than one troll has posted comments here about the “Killitary” article, claiming it does not represent the Daily Kos “community.” It was a complete fluke. A one-off. Never happen again. I should apologize for getting it so very wrong. Currently on the Daily Kos “recommended” list: Daily Kos: I Support ...

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Canadian Islamic TV Channel Gives More Time to Hate Preacher

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Canadian Islamic television channel VisionTV expressed “regret” for broadcasting a speech by radical Pakistani preacher Israr Ahmad, advocating the extermination of Jews. Then they put him on the air again: VisionTV gives Islamic radical more air time. TORONTO - A day after saying it regretted broadcasting a lecture by a Pakistani preacher ...

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USA Today Interviews 'Killitary' Author

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At USA Today’s On Deadline blog, they contacted Corey Mitchell, the author of “Killitary.” Are you surprised to discover that he says he supports the troops? On Deadline. We just spoke with the true-crime author who wrote the piece and published it at Daily Kos and In Cold Blog. “It’s not my intention to ...

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UN Predicts 'Summer of Peace' While Hizballah Threatens Israel

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The commander of the United Nations “peacekeeping” force in Lebanon recently predicted a “summer of peace” in South Lebanon. “I think that for the people of the south, this summer will be a summer of peace. And we will be taking care of the problem of terrorist attacks,” Graziano told An-Nahar. “I ...

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Hate Speech at Wonkette

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The left is getting more insane and more ugly by the hour. Here’s another way-over-the-line post by ‘Pareene’ at the worthless Wonkette site: Rudy Reveals Secret War! - Wonkette. In a stunning rocket, Rudy Jew-liani basically admitted that he doesn’t know anything at all about foreign policy — or maybe that ...

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Islamists and Leftists Converge at The Nation

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Here’s the hit piece on the military at The Nation, quoted in that despicable “Killitary” post: The Other War: Iraq Vets Bear Witness. Notice who wrote this article: Chris Hedges, author of the discredited anti-Israel article “The Gaza Diaries,” and ... none other than the daughter of Islamic Jihad kingpin Sami ...

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Sunday, July 22, 2007

KILLITARY: Lefties Dropping the Fiction of 'Supporting the Troops'

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The leftist blogosphere went out of their way to cover this one up as quickly as possible. It was posted at Daily Kos, as Ace relates. But the Kidz are on edge about their credibility, so it was deleted within hours, without a word of explanation. Just doesn’t look right to ...

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'I Was Kicking and Stamping on Her Neck to Get the Soul Out'

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The practice of “honor killing” is sickening enough, but this horrifying story sets a new benchmark in depravity: Woman raped before honor killing: court. LONDON (Reuters) - A Kurdish woman was brutally raped, stamped on and strangled by members of her family and their friends in an “honor killing” carried out ...

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Weapons Smugglers Linked to Iran?

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More Iranian Quds Force members caught smuggling weapons into Iraq: U.S.: Smugglers nabbed in Iraq may have links to Iran. BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) — U.S. troops on Sunday detained two suspected weapons smugglers who may be linked to Iran’s elite Quds force, the military said, as Washington presses allegations that Tehran ...

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Sunday Afternoon Open

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It’s days like this that make me wonder: who blow up da owl?

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Islamist Ruling Party Wins Turkish Election

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Turkey is slipping back into the grasp of Islamists, voting their way into the Dark Ages one election at a time: Turkey’s ruling AKP wins vote. ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey’s ruling AK Party won a resounding election victory on Sunday, giving the pro-business, Islamist-rooted party a mandate for reform but potentially ...

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Carter Ignores US Policy, Deals with Hamas

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Maan News, a Palestinian organization based in Bethlehem, is reporting that America’s most disgraceful former president is taking US policy into his own hands and offering to help Hamas negotiate with Fatah. (IsraelNN.com) Hamas leader and former Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh met with the director of former United States ...

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Hizballah Child Abuse

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Right in front of world media and the “peacekeepers” of the United Nations: Young Lebanese Hezbollah supporters carry models of Katyusha and RPG rockets launchers, in front of a portrait of Hezbollah’s Secretary-General Sheik Hassan Nasrallah, left, and Shiite Muslim spiritual leader Imam Moussa Sadr who disappeared on a trip to ...

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More YouTube Hate Speech

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Speaking of hate speech, here’s another freak at YouTube who’s posting one vile antisemitic video after another: sunagai long. His latest work is a remix of “It’s In The Koran,” dubbed over images of newspaper stories about Jewish child molesters. (Hat tip: Marc.) UPDATE at 7/22/07 1:23:19 pm: And let’s not forget this ...

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Lebanese Army Wipes Out Palestinian Camp, World Yawns

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That Palestinian “refugee camp” in north Lebanon, home to the Al Qaeda-linked Fatah al-Islam and about 40,000 “refugees,” has been completely wiped out by the Lebanese army. NAHR AL-BARED, Lebanon (Reuters) - Three Lebanese soldiers were killed in pitched battles with al Qaeda-inspired militants at a Palestinian refugee camp on Sunday ...

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Israel Will Teach Israeli Arabs to Hate Israel

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Someone pinch me. This has to be a bad dream. Israeli Arab schoolbooks cite Palestinian version of war. JERUSALEM (AFP) - History textbooks for Israeli Arab students this year will for the first time present the Palestinian version of Israel’s creation as a “catastrophe,” the education ministry said on Sunday. “For these ...

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British Medical Journal: Should We Boycott Israel?

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The British Medical Journal is trying to decide if they should boycott Israeli academic institutions, and they’ve posted two articles arguing for and against the boycott. The interesting part is that both articles start from the premise that evil Israel is persecuting the poor innocent Palestinians. They differ only on ...

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Daily Kos: I Know You Are, But What Am I?

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As the insane ranting hatred, antisemitism, and racism so prevalent in the leftist blogosphere increasingly comes under scrutiny, the “progressives” are desperately looking for a way to turn the accusations around. The loons at Daily Kos are especially sensitive on this subject, after JetBlue dropped their sponsorship of the YearlyKos ...

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UN Springs Into Action, Ignores Terrorists Preparing for War

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It’s a weird kind of “peacekeeping” the United Nations is doing in Lebanon—consisting mostly of looking the other way while Hizballah prepares for war right under the UN’s nose: IDF: Hizbullah moving rockets inside S. Lebanese villages. Hizbullah guerrillas have moved most of their rockets in south Lebanon among civilians in ...

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Saturday, July 21, 2007

Jihad on Canadian Television

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Canada has allowed the enemy to gain a foothold in their mass media: VisionTV defends airing ‘jihad’ lecture. And if Al-Jazeera is broadcast in America, the same thing will happen here. TORONTO — VisionTV says it will monitor one of its shows more closely after it broadcast a lecture by an Islamic ...

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LGF Registration Open (Update - Shut)

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For a limited time only. The clock is ticking... UPDATE at 7/21/07 6:15:14 pm: Now closed, with more than 100 registrations in 20 minutes.

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LGF Daily Archives Improved

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You get to our daily archive pages by clicking the ‘Daily Archives’ button in the left sidebar, just below the statistics area, then choosing a day from the popup calendar. Tonight’s enhancement: these daily archive pages now include a little navigation panel that lets you step forward and backward by days. ...

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Sunny Saturday Open Thread

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An open thread for a bright, warm, glistening Saturday afternoon. And here’s something to play with.

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Update: Fact or Fiction at The New Republic?

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The New Republic article “Shock Troops” (by “Scott Thomas”) is coming apart. In the latest news, Michael Goldfarb has a statement from Major Kirk Luedeke, the Public Affairs Officer at FOB Falcon, about the lurid events described in the article: FOB Falcon Responds Here are the facts as best I have ...

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Audio: The Real Omar Bakri Mohammed

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In one of the most ridiculous utter whitewashes perpetrated by mainstream media in the past week or so, the International Herald Tribune published this absurd piece about Omar Bakri Mohammed, now trying to reinvent his image as a “peacemaker.” Prepare for nausea: Muslim radical shows moderation, or at least tact. After ...

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Religion of Peace Strikes Again in Restive Thailand

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No one killed or wounded in the south Thailand jihad today, but not for lack of trying: Bomb targets southern tourist area. Narathiwat (TNA) - A bomb exploded at a recreation park near a beach in Narathiwat’s Tak Bai district but no one was wounded. The site is a popular visiting ...

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Taliban Claim to Kill German Hostages

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The depraved Taliban holy warriors have been on a kidnapping spree, and today they claimed to have murdered two German hostages—but the Afghan government says they’re lying. Hard to know who to trust less. KANDAHAR, Afghanistan - A purported Taliban spokesman said the hard-line militia killed two German hostages on Saturday ...

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Open Debugging Thread 2

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Now that I’ve fixed the tooltip problems in Internet Explorer, I’ve re-enabled the new ‘Daily Archives’ feature (in the left sidebar, right under the stats) that uses a Javascript popup calendar. Again, I heard from some IE users that the popup calendar may be incompatible—so please post any feedback in ...

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Italian Mosque Was 'Terror School'

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Three non-Buddhists have been arrested in Italy, for belonging to a militant cell that was using a mosque in Perugia as a terror school. ROME - Italian police arrested three Moroccans on Saturday — an imam and two aides — accusing them of belonging to a militant cell that allegedly used ...

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Open Debugging Thread

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Here’s an open thread to get feedback on some code changes that are apparently causing trouble for some Internet Explorer users. I found a nasty typo in the tooltip script that’s the source of the trouble, and fixed it; please clear your browser cache and reload the page, and let ...

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The 'John Doe' Outrage

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Debra Burlingame, whose brother Charles was the pilot of American Airlines flight 77 on 9/11, reacts to the latest Democrat outrage: Congressional leaders fail to protect terror tipsters from insane lawsuits. The John Doe legislation, called the Protecting Americans Fighting Terrorism Act, passed in the House in April with overwhelming bipartisan ...

