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Aug 27 2013
Obama administration lays groundwork for probable military strike against Syria
The Obama administration readied Tuesday for a probable military strike against Syria, assembling allied backing and collecting an important Arab endorsement of its view that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is almost certainly to blame for an alleged mass gassing of civilians.Washington Post
Oct 20 2012
Obama Turns From Jokes to Jab About 'Romnesia'
After an evening spent in white ties and tails at the Al Smith dinner gently ribbing each other, the tone of those jokes today turned much more pointed, as the two men readied for their third and final debate in Florida on Monday.ABC News (Online)
Jan 06 2020
Ricky Gervais destroys Hollywood liberals: 'You're in no position to lecture the public about anything'
British comedian Ricky Gervais tore into Hollywood on Sunday night as the host of the 77th annual Golden Globe Awards.
Gervais told millions of viewers watching around the world that the room filled with A-list actors and corporate moguls, such as Tom Hanks, Al Pacino, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Apple CEO Tim Cook, were in no position to lecture the country on politics—or anything else forThe Blaze
Feb 22 2016
Russia Accused of Atrocious War Crimes in Syria: Purposely Bombing Women, Children, Hospitals
It's been more than five months since Russia's Vladimir Putin officially moved war planes and other military assets into Syria. The false talking point has been the Russians are there to fight ISIS, when in fact, they're in the country to prop up longtime Syrian dictator Bashir al-Assad in the ongoing civil war and to gain influence and power in the volatile region.Townhall
Oct 31 2019
The MeToo Revolution Eats Its Own
The resignations pile up, from Al Franken to Katie Hill.
The marriage between feminism and the sexual revolution has been akin to a prude marrying a playboy. Its offspring were bound to be screwed up. One of its dysfunctional children is the MeToo movement, which continues to devour its friends, from Sen. Al Franken to Rep. Katie Hill.
The MeToo movement handed the haplessThe American Spectator
Aug 20 2020
Obama, Harris, and an Unconventional Convention
H. L. Mencken, a columnist who gloried in the sweaty pageantry and funny-hat hokum of early-twentieth-century nominating Conventions, would surely have savaged the two-dimensional Presidential campaign of our pandemic summer. Mencken lampooned the quadrennial bacchanals of his day, but he clearly relished their madness. Writing of the 1924 Democratic National Convention, a sixteen-day affairThe New Yorker
Dec 31 2019
US Baghdad embassy attacked by protesters angry at air strikes
Protesters angered by recent deadly US air strikes targeting an Iranian-backed Iraqi militia have attacked the US embassy compound in Baghdad.
US troops fired tear gas to disperse a crowd that breached the outer wall of the compound, which is in the capital's heavily fortified Green Zone.
A guard post on the street nearby was also set alight.
US President Donald TrumpBBC News
Dec 30 2019
US strikes 5 facilities in Iraq and Syria linked to Iranian-backed militia
US forces conducted airstrikes in Iraq and Syria against five facilities the Pentagon says are tied to an Iranian-backed militia blamed for a series of attacks on joint US-Iraq military facilities housing American forces.
The strikes occurred at about 11 a.m. ET on Sunday, a source familiar with the matter told CNN. They stand as the first significant military response in retaliationCNN (Online News)
Oct 28 2019
Washington Post Faces Backlash After Headline On ISIS Leader's Death
The Washington Post is receiving backlash after calling ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi an "austere religious scholar." Al-Baghdadi was initially labeled the "Islamic State's terrorist-in-chief" before the notice was changed soon after. The Post then corrected the current title, calling him an "extremist leader of the Islamic State." A Post editor said the notice "never should have read thatDaily Beast Fox News (Online News) USA TODAY
Aug 17 2020
Why Democratic convention could be a good week – for Donald Trump
With no hint of irony, Democrats have titled their event, “Uniting America.” How will they unite America when they can’t even bring their own party together? And when, over the next four days, they will spew nothing but hatred and vitriol about President Donald Trump, who is supported by roughly 45% of the nation?
Democrats and their partners in the liberal media will pretend theirFox News (Opinion)