All about appearances

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On principle, I think that prohibitions on lobbyists taking jobs in government agencies they once lobbied are unnecessary. While there may be concerns about where their loyalties lie — with the government job they’ve got or the private sector job they left — that’s what inspectors general and oversight are for. Often these individuals have […]

Cover-up continues

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Pro-Israel and conservative blogs have been all over the story of CNN peddling a bit of Hamas theater today. As you watch this video, take a good look at the supposed “victim” and the medical treatment he receives. After the uproar erupted, CNN pulled the video from its servers, without a word of explanation. Following […]

A fool or a tool?

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Our worst ex-president had an op-ed piece in yesterday’s Washington Post that must be read to believe. Carter accuses Israel of starving the people in Gaza and accepts Hamas’ explanation that the only way that they can fight back is to launch thousands of rockets into Israel. Apparently Hamas can’t smuggle in food, but they’ve […]