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Friday, July 20, 2007

When Islamists Seethe

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I think this is intended to be insulting, but Abukar Arman mangles his metaphors so badly I can’t be sure: When the Politics of Polarization Prevails: Islamophobia and the Specter of Neo-McCarthyism. Again we see that the cognitive dissonance induced by the secretive name “Little Green Footballs” has tied an Islamist ...

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Friday Open Thread

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Here’s an end-of-the-week, late-afternoon, code monkey kind of open thread... (You may notice that I’m experimenting with a different popup tooltip script this evening. As always, clear cache and reload if something isn’t right.) UPDATE at 7/20/07 7:02:21 pm: Lots of complaints from Internet Explorer users, after the new tooltip code was installed ...

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LGF Daily Archives

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In our left sidebar, just below the panel with our statistics, you’ll now see a button labeled ‘Daily Archives.’ Click that baby and you can choose to view any day’s worth of LGF posts with the popup calendar. I installed this last night as an embedded calendar (i.e., always visible) but ...

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Breaking: Missile Launcher Discovered in New Jersey

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A missile launcher has turned up in the front lawn of a house in New Jersey, along the flight path to Newark Liberty International Airport: Feds Seize Rocket Launcher In NJ. From the description it sounds like a shoulder-launched SAM. (CBS) JERSEY CITY A Jersey City woman made a shocking discovery on ...

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Video: Ayaan Hirsi Ali vs. Northern Moonbat

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I just got a chance to watch this video from Canadian television, an interview with Ayaan Hirsi Ali by Canadian über-progressive Avi Lewis. Lewis’ unquestioned faith in his leftist anti-American cant is unshakable, but Hirsi Ali is eloquent in response, as always: “There is no such thing as ‘Islamophobia.’” [Video]

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Fact or Fiction at The New Republic?

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Recently, The New Republic published an extremely far-fetched article titled “Shock Troops,” with disgusting tales of brutality and heartless behavior by US troops, purported to be written by a soldier serving in Iraq. Michael Goldfarb at the Weekly Standard is skeptical (to say the least), and asked for feedback from ...

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Mandela's Elders Have the Solution

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Nelson Mandela has appointed a group of “elders” who will solve the world’s problems by acting as moral role models, and offering wise counsel: Jimmy Carter, Kofi Annan, and Mary Robinson. As befitting the world’s most popular statesman, Nelson Mandela marked his 89th birthday yesterday with songs, tears and a host ...

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Phillips: The Protocols of the BBC

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BBC Radio’s handling of the nasty antisemitism posted on their message board is an example of a thoroughly corrupt organization with no accountability whatsoever, and the situation has only gotten worse since we posted about it. Melanie Phillips brings us up to date: The protocols of the BBC. A few days ...

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Colin Powell: We Should Learn to Love Hamas

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The latest to join the “let’s knuckle under to genocidal terrorists” crowd is Colin Powell: Quartet should find way to talk to Hamas. Former US Secretary of State Colin Powell said Thursday the international diplomatic Quartet on the Middle East should find some way to talk to Hamas. “I don’t think ...

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Thursday, July 19, 2007

Thursday Overnight Thread

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There are still some rough edges, but we have a new way to rummage through our archives tonight: a calendar in our left sidebar that lets you jump instantly to any day’s worth of posts. And there’s our introduction to tonight’s overnight open thread...

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Senate Roll Call on 'John Doe' Amendment

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Michelle Malkin posts the roll call for the vote on the “John Doe” amendment; it’s interesting that Hillary Clinton voted for it. UPDATE at 7/19/07 7:20:41 pm: The real victims of this idiotic vote will be the airline industries, as people increasingly choose not to travel rather than go through the gamut ...

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'Peace/Euro Scarf' Becomes 'Unavailable Scarf'

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The “Euro Scarf,” formerly known as the “Peace Scarf,” is now the “No Longer Available for Purchase Scarf.”

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Democrats Cut 'John Doe' Provision

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This is not good news: House Democrats have succeeded in removing the provision to protect the public from being sued for reporting suspicious behavior: Democrats cut ‘John Doe’ provision. Congressional Democrats today failed to include a provision in homeland security legislation that would protect the public from being sued for reporting ...

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Plame Case Tossed

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In the latest episode of one of our longest-running trumped up political scandals, the lawsuit by Valerie Plame has been tossed out. This is going to drive the Nutroots insane. (It’s a short drive.) WASHINGTON - A federal judge on Thursday dismissed former CIA operative Valerie Plame’s lawsuit against members of the ...

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Delias.com 'Peace Scarf' Becomes 'Euro Scarf'

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Delias.com’s online clothing store for teenage girls has responded to complaints about the Palestinian terrorist symbol, the kaffiyeh, appearing in their catalog as a “Peace Scarf.” Several LGF readers forwarded their form mail: Dear dELiA*s Customer, Thank you for your e-mail and concern regarding the scarf featured. We apologize that this ...

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Audio: Secretly Recorded UK Jihadi Voice Chat

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While out on bail awaiting trial, Mizanur Rahman, one of the UK Islamic extremists sentenced to six years in jail yesterday for inciting violence, reached out to fellow Muslims via voice chat. Dr. Rusty Shackleford (via Glen Jenvey) obtained a recording of one of those chats, from July 15, 2007, and ...

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Video: Former Hizb Ut-Tahrir Member Speaks

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In a must-see video clip from the mysterious jasper, a former member of the Islamic supremacist group Hizb ut-Tahrir says recruitment and radicalization has been taking place in British mosques for more than 20 years. [Video]

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Suspended Jihadi Back on YouTube (Update - Re-suspended)

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The Jewish convert to Islam (Joseph Cohen, aka Yousef al-Khattaband) whose YouTube account was canceled after his ugly hate videos were exposed by LGF and others, has returned to YouTube: MoghdubiAleyheem. His personal page now features this image as the background: Previously at LGF: Jihad Family at YouTube (Update: Account Suspended) YouTube Promotes Evil UPDATE ...

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Religion of Peace Strikes Again in Pakistan

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Following the attack on the Red Mosque, the murderous Dark Ages jihad groups that Pakistan has been coddling for years are now turning on the government, slaughtering more than 160 people so far: Two suicide attacks kill 37 in Pakistan. ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Two suicide bomb attacks killed at least 37 ...

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Hamas Builds Army While Palestinians Starve

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After voting the Hamas terrorist group into office, Palestinians in the new Islamic State of Gaza are screaming out for more aid from the United Nations: Palestinians in Gaza appeal for more aid. GAZA (Reuters) - Children raced to help parents collect food from U.N. aid distribution centers in the Gaza ...

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Democrats Want CAIR to Be Able to Sue You

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House Democrats are trying to block a provision in a homeland security bill that would protect the public from being sued by the likes of CAIR if they report suspicious behavior: Democrats want ‘John Doe’ provision cut. The legislation, which moves to a House and Senate conference committee this afternoon, will ...

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Wednesday, July 18, 2007

Overnight Verbiage Repository

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The title says it all...

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Wednesday Night RSS Diversion

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The solution remains elusive, as I try to decide on the best RSS parsing library. Short reviews of the top candidates: * SimplePie: powerful but bloated. 277K (newly-released v1.0) is way too much code just to show headlines with popup descriptions. Atomization is where it’s at. This is globular. * PEAR’s XML_RSS ...

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Abu Mazen Says...

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In a speech to the Palestine Central Council, Abbas denounced Hamas in the harshest terms, accusing the Islamic movement of staging “a coup” against him in the Gaza Strip and of provoking Israel and Egypt to seal Gaza’s borders. Hamas is “committing capital crimes, bloody crimes against our people every day, ...

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Video: Four Jailed In Cartoon Protest Trial

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The mysterious jasper has YouTubed a video clip from UK TV, on the four Muslims sentenced for inciting violence and “racial hatred” during a demonstration against the dreaded Danish cartoons of blasphemy. [Video]

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Video: Emerson vs. Scheuer

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Here’s terrorism expert Steven Emerson in a rather heated confrontation with former CIA operative Michael Scheuer on the Glenn Beck show, about the meaning of the National Intelligence Estimate. [Video]

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Wednesday Open

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As weasels frolic in fields of pork, and moonbeams cavort with Hamas honeybees, here’s a hump day open thread...

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Four Arrested in Britain

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Four men have been arrested in Manchester, in an anti-terrorism investigation unrelated to the recent attacks. LONDON (Reuters) - Anti-terrorism detectives said they arrested four men in Manchester on Wednesday after a tip-off warning of “the existence of a potential threat”. Three men had been held under the Terrorism Act 2000 and ...

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Another Surrender Bill Bites

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The Senate Democrats’ latest cut-and-run proposal didn’t stand a chance of passing, and they knew it. This was just another political grandstand play from the most do-nothing Senate in history: Senate scuttles troop withdrawal bill. WASHINGTON - Senate Republicans on Wednesday scuttled a Democratic proposal ordering troop withdrawals from Iraq in ...

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UK Muslim Student Jailed for Smuggling Weapons Plans

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Yassin Nassari, who tried to smuggle rocket-making plans, beheading videos, and jihad literature into Britain, has been sentenced to three and a half years in prison. Nassari, by the way, was head of the Islamic Society at the University of Westminster. A Muslim who tried to smuggle blueprints for home-made rockets into ...

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French FM: Hamas Has Contact with Al Qaeda, and It's Not Our Fault

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Common sense from a French Foreign Minister? What’s this world coming to? Hamas has contacts with al Qaeda - French minister. PARIS, July 18 (Reuters) - Palestinian militant group Hamas has contacts with al Qaeda, French Foreign Minister Bernard Kouchner said on Wednesday, adding that this was not the result of ...

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MediaMythBusters Launches

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A new Wiki has been launched by a group of bloggers to keep track of false and/or blatantly biased reporting from our agenda-driven mainstream media: MediaMythBusters.

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Tuesday, July 17, 2007

Tuesday Overnight Thread

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Here’s an overnight open thread, since every other thread seems to have 500+ comments already...

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Ellison Backpedals Furiously

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He let his guard down, and spoke openly about his feelings. It took the media over a week to notice. And now, the sorta, kinda, almost-like-an-apology apology: Lawmaker admits error in Nazi reference. WASHINGTON - The nation’s first Muslim congressman said Tuesday that he erred in comparing the Bush administration’s response to ...

