Thursday, May 8, 2008
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Thug-in-Chief overreaches, irks clerics by implying the Mahdi backs his government
Whoops. From our You-Can't-Make-This-Stuff-Up File. "Iran clerics query president's religious remarks," from Reuters, May 7: TEHRAN - Iran's president has alarmed some conservative clerics with remarks suggesting he believed a mystical Shi'ite religious leader backed his government, newspapers reported on...
U.S.: Iran maintains "capacity in the Americas as a threat against us in the event of any conflict"
The Iranian presence is nothing new, of course, especially in Argentina, Nicaragua, and Hugo ChÃ¡vez' Venezuela. "US sees Iran as potential threat in Latin America," from Agence France-Presse, May 7: WASHINGTON (AFP) Â— Isolated Iran sees Latin America as a...
US urges officials to stop linking Islam with terrorism -- now if they could only convince the jihadists to stop also
There is not much new here that we haven't covered since we initially broke this story, but this story underscores the flimsy politically correct foundations of this new initiative. "U.S. officials urged to avoid linking Islam, jihad with terrorism," by...
Spencer: Hillary and Obliterating Iran
In Human Events today I discuss Iran's complaints about Hillary Clinton: Last Wednesday IranÂ's deputy ambassador to the United Nations, Mehdi Danesh-Yazdi, lodged a formal protest with United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon and the United Nations Security Council againstÂ…Hillary...
Israel: Iran could have nukes by 2009
1938 Alert. "Israel now fears Iran could have nuclear bomb by mid-2009," by Yaakov Katz and Herb Keinon for the Jerusalem Post, May 6: With Iran racing forward with its nuclear program, Israel now believes the Islamic Republic will master...
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Maryland court denies validity of Islamic divorce!
A small victory against the creeping sharia initiatives of the stealth jihadists. "Court denies Islamic divorce: Man's attempt to circumvent state law is rejected," by Nick Madigan for the Baltimore Sun (thanks to all who sent this in): Saying "I...
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The New York Times spits in Israel's eye on its 60th
In "After 60 Years, Arabs in Israel Are Outsiders," by Ethan Bronner, the New Duranty Times (thanks to Michael) laments the plight of the Arabs displaced from Israel in 1948. Not mentioned, unsurprisingly: 1. The fact that most of the...
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San Quentin Prison imam chokes wife with electrical cord, is not suspended from job
Is no one at San Quentin uncomfortable with the idea of this imam preaching among prison inmates? Some of those inmates are probably doing time for crimes committed in similar circumstances. "Prison chaplain still on duty pending assault inquiry," by...
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Indonesia: "Islamic Defender Front" threatens to tear down church as officials withhold worship permit
Islamic Tolerance Alert. Where are all the moderates in Modern, Moderate Indonesia, not only to condemn verbally, but demand meaningful action to stop the official corruption and jihadist mobs at the center of this story? And for that matter, where...
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