Hey, What Doesn’t Motivate These Guys?
In a very short while, I’ll be on Bill Bennett’s Morning in America program. Even by the standards of getting up early to write the Jolt, this is early.
Speaking of the Jolt . . .
I Don’t Want to …
Gallup: 20 Percent Approve of Obama’s Comments on the Mosque
Gallup: “More Americans disapprove than approve of President Barack Obama’s recent comments concerning the planned construction of a mosque near where the Sept. 11 terror attacks occurred in New York City, but 4 in 10 do not have an opinion on the …
Democrats Finally Find the Puppet Masters on the Ground Zero Mosque Issue
We’ll have to offer some sort of medal awards for least-convincing spin during this election cycle. Because this one, in an article about how each party is responding to the Ground Zero mosque controversy, seems golden:
Republicans have good …
‘If you won’t consider the sensibilities of Muslims, you’re not going to build dialog.’
The official Twitter account of the Park51 Lower Manhattan community-center project — colloquially known as the Ground Zero Mosque — has told Fox News’s Greg Gutfeld, in response to his proposal to open a bar catering to gay Muslims …
‘The United States has more Muslim blood on its hands than al-Qaeda has on its hands of innocent non-Muslims.’
In light of this . . .
. . . everyone who lectured us about how moderate and sensible Imam Rauf is is invited to eat their words with the sauce of their choice.
If someone wants to argue that the sanctions regime on Iraq was …
Two Mosques/Islamic Centers Currently Within 1.5 Miles of Ground Zero
I notice, via Google Maps, that there are two currently existing, and seemingly uncontroversial, Islamic centers in lower Manhattan.
One is Masjid Manhattan, about four blocks from the World Trade Center site:
Since 1970, Masjid Manhattan has been a peaceful, not-for-profit …
I Doubt He’ll Listen to Me
Dear Mark Halperin,
Your moment is now.
This weekend, President Obama “Strongly Back[ed the] Islam Center Near 9/11 Site,” as the New York Times informed us Saturday morning, shortly before he clarified that he hadn’t meant to actually endorse …