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U.N. Double Talk From Straight Talker McCain

The State, the most prominent paper in South Carolina, has endorsed Senator John McCain for president, saying he understands the issues and has integrity and independence. But on one of the big issues—the role of the United Nations in world affairs—this so-called “Straight Talker” has been guilty of double talk. McCain has taken contradictory positions on Senate ratification of the U.N.’s Law of the Sea Treaty.

By Cliff Kincaid - Monday, January 14, 2008 - Full Story

Animal owners treated like sex offenders

Sex offenders are required to register their premises and report to the government when they move.  The USDA is implementing a so-called “voluntary” program that requires owners of livestock animals to register their premises and report to the government when any animal is moved off the premises.

By Henry Lamb - Monday, January 14, 2008 - Full Story

Congress Conjures Up an Energy Deficit

Let’s understand a simple fact. You cannot squeeze any more energy out of a gallon of gasoline than already exists. If you mix it with an additive which itself provides less energy, what you get is less energy.

By Alan Caruba - Monday, January 14, 2008 - Full Story

Is Obama’s “Audacity of Hope” a Fairy Tale?

Former president Bill Clinton fancies himself to be America’s First Black President and promotes that notion whenever the opportunity arises.

By John Lillpop - Sunday, January 13, 2008 - Full Story

Frank Schaeffer: Fearful of Huckabee Win!

Frank Schaeffer, in his column, “The Huckabee Win is America’s Loss” spews out venom, vitriol, and vacuity toward Mike Huckabee, Christians in general, and his deceased father in particular.

By Guest Column Don Boys, Ph.D.- Sunday, January 13, 2008 - Full Story

Why Conservatives Are Losing

The ideas of small government, low taxes, low regulation, and minimal intrusion in the daily lives of people are losing ground.

By Cliff Kincaid - Sunday, January 13, 2008 - Full Story

The Audacity of the Media’s Coverage of Obama’s Church

Or lack thereof…

By Guest Column Seton Motley- Sunday, January 13, 2008 - Full Story

Hillary Clinton Researcher Uncovers Tall Tales

Hillary Clinton’s claim that she wanted to be an Olympic athlete and NASA astronaut was part of an effort to humanize the New York Senator, says the editor of a controversial new quote book. What other tall tales has Hillary told?

By Jim Kouri - Saturday, January 12, 2008 - Full Story

Happy New Year? Or More of the Same?

The world just celebrated the start of a new year with high hopes that things would get better in 2008. But judging from events of the first two weeks, little has changed.

By John Lillpop - Saturday, January 12, 2008 - Full Story

Are You Sure You Are a Reagan Republican?

The fact that almost every Republican candidate wants to invoke the Reagan name as the centerpiece of their own presidential campaign, says more about the lack of their own identity and selective memory than anything else.

By JB Williams - Saturday, January 12, 2008 - Full Story

In South Carolina, the Thompson Surge is Working

Just days after announcing his campaign was literally moving to South Carolina, Fred Thompson is enjoying a remarkable spike in support across the state and from donors around the country.

By Christian Newswire - Saturday, January 12, 2008 - Full Story

Frank Schaeffer: Is He a Huckabee Hater or Father Hater?

Frank Schaeffer has major problems as illustrated in one of his articles titled, “The Huckabee Win is America’s Loss.” Now, he has every right to criticize any candidate and take any position on any issue he wants, but his column is filled with factual errors, twisted logic, and indications of major emotional and spiritual problems. Frank seems to be running from his famous father.

By Guest Column Don Boys, Ph.D.- Saturday, January 12, 2008 - Full Story

Federal appeals court tosses out lawsuit claiming that Gitmo detainees denied the right to practice

Al-Qaeda directs prisoners always to allege that they were tortured. And denied the right to practice Islam? That picture is seriously at odds with the widely reported touching-the-Qur’an-only-with-kid-gloves dhimmitude of American military personnel.

By Guest Column Dhimmiwatch- Saturday, January 12, 2008 - Full Story

Iran: Two youths to be flogged and cast off a cliff

It’s all right, multiculturalists: it’s an ancient Islamic punishment.

By Guest Column DhimmiWatch.com- Saturday, January 12, 2008 - Full Story

Afghan clerics campaigning against “un-Islamic” TV shows

More TV jihad. “Afghan clerics want to clean up TV by banning soaps,” by Nick Meo in the Times

By Guest Column DhimmiWatch.com- Saturday, January 12, 2008 - Full Story

NBC Producers Need Sensitivity Training

This week an episode of Law & Order on NBC, which regularly adopts real life events and blurs the line between fiction and fact, portrayed a leader in a college Christian ministry as being guilty of making death threats against a professor because the Christian was anti-homosexual. The lead detective calls Christians “Bible thumpers.”

By Christian Newswire - Saturday, January 12, 2008 - Full Story

Can an American President Be a Muslim Apostate?

As the primary season finally gets started the issue of Barack Obama’s religion takes the stage once again. While there are some aspects of his religious affiliations that cause legitimate concern, the contention that he is a danger because he practiced Islam as a child, under the guidance of his father and then his step-father, is being overblown for what it is not and ignored for what it is.

By Frank Salvato - Saturday, January 12, 2008 - Full Story

A Question of Democracy, Integrity and Credibility

Today, 27 members of the Ontario Landowners Association attended the opening meeting of the newly formed Mississippi-Rideau Source Protection Committee. The MRSPC was formed as a requirement of Bill 43, The Clean Water Act, which is managed by the Ministry of the Environment.

By Guest Column - Saturday, January 12, 2008 - Full Story

Tom DeLay Slams GOP Presidential Hopeful John McCain

When Attorney General Janet Reno deployed federal law enforcement agencies to Waco, Texas to arrest the Branch Davidian leader David Koresh, one of the the tactics used was to constantly blast loud music 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 


By Jim Kouri - Saturday, January 12, 2008 - Full Story

Could Romney Leave Michigan With a Bronze?

There have been three races so far.  I’ve gotten two silvers and one gold.
Mitt Romney’s New Hampshire Primary Concession Speech
January 8, 2008 – Manchester, NH

By Guest Column Aaron Goldstein- Saturday, January 12, 2008 - Full Story