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CAIR Chairman Parvez Ahmed: Bush Has Islamophobia

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CAIR official Parvez Ahmed says President Bush suffers from the dreaded “Islamophobia:” Bush office is anti-Muslim, group says. CAIR is on a major PR push to counteract the negative impact of being named an unindicted co-conspirator in the Holy Land Foundation Hamas funding trial—and this is what they come up with. ...

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Here Comes LGF 4M

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According to my careful prosthesis, after much super-secret lizardoid calculus, I deduce that comment #4,000,000 will be posted by the person whose ‘reply’ link contains the value ‘c=4003030’. You can see this by clicking the ‘reply’ link on a comment’s top line, then looking at the URL that’s inserted into ...

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Tuesday Afternoon Open

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My cable internet provider, who shall remain nameless, picked this afternoon to have a major connectivity problem for several hours, just as we’re approaching the four millionth comment. I was afraid I wouldn’t get on in time, but it looks like we’re still ~500 away. (Note: I may shut down comments ...

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NIE Report: An Exercise in the Obvious

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I don’t really understand why we need a National Intelligence Estimate to tell us things like this; there’s nothing here that isn’t extremely obvious: Report: Al-Qaida May Use Iraqi Network to Hit Homeland. WASHINGTON - The terrorist network Al-Qaida will likely leverage its contacts and capabilities in Iraq to mount an ...

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Dallas Muslim Women Arrested After Police Standoff

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These are the two women who were caught on more than one occasion apparently casing the Dallas Love Field airport—and there were four “explosive devices” found in their home: Women arrested after police standoff. Kimberly Al-Homsi called 911 about 12:40 a.m. Monday. She said her friend, Aisha Hamad, had threatened her ...

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Galloway Facing Suspension

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George Galloway, the UK’s most infamous panderer to totalitarian causes (Islamism, Baathism, Stalinism, name an ism, he’s for it), is facing suspension from the House of Commons for 18 days over his links to a charity financed by Saddam Hussein: George Galloway ‘should be suspended’. The Commons Standards and Privileges Committee, ...

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Nearly Half of Arrested Jihadis Are Saudi Citizens

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Our allies in Saudi Arabia have been running a scam on us ever since September 11, 2001, claiming that they’ve cracked down on the jihad preachers who spread “deviant” ideas. What they’ve cracked down on is the reporting of those hate sermons; there used to be sources on the web ...

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On the Front Line in the War on Terrorism

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In City Journal, Judith Miller has a long and interesting piece on the police departments of New York and Los Angeles, and their differing approaches to counterterrorism: On the Front Line in the War on Terrorism. On the face of it, the nation’s two biggest metropolitan forces seem to have adopted ...

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Tuesday Morning Open

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Here’s an open thread for a Tuesday morning, as the total number of comments posted at LGF approaches four million. For a short time, I’ve turned off caching of the comment counter in our left sidebar, so that every time you load the front page the counter is updated. This is ...

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Hamas on Trial in Dallas - CAIR Official Refuses to Condemn Hamas

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The government’s largest and most visible effort to prosecute Hamas financiers started yesterday in Dallas, as five former officials of the Holy Land Foundation Islamic “charity” go on trial: Hamas Goes ‘on Trial’ in Texas in Case Over Muslim Charity. “This is Hamas on trial,” a longtime researcher into the American ...

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Monday, July 16, 2007

Religion of Peace Strikes Again in South Thailand

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Eighteen more people injured in the south Thailand jihad: 18 injured in bomb attack in S. Thailand. BANGKOK, July 17 (AP) - (Kyodo)— A bomb exploded Tuesday in southern Thailand, injuring at least 18 people who were investigating an earlier blast, police said. The two bombs were hidden in a motorcycle parked ...

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The Government Welcomes the Proposal

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“The government” has welcomed President Bush’s Middle East proposal. Which government? Hey, I don’t know; I guess it’s the British government, but Agence France Presse doesn’t really say. Government welcomes new Bush peace proposal for Middle East. LONDON (AFP) - The government on Monday welcomed a new proposal by US President George W. ...

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LGF Registration Open (Update - Shut)

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For a limited time... UPDATE at 7/16/07 7:03:45 pm: Limited time has expired.

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Monday Evening Technical Detour

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The Lizard Lounge, our Java-based chat room for registered LGF users, is finally fully integrated with the session management code of the rest of the site. I hear you saying, “Huh?” But this is a Good Thing. It means that if you log in anywhere on the site, you can move ...

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Free The Soldiers Rally in NYC

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Pamela has a photo/video report from the Free the Soldiers Rally in New York City, attended by thousands of people.

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Video: Ellison Compares Bush to Hitler

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Here’s the video of Muslim Congressman Keith Ellison comparing the 9/11 attacks to the Reichstag fire, at LiveLeak: Congressman Keith Ellison Compares Bush To Hitler. (Hat tip: LGF readers.) UPDATE at 7/16/07 2:05:52 pm: It’s taken a week for this story to hit the media. Here’s our first post on it, from last ...

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Daily Kos: O'Reilly's Big Scoop

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Apparently Bill O’Reilly will be featuring the web’s premier “progressive” site, Daily “Screw Them” Kos tonight. Here’s what Daily Kos writer mcjoan has to say about it: Daily Kos: O’Reilly’s Big Scoop. Bill O’Reilly has discovered that sometimes people say stupid things on the Internet. And he’s going to have a ...

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Sanchez Swoons Over Sheehan

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CNN’s Rick Sanchez fawns over Mama Moonbat, announcing her visit to Iraq and commiserating with her about those neocon meanies who insist on seeing something wrong with consorting with the enemy. You’ll want to have finished lunch before you watch this. (Click the picture to go to CNN’s video. Note to CNN: ...

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Monday Open Thread

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Here we see the perennial Monday open thread...

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President Bush Speaking on Middle East

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Here’s an open thread to discuss President Bush’s speech on the Middle East (now under way), in which he is promising another $190 million to the “moderate” terrorists of Fatah.

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Our Friends the Head-Chopping Saudis

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Our friends in the House of Saud are on a decapitation spree this year, with 102 public beheadings so far, including dozens of women. The latest woman to face execution in the Islamic apartheid kingdom is a teenage maid. The imminent execution of a teenage maid in Saudi Arabia drew fierce ...

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The AP's Latest Terrorist Charm Offensive

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It’s another terrorist charm offensive, brought to you by the Associated Press; Snapped Shot collects all the grotesque photos of smiling Al Aqsa Martyrs Brigades members that are appearing on the wires: Humanizing the Unhuman. Palestinian Zakareia Zubaidi, a local leader of Al-Aqsa martyrs brigades, poses for a picture in an ...

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UN 'Peacekeepers' Hit By Bomb in Lebanon

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Hizballah is rearming and planting roadside bombs right under the noses of the clueless, powerless United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon, and today one of the bombs went off: Bomb hits U.N. peacekeepers in Lebanon. BEIRUT, Lebanon AP) — A roadside bomb planted in Lebanon’s coastal south exploded Monday near a ...

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Sunday, July 15, 2007

Sunday Night Open

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Here’s an open thread for the Sunday overnight lizards, with a special note from Geekland: The Ajax news feeds are now being cached in our MySQL database instead of in flat files; we no longer use SimplePie, but a custom-built system based on PEAR’s XML_RSS package. This is a big step ...

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UK Terrorist Attacked in Prison

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Convicted terrorist Dhiren Barot has been attacked in prison—leading to requests for special treatment. This segment from the BBC includes clips from the reconnaissance videos shot by Barot in America. [Video]

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A Small Outage, Signifying Nothing

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We had a little bit of a hamster hiccup; the MySQL DB server shut down and didn’t restart like it was supposed to, following a bit of power maintenance work at Hosting Matters. Everything’s running smoothly again...

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Sunday Open Thread

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Here’s a “just back from a quick ride” open thread...

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Video: Killer Bee Replaces Death Cult Mickey

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In the Al Aqsa TV Show Pioneers of Tomorrow, the degenerate child abusers of Hamas have replaced their evil jihad-spouting Mickey Mouse clone with a new character: Nahoul the Killer Bee, who tells empty-eyed child host Saraa he plans to “take revenge upon the enemies of Allah.” (Courtesy of MEMRI ...

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Religion of Peace Strikes Again in South Thailand

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Two more dead in the south Thailand jihad: Two Muslims killed in southern Thai unrest. YALA, Thailand (AFP) - Two Muslim men were killed Sunday in drive-by shootings in the latest violence in Thailand’s insurgency-hit south, police said. A 45-year-old Islamic religion teacher was shot dead at a morning market early ...

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Marketing Terrorism As 'Peace'

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It’s becoming a disturbing trend. Again we find a clothing store for young people (in this case, Delias.com, for teenage girls) marketing the Palestinian kaffiyeh, symbol of the intifada and decades of violence and terrorism. Urban Outfitters called their kaffiyeh an “anti-war scarf.” Delias.com gives it the Orwellian name: “Peace Scarf.” (Hat tip: ...

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Bin Laden Video Fools AP

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I’m more convinced than ever that Osama bin Laden is no longer consuming oxygen, as another videotape is released by the As Sahab freakazoids: Bin Laden praises martyrdom in new video. CAIRO, Egypt - A new al-Qaida videotape posted Sunday on a militant Web site featured a short, undated clip of ...

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Saturday, July 14, 2007

Zawahiri Behind Red Mosque Bloodbath

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Was the Egyptian physician, Ayman al-Zawahiri, pulling the strings behind the Red Mosque revolt? The Sunday Times says so: Bin Laden’s deputy behind the Red Mosque bloodbath. AL-QAEDA’S leadership secretly directed the Islamic militants whose armed revolt at the Red Mosque in Islamabad ended last week with more than 100 deaths ...

