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    October 2009    
         
      Friday, October 09, 2009      
     
  • The Impotent Praise the Impotent For Their Impotence
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          Friday, October 02, 2009      
         
  • "Out? Chicago Is Out? Chicago Is Out?"
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        July 2009    
             
          Sunday, July 19, 2009      
         
  • Tabb Centenary Year XLI
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        June 2009    
             
          Saturday, June 27, 2009      
         
  • The Week That Was
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          Saturday, June 06, 2009      
         
  • The Real Race?
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          Monday, June 01, 2009      
         
  • Recent Comments
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        April 2009    
             
          Thursday, April 23, 2009      
         
  • Teaching the World, One President at a Time
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        March 2009    
             
          Thursday, March 19, 2009      
         
  • Still Completely Unqualified and Wholly Unprepared
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  • Havel's Observations
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          Friday, March 13, 2009      
         
  • Completely Unqualified and Wholly Unprepared
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        February 2009    
             
          Monday, February 23, 2009      
         
  • The Speech Geert Wilders Would Have Given
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          Tuesday, February 03, 2009      
         
  • Unhelpful and Provocative
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        August 2008    
             
          Monday, August 04, 2008      
         
  • Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, RIP
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        July 2008    
             
          Tuesday, July 29, 2008      
         
  • "And Make Me An Instrument Of Your Will"?
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          Friday, July 25, 2008      
         
  • Bulletin: America Not Perfect
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          Monday, July 14, 2008      
         
  • Happy Bastille Day!
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        March 2008    
             
          Monday, March 24, 2008      
         
  • "The Simplest and Most Explicit Christian Name"
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        February 2008    
             
          Monday, February 04, 2008      
         
  • Verboten II
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        November 2006    
             
          Wednesday, November 08, 2006      
         
  • The Election's Message to Islamofascists and Illegal Immigrants?
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        September 2006    
             
          Thursday, September 21, 2006      
         
  • It's A Different World Over There
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          Monday, September 18, 2006      
         
  • Oriana Fallaci, RIP
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          Friday, September 15, 2006      
         
  • The 9/11 Pledge
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          Saturday, September 09, 2006      
         
  • Reasons for Optimism
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          Friday, September 01, 2006      
         
  • "The Media War Against Israel"
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        August 2006    
             
          Tuesday, August 29, 2006      
         
  • The Corruption of the Media
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          Friday, August 25, 2006      
         
  • "The Red Cross Ambulance Incident"
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          Saturday, August 12, 2006      
         
  • "LGF Exclusive: How Much Does It Cost to Buy Global TV News?"
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          Thursday, August 10, 2006      
         
  • Hokey Smokes, Bullwinkle!
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  • Paranoid? Or Perceptive?
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  • "Reuters Photo Fraud"
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        July 2006    
             
          Saturday, July 08, 2006      
         
  • Kudos to Kiwanis
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          Friday, July 07, 2006      
         
  • 7/7
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        June 2006    
             
          Monday, June 05, 2006      
         
  • "It's Hard to Find a Common Denominator"?
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        March 2006    
             
          Thursday, March 09, 2006      
         
  • The Map of United States of Islam
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        February 2006    
             
          Friday, February 24, 2006      
         
  • No Burka For The West
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          Thursday, February 09, 2006      
         
  • Once More Unto the Breach
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          Friday, February 03, 2006      
         
  • The Mohammed Cartoons Blogburst
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          Thursday, February 02, 2006      
         
  • Verboten
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        November 2005    
             
          Tuesday, November 08, 2005      
         
  • France is Burning. France is Burning? France is Burning!
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        August 2005    
             
          Tuesday, August 16, 2005      
         
  • Steven Vincent, RIP
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        April 2005    
             
          Tuesday, April 12, 2005      
         
  • Spero News Launches April 11
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        March 2005    
             
          Monday, March 28, 2005      
         
  • "Naught's Solved by War?"
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          Thursday, March 17, 2005      
         
  • Out of Iraq
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  • At Long Last, the Vaunted & Dreaded Arab Street Rises Up!
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          Monday, March 07, 2005      
         
  • "Good Collateral Damage"
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          Thursday, March 03, 2005      
         
  • Coalition for Darfur
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  • "It's Scary for Democrats, I Have to Say"
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        February 2005    
             
          Monday, February 28, 2005      
         
  • "All But Won"
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          Thursday, February 17, 2005      
         
