Fake News, Hate-crime edition

Someone has kindly collated a list of phony hate crimes since President Trump was elected. Here are just a few: The Texas family whose car and motorcycle were burned, and whose garage was spray-painted with “n—-r lover”, only to have his wife later reveal that her...

colin powell: man without honor

Quin Hillyer at American Spectator reminds us of who Powell really is. So…. Colin Powell, fulminating about the economy (as if he is an expert on that!) and avoiding all discussion of the incompetence and dishonesty of the Obama administration’s handling...

flashback to 2003

This letter to the editor of the WSJ came soon before the start of the Iraq war. After that, another ten European leaders asked to be co-signers of the letter. Today, it’s just an historical footnote, but one worthy of remembering the next time someone refers to...

who are you gonna believe?

William Jacobson on lefties claiming neo-c0ns are inventing Syrian WMD. From a diarist at Daily Kos: For anyone who remembers the WMD story hat started the war in Iraq, they may soon have a deja vu! … Aha! A dictator with WMDs again. Time for war right? For anyone...