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Saturday Afternoon Technical Update

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The latest changes to announce: 1) The monthly archive pages now show only an excerpt of each post, without images, videos, or any other bandwidth-hungry items, with a link to the individual entry page that contains the full post. Atomization, baby. 2) The LGF Search module now uses a better Javascript calendar ...

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Ted Rall Hates You

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I know, Ted Rall. What’s left to say? He’s not really news any more, except when he excretes something even more disgusting than usual.

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AP Howler of the Day

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Sometimes you see an AP headline and just break out laughing. Gotta hand it to AP writer Dalia Nammari, she’s trying so hard: Abbas installs government of moderates. RAMALLAH, West Bank - President Mahmoud Abbas consolidated his control of the West Bank on Saturday, installing an interim government of moderates to ...

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Audio: CAIR vs. Anti-CAIR

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Here’s an interview by Pamela of Atlas Shrugged with attorney Reed Rubinstein, about the lawsuit filed (and dropped) by CAIR against Andrew Whitehead’s Anti-CAIR web site. [Video]

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Saturday Afternoon Open Thread

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“I was skeptical at first. It seemed like no open thread could possibly do all the things you were claiming. I mean, I’ve tried ’em all, Kos, Huff, you name it. But after only a few comments, I’m hooked! You’ve got a real winner here.” — Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, president, Islamic Republic ...

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Building Global Jihad in Prison

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One of the jihadis jailed recently in Britain for using the internet to incite non-Buddhist terrorist violence has been discovered building a terrorist web site in his jail cell—with a laptop issued by the Prison Service. An al-Qaeda fanatic jailed for inciting murder online was caught making a website urging terror ...

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Telegraph Covers Ellison's Bush=Hitler Statement

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US media have completely given a pass to Congressman Keith Ellison for his outrageous comparison of the 9/11 attacks to the Reichstag fire. You have to read British papers to find out anything more about the incident; here in the US the nanny media have decided we don’t need to ...

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Religion of Peace Strikes in Pakistan

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The Pakistani government’s crackdown on the Red Mosque has enraged the Religion of Peace™, and clerics are now calling for “holy war” against Pervez Musharraf: 24 Troops Die in Pakistan Suicide Attack. Islamic militants launched a deadly suicide attack, detonated a roadside bomb and fired rockets on Saturday as thousands of ...

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Friday, July 13, 2007

France: Hizballah Is Not A Terror Group

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Looks like it’s back to business as usual for France, as the French Foreign Ministry reverses a position taken by Nicolas Sarkozy and releases a statement saying Hizballah is not a terror group. Hizbullah is part of Lebanese politics and must not be regarded as a terror organization, said the French ...

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Teen Vogue: 'A Breezy Global-Chic Scarf'

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With the help of useful Hollywood idiot Kirsten Dunst, Teen Vogue magazine markets the kaffiyeh, symbol of Palestinian terrorism and intifada, as ‘A Breezy Global-Chic Scarf’. (Hat tip: LGF readers.)

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And Now for Some Blues

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Tonight’s shredfest features blues monster Joe Bonamassa. [Video]

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Friday Afternoon Open Thread, with CSS

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Here’s a Friday afternoon open thread, as I try out some new looks for a few of our page elements. Reload the page to refresh the CSS if you want to see it and tell me how gawdawful ugly it is...

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Terror Commander: US Attack Will Dwarf London Bombings

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Shocka! Taliban honcho talking smack at The Blotter: Terror Commander: U.S. Attack Will Dwarf London Bombings. As senior intelligence and law enforcement officials met again today in the White House Situation Room to deal with the “summer terror threat,” a top terror commander said an attack was coming that would dwarf ...

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Peace Activism Meets Al Qaeda Meets BDS

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The Pennsylvania moonbat who tried to connect with Al Qaeda on the internet, in a plot to blow up US oil pipelines, has been convicted: U.S. man convicted of pipeline, energy attack plan. SCRANTON, Pennsylvania (Reuters) - A Pennsylvania man was convicted on Friday of plotting to blow up U.S. oil ...

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CAIR and Hamas: A Live Network Graph

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Using the Semantic Web software at the University of Maryland to investigate terrorism, Aaron Mannes has produced a fascinating and very revealing network graph, showing the web of connections among the leadership of CAIR, the Islamic Association of Palestine, and Hamas: CAIR & Hamas: Implications and an Illustration. This network graph ...

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Friday Open Thread

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The Ajax commenting system is screaming, “Feed me!” so here’s an open thread for a very warm Friday...

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Jihad Family at YouTube (Update: Account Suspended)

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Here’s an update to the story of the YouTube jihadi scumbag whose video gloating over the beheading of Daniel Pearl we featured yesterday; he turns out to be a member of the “Islamic Thinkers Society” in Queens, New York. And here’s the image he uses as the background for his ...

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Ohio Homeland Security Board Appoints Terror Apologist

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Reappointed for a second term to the board of the organization responsible for overseeing homeland security in central Ohio: CAIR-affiliated terror apologist, and supporter of the Islamic Courts Union jihadis in Somalia, Abukar Arman: Columbus’ Hometown Jihad. We recently noted a report that Britain’s security services had been infiltrated by radical ...

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Malaysian Muslims Seething Over Morgan Freeman

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The latest “insult to Islam,” fresh out of Malaysia: Morgan Freeman as God in Evan Almighty: Malaysian Muslims call for ban on movie. KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) - Malaysian Muslims have called for a ban on the blockbuster movie “Evan Almighty,” saying it is offensive to their religion, state media reported Friday. ...

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BBC Refuses to Delete Antisemitic Lies

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The BBC has officially decided that antisemitic lies are acceptable material for the BBC Radio 5 message board; Weasel Zippers has a screenshot. The vile post in question is here, in a thread about the Channel 4 documentary “War on Britain’s Jews” that completely proves the film’s point: War on Britain’s ...

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Danish Muslims Lose Libel Case, Threaten Fatwa

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A Muslim group in Denmark has been trying to use the Danish legal system to shut down criticism of their hate speech and seditious behavior, but the Danish court has refused to knuckle under to their demands: Muslim group loses cartoons libel case in Denmark. COPENHAGEN, July 13 (Reuters) - A ...

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Religion of Peace Strikes Again in Thailand

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Five more slaughtered in the south Thailand jihad, now routinely being labeled a “separatist insurgency” by the morally bankrupt media: Five people killed in Thai south. NARATHIWAT, Thailand (AFP) - Five people have been killed by suspected separatists in the insurgency-hit Thai south, police said Friday. A 47-year-old Muslim man, a deputy ...

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Hama Rules in North Lebanon

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In northern Lebanon, we’re seeing a demonstration of what Thomas Friedman named “Hama Rules,” the only rules that matter in the Middle East—i.e. no rules at all, just the brutal exercise of power: Death toll climbs as camp battle heats up in north Lebanon. And if this were Israel attacking a ...

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Thursday, July 12, 2007

Thursday Overnight Thread

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Here’s an open thread for the lizards of the night...

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YouTube Promotes Evil

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This evil scumbag has been granted “director” status on YouTube: YouTube - Daniel Pearl I Am Happy You Are Dead :) I would say “shame on YouTube,” but by now it’s pretty clear where they stand on issues like this. UPDATE at 7/13/07 8:10:42 am: Correction: several readers emailed to say that YouTube ...

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Thursday Monkey Card Thread

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It’s come to this. My own creation has me on the run. Trying like crazy to keep up with the enormously increased interactivity of our Ajax comment system, I am reduced to playing the monkey card.

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LGF Comments Overdrive

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At the current rate of comment posting, we’re going to break through the Four Million Barrier in about four more days, sometime next Monday evening or Tuesday morning. The Ajax system has had a huge impact on the number of comments posted, and at the same time reduced our bandwidth ...

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Reassuring Notes of the Day

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Here’s a reassuring little note, translated from Egypt’s Al-Masri Al-Yawm by MEMRI, on IAEA efforts to help Egypt expand its nuclear facilities. This is Mohamed ElBaradei’s super-intelligent plan to reduce nuclear proliferation by increasing it, starting with countries in danger of takeover by the Muslim Brotherhood. Egypt Coordinating With IAEA To Advance ...

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VDH: The New York Times Surrenders

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Victor Davis Hanson eviscerates the astonishingly dishonest and craven (even for them) July 8 New York Times editorial on retreat from Iraq: The New York Times Surrenders.

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'More Than Twenty Thousand Missile'

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Remember the United Nations peacekeeping commander who assured us all that Hizballah was definitely not rearming in Lebanon? They must have had these already. A poster that shows Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah with Arabic writing reading: ‘more than twenty thousand missile,’ is seen on a displayed armored vehicle in the southern village ...

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Thursday Afternoon Open

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“This open thread is well worth the time, and a must-have for any serious open-thread follower. It has everything you could possibly need! I have no hesitation whatsoever in recommending it highly to any member of the lizard army.” — Stinky Beaumont, janitorial engineer and hamster wrangler, LGF

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PFLP Leader: 'Arafat Died of AIDS'

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Here’s Ahmad Jibril, Secretary-General of the PFLP General Command, on Hizballah’s Al-Manar TV, publicly admitting the truth about Yasser Arafat’s death for the first time. (Courtesy of MEMRI TV.) [Video] Ahmad Jibril: When Abu Mazen came to Damascus with his team, I asked them: “What happened to the investigation into the death ...

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Hamas' Mysterious US Press Agent

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Brian Hecht of the Investigative Project notes an important detail in a statement from the Washington Post’s ombudsman, in her defense of their decision to run a Hamas editorial: Hamas’ Mystery Media Representative in the US. The Post’s Ombudsman, Deborah Howell, shed some light on the process of how op-eds penned ...

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Nobel Peace Prize Winner: "I Could Kill George Bush"

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Here’s some absolutely classic “progressive” cognitive dissonance mixed with cringing dhimmitude, with a creamy topping of unselfconscious hypocrisy, from Irish Nobel Peace Prize winner Betty Williams—who told the International Women’s Peace Conference in Dallas that she wanted to “kill George Bush.” You know ... peacefully kill him. Nobel Peace Prize winner ...

