The phenomenon that is Pallywood was discovered by Richard Landes after he gained access to the France 2 studios and was exposed to raw footage or “rushes” from the Palestinian territories. His 2006 documentary blew the lid off of a despicable strategy used by Palestinians. That strategy involves staging scenes for news cameras in which […]
A mere hours after President Barack Obama defended Susan Rice in response to a question about Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham pledging to block her nomination as Secretary of State, Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC) played the race card. We predicted that this very thing would happen. Rice, the United States ambassador to the United […]
As Palestinian militants continue to launch rockets indiscriminately into civilian areas inside Israel, the response from the IDF is precision strikes, one of which killed Hamas Military commander Ahmed al-Jabari. Nonetheless, the New York Times decided to call Israel’s attacks “ferocious” while referring to what prompted them as merely “persistent”: Israel on Wednesday launched the […]
Before former CIA Director David Petraeus lays his head down to sleep on the eve of his closed-door testimony in front of members of the House and Senate Intelligence Committees, perhaps he should watch the climactic scene (below) from the 1992 film Scent of a Woman, starring Al Pacino and Chris O’Donnell. **SPOILER ALERT** (But […]
The Weekly Standard’s Daniel Harper finds something cleverly hidden in plain sight here. It also might help explain why Barack Obama doesn’t like to answer tough questions; he reveals more than he’d like to even when he’s doing all he can not to. At an otherwise predictably controlled news conference, Obama was asked by ABC’s […]
The definition of “blackmail” is as follows: any payment extorted by intimidation, as by threats of injurious revelations or accusations. If then CIA Director David Petraeus was instructed to give false testimony to Congress in the days after the 9/11/12 Benghazi attack in exchange for his extramarital affair to remain under wraps, that would be […]
Regular readers might remember the name Haris Tarin. He is the Executive Director for the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) in Washington, D.C. He is one of Huma Abedin’s defenders. Tarin was featured in an article at OnIslam that focuses on MPAC’s work with a group known as the National Security Network (NSN). Via OnIslam: […]
Former CIA Officer Gary Bernsten leaves no room for doubt about where he stands relative to what the White House knew / knows about the investigation of CIA Director David Petraeus. “They are lying.” Via Breitbart:
Just watch. Just sick. h/t Atlas Shrugs Back in 2006, Boston University professor Richard Landes produced a groundbreaking documentary entitled Pallywood: According to Palestinian Sources. If you haven’t seen this video, please take the time to watch. Incidentally, Ben Barrack’s new book, Unsung Davids, also features a chapter on Richard Landes about his fight with […]
A common theme emerging from the sex scandal involving CIA Director David Petraeus is that relationships matter when you’re talking about someone with a top secret security clearance. The alleged extra-marital affair Petraeus was engaged in may not have been illegal but, as we’re learning, it quite possibly posed a problem for national security because […]
Aaron Klein asks… Is this the Real Reason for CIA Chief’s Resignation?
Some of you might remember this case from back in March. A woman from Iraq was found beaten to death in her San Diego home with a note that said, “go back to your country”. Her murder took place as the Trayvon Martin case was dominating the headlines. That was a case tailor-made for race […]
Andrew Bostom appeared on Fox Business with Lou Dobbs and talked about his new book, Sharia Versus Freedom. It’s nice to see people like Bostom getting heard. Watch the latest video at video.foxbusiness.com
In Lyndon Johnson’s second term, it was his failures in Vietnam; Watergate broke in Richard Nixon’s first term but took him down after reelection; Iran-Contra dogged Ronald Reagan; Bill Clinton was impeached for perjury and obstruction of justice late in his second term; and George W. Bush’s second term was marred by failures in Iraq, […]
Charles Krauthammer raises an interesting possibility relative to the media’s disinterest in Benghazi-gate; it’s a story that now includes a sex scandal. “(Benghazi) will unravel.” – Charles Krauthammer To Krauthammer’s point, the media was more interested in Anthony Weiner’s sexting scandal than in pursuing the disturbing familial connections his wife has to the Muslim Brotherhood.
During an interview with Neil Cavuto, retired Lt. Col. Ralph Peters chimed in on the timing of the news of CIA Director David Petraeus’ extra-marital affair. Citing his experience as an intelligence analyst, Peters seems to think that the Obama administration has likely known about this affair for some time but revealed it less than […]