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I am half agony, half hope… Terrorism & Suffering

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Unfortunately, we don’t need a reminder that there is much suffering in this world. Any brief glance at the daily news is enough to confirm your worst fears. Somebody’s nightmare is being lived out somewhere, at nearly any time of day. Last night, Nov. 18, during a Bible study that Tezi and I attend, a woman was expressing with much… Read more »

CNN Downplays Terrorist Link

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News item: a terrorist with ties to al Qaeda, wielding an Axe and knife, broke into the home of a Danish cartoonist who five years ago had published a cartoon that depicted Muhammad wearing a bomb-shaped turban. The terrorist, unable to get at the cartoonist who was in a safe-room with his young granddaughter built especially for terror attacks like this… Read more »

Why “War on Terror” is Neccessary

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Robert Scheer wrote a provocative and in places accurate piece concerning our homeland security in the face of ‘stealth underwear.’ However, his larger point  runs amiss.  He basically calls for a cease-fire on U.S. military action against terrorism.  He thinks we ought to focus solely on our security against the likes of suicide-underwear bombers, to the exclusion of, as he… Read more »

Obama: Seven Deadly Sins

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Obama: Seven things he got wrong (at least so far). 01.  Healthcare:  instead of ramming through an excessive social spending bill that the vast majority of Americans do NOT support, Obama should have listened to the voice of the people and killed the bill and his efforts to pass it. He could have then devoted more time to truly pressing… Read more »

Ten Things to Consider: Obama Nation

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01.  …five days later and Obama has yet to take any action against N. Korea. 02.  Pakistan, and all its nukes, is on the verge of collapse/chaos and Obama still promotes Defense spending cuts. 03.  A United States citizen is, even as I write this, held captive by pirates off the coast of Somalia… and Obama still promotes Defense spending… Read more »

The Obama Response to North Korea: 2 Wrongs Make A Right?

  Obama’s response to N. Korea is wrong in at least two ways: 01.  Instead of taking action with our allies, Obama awaits answers from the “international community” (whatever that is- you tell me; I beg you) and the U.N.  The U.N. is still unable to come to any decision (shocking?).  Indecision is the same as not acting at all- and this is… Read more »