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Kos Kids vs. Mama Moonbat

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Cindy Sheehan’s decision to run against Nancy Pelosi has fractured her base of moonbat support. She’s been kicked out of the Daily Kos, because she doesn’t meet their Democrat test of purity any more, and now the Kidz are posting rueful farewells to their former icon of absolute moral authority: ...

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Wednesday, July 11, 2007

Wednesday Overnight Thread

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More than 5,000 comments today; I’ve created a monster!

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Badgerphobia Grips Basra

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Giant badgers terrorise Iraqi port city. BASRA, Iraq (AFP) - The Iraqi port city of Basra, already prey to a nasty turf war between rival militia factions, has now been gripped by a new fear — a giant badger stalking the streets by night. Local farmers have caught and killed several of ...

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Coming Up: Blog Fest West

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My friends and fellow bloggers Nina Yablok, Cinnamon Stillwell, and Ed Driscoll are holding an event August 18 in San Francisco that promises to be a winner; here’s an early notice to get on the list: Blog Fest West.

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The Rubber Duck Knows No Frontiers

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When you least expect it, when you’re carefree and footloose and friendly, and all’s right with the world, that’s when you’ll see it. On the horizon. Getting bigger. And bigger. A yellow spot on the horizon slowly approaches the coast. People have gatherd and watch in amazement as a giant yellow ...

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New Film Company's Saudi and Palestinian Backers

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In the New York Post gossip section, Cindy Adams has a disturbing bit of info about the head of Al-Arabiya and some Arafat cronies, in bed with a new US film company and already influencing the movies that get made: Look who’s on studio board. July 11, 2007 — PAY attention: ...

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Libya Upholds Death Sentences, EU Haggles

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Libya has upheld the death sentences for those foreign medics accused of deliberately infecting children with AIDS. TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libya’s Supreme Court upheld death sentences on Wednesday against six foreign medics for infecting Libyan children with HIV, but officials said they could win a reprieve next week. Foreign Minister Mohammed Abdel-Rahman ...

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German Author to Read Rushdie's Book in a Mosque

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One fatwa, coming up: German aims to read Rushdie Satanic Verses in mosque. Cologne, Germany - A maverick German book author said Wednesday he wants to read aloud inside a mosque from The Satanic Verses, the 1988 novel by Salman Rushdie which some Muslims consider blasphemous. Guenter Wallraff, 64, said he ...

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Wednesday Afternoon Open Thread

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Here’s an open thread for a hump day afternoon. And since tech threads always turn into open threads anyway, here’s another bit of info that might be interesting to Javascript geeks. I mentioned that I’ve been working with the jQuery Javascript library to do the ‘slide down’ special effects in our ...

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Bloody Mosque Battle Ends

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With more than 80 people dead, the fighting is finally over at the Red Mosque in Islamabad. ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Commandos cleared the warren-like Red Mosque complex of rebel fighters Wednesday, ending a fierce eight-day siege and street battles that left more than 80 dead, and the government warned it would ...

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Failed London Bombers Sentenced

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No death penalty in Britain, of course, so they were jailed for a minimum of forty years each, the equivalent of life sentences: Four jailed for botched ‘al Qaeda’ London bomb plot. LONDON (Reuters) - A British judge jailed four men for 40 years each on Wednesday for attempting to carry ...

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Giuliani's Foreign Policy Team (Forecast: Extended Seething Expected)

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Rudy Giuliani’s picks for his foreign policy team are surprisingly strong—and with people like Norman Podhoretz and Martin Kramer on it, the team is guaranteed to evoke outrage and seething from leftists and radical Islamic front groups: Rudy Giuliani’s New Foreign Policy Team. Charles Hill is a legendary diplomat with experience ...

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Officer Recommends Dropping Charges Against Haditha Marine

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A hearing officer in the trial of one of the Marines accused of murder in Haditha has recommended that the case be dropped. SAN DIEGO (AP) - The government’s case against a Marine accused of fatally shooting Iraqi civilians in the town of Haditha lacks sufficient evidence to go to a ...

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200 Bomb Vests Captured in Truck from Syria

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Somewhere in Syria, there’s a factory churning out suicide bomb vests: Iraqi official says 200 explosive belts captured in truck crossing from Syria. Iraqi security forces have seized 200 explosive belts in a truck that crossed into Iraq from Syria on Wednesday, Interior Ministry spokesman Maj. Gen. Abdul-Karim Khalaf said. The ...

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Religion of Peace Strikes Again in Algeria

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At least eight dead in a car bombing claimed by the Salafi Group for Preaching and Combat: Algerian car bombing kills 8. ALGIERS, Algeria - A car bombing killed at least eight people at military barracks southeast of the Algerian capital on Wednesday, according to local media. The attack occurred some 50 ...

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Religion of Peace Strikes Again in Philippines

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Fourteen dead at the hands of the Abu Sayyaf jihadis in the Philippines, some of them beheaded: Militants kill 14 Philippine marines, behead 10: military. BASILAN, Philippines (AFP) - Islamic militants killed 14 Philippine marines searching for a kidnapped Italian priest during a major gunbattle, and later beheaded 10 of them, ...

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Religion of Peace Strikes Again in Restive Thailand

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Four more dead in the south Thailand jihad: Four killed as Thai PM visits troubled south. The media seem to have decided to label the killers as “separatists” now. NARATHIWAT, Thailand (AFP) - Suspected separatists shot dead four people including a government official in Thailand’s restive south, police said Wednesday, as the ...

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USA Today: Another Mouthpiece for CAIR

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Unsurprisingly, the mainstream media continue to give the Saudi-funded Council on American Islamic Relations outlets for their propaganda, still describing them as “America’s largest Muslim civil liberties group” (even though their true membership is minuscule), and still failing to inform readers of CAIR’s extensive connections to radical Islam or their ...

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Tuesday, July 10, 2007

Overnight Open Thread Smells Like Ajax

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The new Ajax comment system is working so well that the number of comments per day has increased dramatically; it’s more than doubled, in fact. With the Ajax code, it’s easy to continue discussions even when the thread gets very long, since it doesn’t require a page reload any more ...

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Zawahiri Threatens Britain

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The Egyptian physician is getting frisky again, with another video threatening Britain over the knighthood of Salman Rushdie. In his second statement this week, al Qaeda top deputy Ayman al-Zawahri is threatening more attacks in the United Kingdom. Al Zawahri acknowledges Tony Blair has left office, and he addresses the United ...

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Antisemitism Goes Web 2.0

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Popular Web 2.0 “mash-up” site YTMND.com advertises itself like this: YTMND is a site created for the purpose of furthering the creativity of its users. It stems from an idea that, using sound, and image, and some text, the users can convey a point, funny, political, or otherwise, to the general ...

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The Blotter: US Al Qaeda Cell

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ABC News seems to be using The Blotter (their “blog”) as a dumping ground for stories that they don’t want to put on their main web site. Tonight they have a scary report that an Al Qaeda cell is either in the US already or on the way. Senior U.S. intelligence ...

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Tuesday Evening Open Ajax Thread

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An open thread for a warm Tuesday at dusk, and another in a seemingly endless series of technical updates, as I implore our gentle readers yet again to use their browser’s ‘reload’ (or as IE calls it, ‘refresh’) button and refresh the page. The Javascript and PHP code that drives ...

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Libyan AIDS Case Charades

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Libya continues their bizarre charade, in the case of the foreign medics “convicted” of deliberately infecting Libyan children with AIDS; the good news is that the Gadafi thugs seem to be backing down on the threat to execute the medics, and are now engaged in some face-saving maneuvers: Deal struck ...

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Video: The War on Britain's Jews

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Here’s an excellent, deeply troubling documentary on the rise of a new antisemitism in Britain, from UK Channel 4, in six parts. Only the first part is here on the front page; click ‘read the rest...’ at the bottom of this post to see the others. Part 1: [Video]

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Tuesday Afternoon Ajax Update Open

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Here’s an open thread, and a technical update: the animated sliding effect on our comment preview function is back. It turns out the jQuery developers were aware of the bug with older versions of Safari and had already found the fix. Downloading the nightly build fixed the problem. So to make ...

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What the Hell is Wrong with the Los Angeles Times?

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Los Angeles’ relentlessly left-wing newspaper bottoms out, joining the New York Times and the Washington Post in publishing the propaganda of genocidal terrorists as if it were legitimate “opinion,” in an op-ed from Mousa Abu Marzook—described by the LA Times as “the deputy of the political bureau of Hamas, the ...

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Update on July 4th Airman Shooting

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We have an update on Senior Airman Jonathan Schrieken, shot on July 4th by a suicidal young moonbat who wanted to make a “statement:” Schrieken is recovering, thankfully. And for some reason, authorities and media are doing their best to downplay and cover up the shooter’s motivation. A Reynoldsburg High School alumnus ...

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Religion of Peace Fights Bloody Battle in Pakistan

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The head fanatic of the Red Mosque in Islamabad has been killed in an assault on the compound by Pakistani special forces: Chief siege cleric killed as rebel mosque falls. The chief cleric of the radical Red Mosque in Islamabad has been killed after Pakistani special forces launched a bloody assault ...

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Another Use for the All-Purpose Burqa

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A British Muslim woman found yet another use for the amazingly versatile radical Islamic badge of oppression, the burqa, by using it to disguise her contempt for the infidels’ legal system: Murder juror ‘listened to music under hijab’. A juror could face an unlimited jail sentence after she was arrested for ...

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Monday, July 09, 2007

Ron Paul Holding Steady at 0%

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The barking moonbats’ favorite candidate Ron Paul scores a big round goose egg in the latest USA TODAY/Gallup Poll: USAT/Gallup Poll: Steady leads for Giuliani & Clinton. Giuliani has the support of 30% of “Republicans and Republican leaners,” vs. 28% a month ago; Thompson comes in with 20%, vs. 19% in ...

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Monday Evening Ajax Update Open

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Here’s an open thread for a warm Monday evening (warm where I am, anyway). Again I must urge you, gentle reader, to use your browser’s ‘reload’ button, because our Ajax code has changed a bit and you won’t be running the latest, greatest version if you don’t ... reload. The newest addition ...

