From the daily archives: Thursday, March 1, 2007

Andrew Sullivan reveals the rant of a reader – or at least someone motivated enough to email Sullivan – about S/Sgt Alva’s desire for homosexual soldiers to no longer have to remain in the closet (video). And remember, this attitude isn’t homophobia, according to anti-gay-right’s people.

What Staff Sgt. Eric Alva is saying that even if one’s lifestyle is degraded and perverted ? against civilized and G-dly conduct, as long as one of its practitioners suffers they can do what they want. It’s pure arrogance on his part. Why doesn’t he just keep his big mouth shut? He […]

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Update: Jill clarifies her BI post here. No dark side for her.

Let’s cut to the point and get something straight here right out of the gate. The Buckeye Institute is not our friend – if you don’t consider yourself a conservative. Put a nice little period after that one and you can go about your day unless you want to hear me pound Jill Zimon for the next couple minutes.

Jill posted a nice little note on her blog making us all aware that The Buckeye Institute has a new blog designed to alert us […]

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Incompetent bastards

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Unbelievable. After years of disastrous foreign policy towards DPRK, Administration officials pretty much admit they screwed the pooch. Back in October, I pointed out that the restarted nuclear program in North Korea was the result of Republican foreign policy. I also noted that the Administration was actively hoping for a nuclear test. And now, they acknowledge that they’ve been enablers of DPRK’s nuclear ambitions.

For nearly five years, though, the Bush administration, based on intelligence estimates, has accused North Korea of also pursuing a secret, parallel path to a bomb, using enriched uranium. That accusation, first leveled […]

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