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Fitna Back Online

Thank you, Pat Dollard, for hosting this film.

Follow the link, read the commentary, and watch both parts of the movie.  You owe it to yourself, and to all those before you who have sacrificed for the sake of free speech.

A Frank Discussion About Race

A small blogosphere dust-up to point your eyes to.

Oldpunk gave us “The Old Guy Perspective.”

Some people took offense.  He then responded.

I should’ve linked to the original post before, but I naturally assume that you read the group blog Instapunk all the time like I do.  If you don’t, you should be. 


Universe Continues to Take a Dump on Scooter Libby

It never ends for ol’ Scooter:

Former top White House aide I. Lewis “Scooter” Libby was banned Thursday from practicing law in the nation’s capital following his perjury conviction in the case of a CIA operative’s leaked identity.  The disbarment order of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia had been expected. [...]

Childhood’s End: Arthur C. Clarke, Dead at 90

Arthur C. Clarke died:

Famed science fiction writer Arthur C. Clarke will be buried Saturday in his adopted country of Sri Lanka in a secular funeral according to his wishes, a spokesman said Thursday. “It will be a secular, simple funeral and there will be no speeches,” said Clarke’s aide Nalaka Gunawardena. Clarke who died [...]

Boyfriend of Woman Who *allegedly* Sat on Toilet for Two Years Criminally Charged

Following up on the story that David doesn’t want to read about, the outrage and determination of Sheriff Whipple of Ness County, Kansas led to charges against Kory McFarren:

A man whose girlfriend authorities say spent nearly two years in a bathroom in their house, sitting on the toilet so long that the seat adhered [...]

Surprise Survey Shows Water Is Wet

Lack of diversity is shown in American Butthash Media:

Conservatives remain scarce in the news media landscape.

Only 6 percent of the national press corps describe themselves as “conservative” in a population that includes reporters, editors and producers from major television and radio networks, daily newspapers, news wires and online sources.

Those who consider themselves [...]

The Woman Who Sat on the Toilet Seat for Two Years: More Information

Is it true that, as reported here in The Waterglass, a woman sat on a toilet seat for two years?

Here is a video of someone who knew Pam Babcock, the woman who allegedly sat on a toilet for two years.  Not much new info, other than a member of her family is skeptical that [...]

Heather Mills Wins an Arm and a Leg in McCartney Divorce Settlement

24.3 million pounds:

Heather Mills has been awarded £24.3 million in a divorce settlement from former Beatle Paul McCartney but has vowed to appeal the publication of the judge’s summary. Lady McCartney, who lost her leg in a motorcycle accident, said she had been asking for £125m and Sir Paul offered £15.8 million.  Sir Paul [...]

Incident on Red-Eye

Woman sues American Airlines for failing to protect her from, well:

A 21-year-old Harris County woman filed a $200,000 lawsuit against American Airlines alleging employees on a flight to Los Angeles from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport failed to protect her while she slept from another passenger who masturbated to her and ejaculated in her hair, according [...]

Best Video Clip of the Year

You really need to see this clip of a sermon given by Barack Obama’s spiritual advisor, the Reverend Jeremiah Wright.

Highlights include Jesus Christ as Steve Martin (“Jesus was born a poor black child”), “Hillary ain’t never been called a nigger,” the white Romans killed Jesus (not the Jews, so I feel a bit better [...]

Woman Who Had Sex with Spitzer: “I just don’t want to be thought of as a monster”

Spitzer’s “escort” led to blow jobs, scandal and resignation.  Here’s Ashley Youmans Alexandra “Kristen” Dupre’s side of the story:

When the Emperors Club VIP said it was sending Kristen, a call girl it described as a “petite, very pretty brunette, 5 feet 5 inches, and 105 pounds,” Client 9 was pleased. Client 9, later revealed [...]

That’s…that’s a really long time to be there.

Rather than remark on Spitzer’s resignation, this is all I’ve got:

Deputies said a woman in western Kansas sat on her boyfriend’s toilet for two years, and they’re investigating whether she was mistreated.

Ness County Sheriff Bryan Whipple said a man called his office last month to report that something was wrong with his [...]

Quotable Quote

Check out this video clip, which I saw by way of Tom Maguire.

My reaction can be seen below the fold.  Not suitable for the faint of heart.  In fact, it’s best if you don’t read it at all.


Palestinians Reassert Integrity; Murder Eight Students at Israeli School

Those Joos were just asking for it:

Police confirmed Friday morning that the Palestinian terrorist who opened fire at central Jerusalem’s Mercaz Harav Yeshiva late Thursday night, killing eight students and wounding 11 others, carried a blue Israeli identity card and came from east Jerusalem.

Speaking to Israel Radio, Police Operations Department commander Asst.-Cmdr. Yoram [...]

R.I.P., Gary Gygax

I’m very sorry to report that Gary Gygax, one of the original architects of the first role-playing game Dungeons & Dragons, has passed on:

Gary Gygax, who co-created the game Dungeons & Dragons and helped start the role-playing phenomenon, died Tuesday morning at his home in Lake Geneva. He was 69.

He had been suffering [...]