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YouTube Promotes JihadTV

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The media arm of the Muslim Brotherhood, Al Jazeera, is now being heavily promoted to the youth of America in a slick, sanitized English version on YouTube.com.

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ElBaradei Fiddles While Iran Tunnels

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On the same day that blind, toothless IAEA nuclear watchdog Mohamed ElBaradei glibly announces that Iran’s progress toward nuclear weapons is slowing, we learn about satellite photos showing Iran is tunneling into a mountain near the Natanz uranium enrichment facility. WASHINGTON (AFP) - Commercial satellite imagery indicates Iran is tunneling into ...

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Video: The Failed London Bomber Convictions

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Here’s another KasperKlip from UK TV, recapping the story of Yassin Omar, Hussein Osman, and Ramzi Mohammed, convicted today of attempting to commit mass murder in London. Investigators remain puzzled at what might have linked these disenfranchised youths. [Video]

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Monday Open Thread

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It’s the dreaded open thread, Fred...

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The Jihad Will Be Photoshopped

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The jihadis and/or their Western enablers are getting more creative with their propaganda; photoshopped images of American movie posters have begun appearing on jihad web sites (with instructions on distributing them to Western sites), featuring images of wounded and dead US soldiers and armies of holy warriors: Iraq’s Horror Movie ...

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Turkey Massing Troops on Iraqi Border

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Here’s an ominous note that makes perfect sense as the United States appears to be on the brink of a complete surrender and retreat from Iraq, cheered on by the largest mainstream newspapers. Clearly, Turkey is preparing for that eventuality and the genocidal chaos that will ensue, by amassing an ...

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Is Keith Ellison a Truther?

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Speaking to an audience of atheists and 9/11 conspiracy nuts, Muslim Congressman Keith Ellison compared the 9/11 terror attacks to the Reichstag fire, in a talking point straight out of the Troofer “movement:” Atheists applaud Ellison’s views on Cheney, Libby, 9/11. We now have a sitting Congressman openly making “Bush=Hitler” comparisons. And ...

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Mama Moonbat Won't Go Away

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I don’t even want to write about this moron any more, but imagine my surprise that Cindy Sheehan’s dramatic departure from the extreme left anti-war movement and the Democratic Party was another lie: Sheehan threatens to run against Pelosi. The mainstream media are fawning over her again.

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Failed 2005 London Bombers Convicted

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The number of Islamic terror plots discovered in Britain is amazing; there seems to be another every month. And after each one the left wing questions the timing, blames the victims, makes excuses, and denies reality. The more terror plots discovered, the more they scoff. Today the jihadis who tried to ...

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Sunday, July 08, 2007

Brainwashed Children in the Red Mosque

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In their standoff with the Pakistani government, the depraved holy warriors of the Red Mosque in Islamabad have surrounded themselves with children: Brainwashed children plead to die as martyrs in Red Mosque siege. SAIMA KHAN wants to die a martyr. Life is transient, she told her father in a telephone call ...

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LGF Registration Open (Update - Shut)

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Our registration system is now open for a limited engagement... UPDATE at 7/8/07 7:05:50 pm: The limited engagement has concluded...

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LGF Technical Detour: Ajax Comments Running

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We had a very good shakeout test for the new system over the past couple of days; releasing it Friday caused a pretty remarkable surge of comments (over 7,000), setting an all-time record even though most of them were just in open threads. That stress test revealed a synchronization problem that ...

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Sunday Afternoon Thread

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Again, I remind everyone that if you see any unusual displays when you click the ‘new comments’ button (e.g., repeated posts, or the word ‘undefined’), your browser is probably running an outdated version of the Javascript code. Some of you may need to do more than simply reload the page ...

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The Meaning of the Chimpeachment Poll

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Lefty blogs are buzzing like foul-mouthed bees over the poll showing nearly 50% in favor of impeaching President Bush. Without getting into the possible bias in the questions and methodology, what this poll really shows is not that Bush is about to be impeached. It shows a rather disturbing amount of ...

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Hizb Ut-Tahrir and the Denial of the Day

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The Telegraph reveals a possible connection between the London/Glasgow terrorists and the sinister Hizb ut-Tahrir organization in Cambridge: Islamic charity linked to car bomb suspect. It is an innocent looking semi-detached property in the university city of Cambridge from where an Islamic charity, dedicated to peace and interfaith friendship, operates. The ...

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Death Cult Kids' TV

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They may have killed off their evil clone of Mickey Mouse by having a Zionist beat the rat to death, but Hamas TV is still pumping out hate messages to Palestinian children. It’s in the Koran. (From Palestinian Media Watch.) [Video]

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Sunday Morning Open

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The first stage of the Tour de France is under way, in the beautiful green English countryside, and here’s a Sunday morning open thread. Oh, and an important! note: please use your browser’s ‘reload’ button now. The Javascript code that manages our Ajax comment system has changed again and reloading the ...

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Deranged Moonbat Shoots Airman on Fourth of July

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LGF reader ciaospirit relates an awful story of a suicidal anti-military leftist who made a statement on the Fourth of July by shooting an airman from McGuire Air Force Base in New Jersey: Hey, Lizards, prayer time. My son’s best friend, Jon, who’s in the Air Force stationed in New Jersey ...

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Israel on Fast Track to Appeasement

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The madness is going ahead, as Ehud Olmert issues another hallucinatory statement about “strengthening the moderates:” Israeli Cabinet OKs prisoner release. JERUSALEM - The Israeli Cabinet on Sunday approved the release of 250 Palestinian prisoners, officials said, in the government’s latest gesture of support for moderate Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in ...

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Saturday, July 07, 2007

UK Muslims: Perception vs. Reality

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We all know that Muslims in the UK feel persecuted. They tell us so, frequently. But The Telegraph looks at the evidence and comes to a different conclusion. The arrest of Middle Eastern medics in connection with the car bombings raises questions about the profile of terrorist suspects and who should ...

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Anti-Israel Islamopop in Hamburg

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We now have positive proof that Islamism not only destroys the soul, it also makes you write really crappy polemical songs. Here’s Cat Stevens, billed as ‘Yusuf’ to avoid the scary I word, at the Hamburg Live Earth concert, with a very thinly veiled anti-Israel ditty: Yusuf (Cat Stevens) - ...

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Open Thread of the Hour

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Thanks for putting up with all these open threads, while we take the new commenting system for a joyride and flush out the bugs from their hidey holes. It’s been a big help to get all of those comments at once; exposed a couple of bugs that could have lain ...

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The Price of a BBC Reporter

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The MEMRI Blog translates a report from a Palestinian source that says Hamas paid off Alan Johnston’s kidnappers with $5 million and a million bullets. Sources close to Jaysh Al-Islam have revealed that the organization received $5 million and a million Kalashnikov rifle bullets in a deal for the release of ...

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Saturday Morning Open

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An open thread just to soak up any excess verbiage (and uh, continue testing our Ajax comment system)...

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Massive Muslim Anti-Terror Rally in Scotland

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Well, “massive” might not be exactly the right word. A boy draped in Scotland’s national flag (L) holds a placard during a ‘Scotland United Against Terror’ demonstration at George Square in Glasgow, Scotland July 7, 2007. The peaceful demonstration was organised by Muslim groups in Scotland after the recent attacks in ...

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Video: Ex-Islamists in Britain

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Here’s another video clip from UK television via Kasper, about the few ex-Islamists who have renounced their radical ideology; includes an interview with the leader of the virulently antisemitic hate group MPACUK, who attacks the ex-radicals as “neocons:” [Video]

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Open Antisemitism at The Politico

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The antisemitic wing of the left is increasingly coming out into the open; here’s an absolutely appalling thread at center-left blog/news site The Politico: The Real Cost of US Support for Israel. One person tries to defend Israel from a barrage of deceptive propaganda and is asked, “Are you a Jew?” (Hat ...

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Tour De France Prologue

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The Tour de France starts today with a time trial prologue in London, and here’s Velonews’ live coverage: 2007 Tour de France Live Race Coverage. I don’t really have any particular favorite this year. If it gets to the end without a drug scandal, I’ll be happy.

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Ajax Overdrive Open Thread 10

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Here’s our first Saturday open thread for LGF readers to play with our new Ajax-driven commenting system. Today I’m trying a different SQL query to get the new comments, which should fix the incorrect post numbering and duplicate posts some of you have noticed, so have at it...

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The Global Warming - Radical Islam Convergence

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One of the London car bomb suspects told relatives he was working on a top-secret project related to global warming. A CAR bomb plot suspect allegedly asked his family to pray for him just hours before crashing a burning Jeep into the front of Glasgow airport. Engineer Kafeel Ahmed, 28, told relatives ...

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Britain's Enormous Problem

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Here’s the jawdropper of the morning, as ThisIsLondon reveals that radical Muslims have infiltrated British police forces—but the police cannot legally fire them. Up to eight police officers and civilian staff are suspected of links to extremist groups including Al Qaeda. Some are even believed to have attended terror training camps in ...

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Friday, July 06, 2007

Ajax Overdrive Open Thread 9

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Here’s one more overnight open thread, as we shatter all previous records for number of comments in one day... Note: yes, I know there are some glitches in the comment numbering. It’s a tricky issue, but a solution is in the planning stages. In the meantime, just ignore any wrongly-numbered comments; ...

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Ajax Overdrive Open Thread 8

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I think I’ve created a monster. More than 6,000 comments in one day and no sign of slowing down yet...

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Ajax Overdrive Open Thread 7

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We just crossed a boundary that has rarely been seen at Little Green Footballs: 5,000 comments in a day, with five hours left to go. 5,001 comments as I write.

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Ajax Overdrive Open Thread 6

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Hard to believe, huh? But there it is, another open thread. We go months without ’em, then suddenly 7 or 8 in one day. I got a testing jones.

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Ajax Overdrive Open Thread 5

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Our apologies for the barrage of open threads, but you know how it is when you gotta test something...

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Ajax Overdrive Open Thread 4

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Yes, another thread to test yet another thing...

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Ajax Overdrive Open Thread 3

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Another open thread to test something...

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Ajax Overdrive Open Thread 2

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The LGF commenting system now feels almost like a chat room; the post announcing the new Ajax feature has nearly 1,000 comments in less than 3 hours, and the second open thread is nearing 500 as I write. So here’s another open thread while we shake out the bugs and ...

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Ajax Overdrive Open Thread

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I don’t believe how fast the commenting system is working now. Here’s another open thread to play in, since the last one already has over 700 comments...

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LGF Comments Ajax Overdrive V1.0

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It’s time to put the pedal to the metal, lizards. Our commenting system will now switch into overdrive. Reload your LGF page now. You’ll need to refresh in order to get all the Javascript modules correctly loaded. Then get ready to experience a new type of blog commenting. This has been where ...

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Friday Afternoon Open Thread

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An open thread as I spin in my hamster wheel, nearing completion on the fully Ajax-enabled comment posting system.

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Video: Glasgow Airport Jihad Doctor Arrests

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Here’s a clip from the BBC with new footage of the Glasgow Airport attackers being arrested: [Video]

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Michael Yon: The Atrocity at Al Hamari

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Michael Yon has a horrifying story of radical Islamic depravity, ignored by a Western media that focuses exclusively on Western transgressions: Baqubah Update: 05 July 2007. Since my reporting of the massacre at the al Hamari village, many readers at home have asked how anyone can know that al Qaeda actually ...

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What's In a Name?

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From Cox & Forkum Editorial Cartoons.

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July 4th in San Francisco

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It’s not just a cliché—an awful lot of people in San Francisco really do hate their own country. And I mean, hate. Zombie serves up more proof, in a photo essay about an art exhibition for Independence Day: Anti-American July 4th. It’s the kind of exhibition where Communist mass murderers get ...

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UK Terror Suspects Wanted to Come to US

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Two of the suspects in the London car bomb attacks were trying to get into the United States. LONDON - The FBI confirmed Friday that two suspects in the failed car bombings in Britain had contacted a clearinghouse for foreign doctors about working in the United States, and British officials probed ...

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West: Call It Like It Is

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Here’s Diana West on the suicidal blindness of Western elites: Call it like it is. Q: Who is winning the really important war of ideas — the one between the West and itself? A: Not the side that understands jihad as a foundational Islamic institution. This is nothing new. From September 11 ...

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Thursday, July 05, 2007

Iowahawk: Look Out For People Doing Things

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British officials have announced new warnings tonight, via Iowahawk: Look Out For People Doing Things. London - British public safety officials today increased the national alert level to “Quite Elevated Indeed” — the highest category possible — and appealed to UK citizens to “keep a sharp lookout for diverse people engaged ...

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Terror-spooked EU: 'Don't Say Muslims'

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Gordon Brown’s ludicrous refusal to speak the truth about Britain’s enemies is a direct result of the European Union’s craven policy of preemptive appeasement: Terror-spooked EU: ‘Don’t say Muslims’. Gordon Brown’s ban on the word “Muslim” in relation to terrorism can be blamed on the EU. The prime minister has told Cabinet ...

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July 5 Registration Window

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Psst. Those rabid flying lizard-monkeys from the dark side have opened registration. Don’t tell anyone. UPDATE at 7/5/07 5:54:20 pm: The window has closed. I hope any trolls among these hatchlings realize by now that they’re being watched.

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Emerson: The White House, CAIR and the OIC

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This is not unexpected, but still horrible news; another entry in the “What the Hell is Wrong with the Bush Administration?” series. Steve Emerson (who has better connections with law enforcement and officials than you or I) is appalled at suggestions that a US envoy to the Organization of the ...

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Thursday Afternoon Open

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An open thread for an Ajax-driven afternoon...

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Video: Web Jihad in Britain

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Here’s another interesting clip from UK TV from LGF operative Kasper, on the internet jihadis convicted under Britain’s terrorism act: [Video]

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LGF Ajax Comment Preview

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We have a very cool enhancement to announce: our comment preview feature, that lets you see what a comment will look like with all your formatting before you post it, is now driven by Ajax. For years, when you clicked the ‘preview’ button, you were taken to a separate page. Now, ...

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French Cabinet Minister is a Troofer

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LGF reader csk emails about a story that hasn’t hit the English media yet, as a member of French President Nicolas Sarkozy’s cabinet is revealed as a Troofer: Italy’s leading newspaper Corriere della Sera discloses today on its website that Christine Boutin, a French politician who is a member of Sarkozy’s ...

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The Global Warming - Radical Islam Convergence

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At the Hamburg venue of Al Gore’s global warming advertisement, Live Earth, one of the featured performers (added at the last minute to boost weak ticket sales) is popstar turned radical Islamist Cat Stevens, aka Yusuf Islam, aka Yusuf. In Hamburg, where hip-shaking Colombian sensation Shakira, British songstress Katie Melua and ...

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Rage Boy: The Interview

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The wire services’ favorite raging Islamist protester is the subject of an interview by Agence France Presse today, and they would like us to know that it’s no act: Muslim ‘Rage Boy’ says he’s really angry. If you didn’t believe blogs are affecting mainstream news coverage, here’s the proof. Shakeel Bhat, 31, ...

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Wednesday, July 04, 2007

Wednesday Night Open

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Here’s an overnight Fourth of July open thread. Long may she wave.

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LGF Reply Feature Enhancements, Part Deux

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When you’re logged in to your LGF account, you’ll now see two little blue links in the top bar of each comment, labeled ‘reply’ and ‘quote’. Here’s what they do: Reply - inserts the number and author of the comment into the posting form, to quickly reply to something you don’t ...

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Technical Institute of Jihad in Thailand

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Thai officials have arrested seven men they describe as bomb-making specialists, trained at a “technical college” in jihad-torn southern Thailand: 7 suspected insurgents arrested in Thai south were bomb making expects. BANGKOK, Thailand - The Thai army on Wednesday identified seven Muslim men arrested early this week as top bomb-making ...

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Another Jihad Doctor with a Video

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There’s another video from the Egyptian physician, Ayman al-Zawahiri, but it sounds like nothing new; Dr. Rusty has details: The Jawa Report: New Zawahiri Video Released: ‘The Advice of One Concerned’.

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Video: Hizb Ut Tahrir in Britain

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A BBC show called “Politics of Terror” focuses on Hizb ut Tahrir and their infiltration into British schools and institutions. [Video]

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Spiegel: The Rise of the Muslim Brotherhood

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Spiegel Online has a general introduction to the goals and activities of the archetypal Islamist infiltration group, the Muslim Brotherhood—as neo-pseudo-realist members of our own government promote the foolhardy idea of “engaging” them: Dancing with the Devil: Charting the Rise of the Muslim Brotherhood. The average member of the Muslim Brotherhood ...

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'Full Force Right in the Balls'

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Glasgow taxi driver Alex McIlveen is one of the real heroes of that attack; reading his account, you have to wonder if the doctors of death were hopped up on some kind of jihad juice. He said: “I noticed a 4x4 sitting in the middle of the road. Then, as my ...

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Cal Thomas Defends Anti-Islamist Comments

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Breitbart TV has an audio interview with Cal Thomas about his latest encounter with the Islamic advocacy groups: Columnist Defends Anti-Islamist Comments: ‘I’m Going to Keep Pointing It Out Until They Blow Me Up’ ... (Hat tip: Age of Hooper (The).)

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The Red Mosque Burqa Rumble

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Here’s the leader of the Red Mosque in Islamabad, caught in a burqa trying to sneak out with the women. Think it was the beard? Yesterday some imaginative gentlemen in Sarajevo found yet another use for the incredibly versatile garment: Men disguised as Muslim women rob bank. SARAJEVO (Reuters) - Two armed ...

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UK Muslim Leader Flip-Flop

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Dr Muhammad Abdul Bari, head of Britain’s largest “mainstream” Islamic advocacy group, said all the right things in his statement today: British Muslim leader in call to support the police. And with only the teeniest little hint of a threat. His PR people must be working with him. A BRITISH Muslim leader ...

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Jihad Watch Blocked?

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Someone is apparently playing political blocking games with corporate content filtering systems again; this time Jihad Watch is the target: Jihad Watch banning update.

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Media Puzzled By UK Terror Plot

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The Toronto Star is completely unable to identify a common thread among the broad strata of the UK terror suspects: U.K. doctor plot thickens. Subtitled: “All 8 detainess [sic] have ties to health service, but genesis of terror scheme still eludes investigators.” LONDON–Were they sent to Britain with malicious intent, or did ...

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Multi-Use Burqa Demonstrates Versatility

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The burqa is the all-purpose Islamic garment. It keeps the women in their place (and hides the bruises), it makes a political statement, and it’s a great disguise for the men when they need to escape. The leader of a radical mosque besieged by Pakistani security forces in Islamabad, has been ...

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'Those Who Cure You Will Kill You'

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The Islamists may be against modernity and innovation in most areas, but they’re very creative when it comes to depravity: ‘Those who cure you will kill you’. An al-Qaeda leader in Iraq boasted before last week’s failed bombings in London and Glasgow that his group was planning to attack British targets ...

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Tuesday, July 03, 2007

Our Friends the Saudis Send Jihadis to Lebanon

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Twenty-three of the jihadis killed by the Lebanese army in that Palestinian “refugee camp” were from Saudi Arabia. Riyadh, Asharq Al-Awsat- Secretary-General of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) factions and head of Fatah Movement in Lebanon, Brigadier General Sultan Abul Ainain, informed Asharq Al-Awsat that 23 Saudi members of Fatah al ...

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Video: BBC Reporter Freed

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[Video] It’s going to be very interesting to see what Mr. Johnston has to say about his kidnapping. (Hat tip: Flying Dutchman.)

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Iowahawk Jihad Doctor Scoop

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I don’t know how he does it, but Iowahawk has scooped the mainstream media again, with the first guest post from the jihad doctor, Khalid Ahmed, MD: Well, That Didn’t Work Out So Great. Iowahawk Guest Commentary By Khalid Ahmed, MD Board Certified Gastroenterologist and former Jihad Associate, al Qaeda UK Ever have “one ...

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Breaking: BBC Reporter Released?

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The news comes from Hamas, so the grain of salt rule applies. GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Hamas TV says kidnapped British reporter has been released.

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Tuesday Open

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Here’s an open thread for a Tuesday afternoon...

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Get Ready for the Next Wave of E-Jihad

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The electronic jihadis are distributing malicious toolkits that make it so easy to attack web sites even a holy warrior can do it, with a slick admin program that uses virus-compromised ‘zombie’ computers: ‘Electronic Jihad’ App Offers Cyberterrorism For The Masses. The “Electronic Jihad Program” is part of the long-term vision ...

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Stuck Mojo: I'm American

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Here’s a great new video from metal-rap band Stuck Mojo, “I’m American.” Right in time for the Fourth! [Video] Stuck Mojo was thrust into the national spotlight earlier this year when the “Open Season” video caught the attention of the blogosphere. Not only was it unusual to see a hard rock band ...

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LGF Reply Feature Enhancement

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To make things quicker for you and less bandwidth-intensive for us, if you click the ‘Reply’ link below a comment, a link to that comment will be inserted into the posting form at the bottom of the page—but now the link will open a new window that displays only that ...

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Phillips and Littlejohn on the UK Terror Attacks

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A good piece in the Daily Mail by Richard Littlejohn: The car bomb you are calling may be switched off - please try later! It’s best not to dwell on the enormity of what has led us here. In yesterday’s Mail, Melanie Phillips summarised superbly not just the deranged evil of ...

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RoP Clashes with Pakistani Government

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The fanatics of the infamous Red Mosque in Islamabad are fighting in the streets with Pakistani troops; at least 12 are dead so far. ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, July 3 — A long-simmering standoff between the government and a radical mosque in the heart of the Pakistani capital exploded into a vicious street ...

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UK Terror: Arrests in Blackburn

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How dumb would a British jihadi have to be to order a large shipment of gas canisters now? ’Gas Canister’ Pair Held In Terror Probe. Two men have been arrested on suspicion of terror offences after they apparently tried to collect a delivery of large gas canisters at an industrial estate ...

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Gordon Brown: Don't Say Terrorists Are Muslims

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If you were hoping that British elites might be shocked into a state of awareness by the Islamic terror attacks, you’re going to be sorely disappointed. Because new prime minister Gordon Brown thinks the best way to approach the subject is to crack down on speech and refuse to acknowledge reality: ...

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Monday, July 02, 2007

Monday Night Open

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Here’s an open thread for a Monday evening, with finger picking by Craig D’Andrea: [Video]

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LGF Creeping Feature-itis Watch

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The new feature tonight is visible if you are logged in to post comments; at the bottom right of each comment is a ‘reply’ link that takes the comment number and author name and automagically inserts them into the comment posting form (at the current cursor position), to make it ...

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Breaking: British Terror Suspect Arrested in Australia

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Got one in Brisbane: BRISBANE, Australia (AP) - An Australian television network reports that a suspect wanted in the British terrorism plot has been arrested in the eastern city of Brisbane. (Hat tip: Thanos.) UPDATE at 7/2/07 5:35:27 pm: He’s a doctor, of course. Aussie doctor held over terror plot. A MAN arrested at ...

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Five Jihad Doctors!

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The total number of doctors involved in the UK terror attacks is now FIVE. Five doctors are now being held in connection with the recent attempted terror attacks - one is an Iraqi doctor who trained in Baghdad. Sky sources named him as Iraqi Bilal Abdulla - he was left relatively unscathed ...

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Ummah.com: How to Handle the Kuffar's Demands

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At the ummah.com discussion forum in Britain, a member asks a plaintive question: Shouldnt the muslim community of UK protest the recent terror attacks? And then the jihadis wrangle over the right way to spin the politics of mass murder. Abandoned-Mind Shackled Thoughts Join Date: Jun 2007 Posts: 363 Reputation: points: 674 / Rep Power: ...

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Breaking: Libby's Sentence Commuted

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Just announced on Fox News: President Bush is going to commute “Scooter” Libby’s prison sentence “within minutes”...

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Video: Blair on Islamic Terrorism

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In a clip from an interview filmed during his last 100 days in office, Tony Blair talks about the terror threat in Britain, with an archetypal hand-wringing liberal reporter. [Video]

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'If Following the Way of the Prophet is Called Radical...'

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Names are being named in Australia, in the wake of the attacks in the UK, and the realization that there’s a serious problem with militant Islam down under as well: Hardline Muslim clerics in Australia named. A NUMBER of Australian Muslim clerics have been identified as key hardliners who are preaching ...

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Another Jihad Doctor (Update - Video Added)

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Wow. We now have three doctors under suspicion for the terror attacks in the UK and Scotland. LONDON, England (CNN) — Investigators are focusing on at least three doctors believed to have played a role in the attempted terror attacks in London and Glasgow last week, sources said Monday. Iraqi doctor Bilal ...

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Video: Mechanical Monsters Attack Fighter Jet

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Gigantic pinching claws, ripping apart an F-14 fighter jet. What’s not to like? “There were things getting to the bad guys, so to speak,” said Tim Shocklee, founder and executive vice president of TRI-Rinse Inc. in St. Louis. “And one of the ways to make sure that no one will ever ...

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Sudden Jihad in Jacksonville?

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It could be sudden jihad syndrome—or maybe just a lunatic whose inner voices got excited by the UK attacks: Bomb threat disrupts city core. An area of about 12 square blocks in downtown Jacksonville was cordoned off by police Sunday after they arrested a man who they said had made a ...

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British Islamic Association Leader Blames Salman Rushdie for Terror Attacks

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Iran’s Alalam News interviews the head of the “Britain Islamic Association” (a group I’m not familiar with, and couldn’t find on the web), who denies Muslims were involved in the terror attacks of the past few days, whines that they’re going to be unfairly targeted, then says that if Muslims ...

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Religion of Peace Strikes in Yemen

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A car bomb attack on a tourist convoy has killed six Spanish citizens and one Yemeni: Six Spaniards, Yemeni killed in Yemen blast. SANAA (AFP) - Six Spanish tourists and a Yemeni driver were killed and seven other tourists wounded when a blast hit their convoy at a Yemeni historical site ...

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Hizballah in Iraq

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It should come as no surprise that Hizballah is involved in the mass murder taking place on a daily basis in Iraq; they’re one of Iran’s militant Islamic proxies, and mass murder is what they do. But now there’s proof: Officials: Hezbollah agent played deaf before confessing. BAGHDAD, Iraq (CNN) — ...

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Robot Attack Open Thread

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LGF was lousy with web bots this morning, using “zombie” machines compromised by viruses, crawling around the site like crazy, probably looking for email addresses to add to spam lists. They’re not finding any, of course, but they’re running up our bandwidth for no reason, so Stinky Beaumont and I ...

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Sunday, July 01, 2007

Jihad Crackdown in Thailand?

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Thai army detains 50 in raid on Muslim village. BANGKOK: Thai security forces raided a village in the rebellious Muslim south yesterday and detained 50 men with bomb-making material, an army spokesman said. The detainees were taken for questioning to an army camp in Narathiwat, one of three provinces where more than ...

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Reformed Al Muhajiroun Member: 'Muslims Must Renounce Terror'

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If Hassan Butt (a former member of British hardcore Islamic supremacist group Al Muhajiroun) is sincere about the things he’s writing, he’ll forgive me if I don’t entirely believe him. But his piece for the Guardian is worth a read; decide for yourself whether he’s on the level: My plea ...

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State Has A Brand New Idea

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Oh yeah. This will work. US wants to train Fatah in West Bank. US State Department officials, looking to shift US Security Coordinator Lt.-Gen. Keith Dayton’s work with Palestinian forces to the West Bank, have begun holding discussions with Congressional staff on how to restructure an $86 million funding program previously ...

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UK Jihad Doctors

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Maybe we can finally cross “poverty” off the list of root causes. Sky Crime Reporter Martin Brunt said two of the men arrested, one at Glasgow airport and one on the M6, are believed to be hospital doctors working in the UK. He said: “This is very far removed from the picture ...

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Daily Kos Kid Gives Shout Out to Idiots

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Whenever a Kos Kid titles a post “Hey Idiots...” you can be sure you’re about to read something mind-bogglingly stupid: Daily Kos: Hey idiots: the terror attacks prove OUR point, not yours. If you don’t want to risk losing hair or IQ points by subjecting your brain to this tripe, here’s ...

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LGF Ajax Enhancement of the Day

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No, the comment posting module isn’t quite ready yet, but there is one nice shiny new Ajax-driven feature today. When you click the “new comments” button at the bottom of any comment thread, in addition to showing you any new comments it will also update the main entry at the ...

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Latest on UK Terror Plots

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Five non-Buddhists have now been arrested in the UK in connection with the terror attacks of the past few days: British police arrest five after car bomb attacks. GLASGOW (Reuters) - British police arrested a fifth person on Sunday after a fuel-filled jeep was rammed into Scotland’s busiest airport in what ...

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Israeli Insanity Watch

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The madness is going ahead. How many will die as a direct result of granting this enormous windfall to the terrorists of Fatah and the PLO and the Al Aqsa Martyrs Brigades? Israel begins transferring tax funds to Abbas. JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel said on Sunday it had begun transferring to ...

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Death Cult Mickey Beatdown

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Beaten to death by the evil Zionists because he wouldn’t sell his grandfather’s land, it’s the swan song of Hamas’ Death Cult Mickey Mouse. He wore his gloves backwards right to the bitter end. (Courtesy of MEMRI TV.) [Video]

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Saturday, June 30, 2007

And Now for Some Finger Picking

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Don Ross is one of the most accomplished finger-style guitarists on the neo-acoustic scene, with a propulsive rhythmic sense and a lyrical melodic gift. This one is called Elevation Music, available on the record [Amazon Link]. [Video]

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