  • "A Grief Observed"
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          Thursday, February 10, 2005      
         
  • We Want the Davos Video
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          Monday, February 07, 2005      
         
  • Worldwide Kleptocracy
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          Friday, February 04, 2005      
         
  • "The Global Throng"
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          Tuesday, February 01, 2005      
         
  • Nuns and SUVs
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        January 2005    
             
          Monday, January 31, 2005      
         
  • Nation Unto Nation Calls, From Generation to Generation
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          Friday, January 28, 2005      
         
  • Hanging in the Balance
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          Thursday, January 27, 2005      
         
  • Special Request: Letter from Serviceman in Iraq
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  • Remembering the Wannsee Conference and the Liberation of Auschwitz
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          Monday, January 24, 2005      
         
  • We Will Be Stunned By Fully Expecting Their Ingratitude
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          Monday, January 17, 2005      
         
  • Schwartenberg. Schwartenberg? Schwartenberg!
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          Tuesday, January 04, 2005      
         
  • Iraqi Indicts The Left
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          Monday, January 03, 2005      
         
  • Last Year's Martyrs
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        December 2004    
             
          Thursday, December 30, 2004      
         
  • The South-East Asia Earthquake and Tsunami
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          Tuesday, December 21, 2004      
         
  • The United Nations: Trade Association of Government Power Brokers
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          Thursday, December 02, 2004      
         
  • Late Autumn Northward Migration of Barking Moonbats
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        November 2004    
             
          Wednesday, November 24, 2004      
         
  • Re: The Stunning French?
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  • What Really Happened in Fallujah
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  • Frum on CAIR
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          Tuesday, November 23, 2004      
         
  • The Stunning French?
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          Monday, November 22, 2004      
         
  • Open Letter to Europe
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          Tuesday, November 16, 2004      
         
  • Kookaburra Alert
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          Thursday, November 11, 2004      
         
  • The World's Perhaps Most Celebrated Murderous Villain Is Dead
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          Monday, November 08, 2004      
         
  • A View from Scotland
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        October 2004    
             
          Friday, October 29, 2004      
         
  • He's Alive!
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  • "The Power of the Will"
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          Thursday, October 28, 2004      
         
  • Why Bush Deserves Re-election
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          Friday, October 22, 2004      
         
  • Nostalgie Pour la Boue
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  • "I'm a Democrat for Bush"
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  • Nelson Ascher @ EuroPundits
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          Tuesday, October 19, 2004      
         
  • "We Don't Need Weenie-Spined Limeys Meddling in Our Presidental Election"
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          Friday, October 15, 2004      
         
  • "Letter from an Army Chaplain in Iraq"
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  • "The Therapeutic Choice"
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          Tuesday, October 12, 2004      
         
  • Our Oldest Enemy
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          Friday, October 08, 2004      
         
  • Saddam-Osama Link
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          Thursday, October 07, 2004      
         
  • "Saddam Possessed WMD, Had Extensive Terror Ties"
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        August 2004    
             
          Wednesday, August 18, 2004      
         
  • Prayer Urgently Needed to Defeat Anti-Life Legislation in Brazil
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        July 2004    
             
          Wednesday, July 28, 2004      
         
  • "Our Post-Moral Confusion"
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        June 2004    
             
          Friday, June 25, 2004      
         
  • "Teflon Terrorism" and "Verbal Molotov Cocktails"
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          Friday, June 04, 2004      
         
  • "History Is Useful"
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        May 2004    
             
          Tuesday, May 25, 2004      
         
  • Michael Berg is a Sick Man Blinded by Ideology
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          Friday, May 14, 2004      
         
  • Spectator Reports on Nameless Traitor
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  • Blink: Lose
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          Monday, May 03, 2004      
         
  • USA Disgraced by Some Soldiers in Iraq?
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        April 2004    
             
          Tuesday, April 27, 2004      
         
  • More on Arafat's Pedigree
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          Monday, April 19, 2004      
         
  • Oil-for-Food Scam Also Oil-for-Terrorism?
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  • Two Down: How Many to Go?
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          Tuesday, April 13, 2004      
         
  • Desperate Stand in Fallujah
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          Thursday, April 01, 2004      
         
  • "George Soros, Postmodern Villain"
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  • Fallujah and Tolerance
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  • "A Changed World"
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        March 2004    
             
          Thursday, March 25, 2004      
         
  • "The Truth About 3/11"
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          Tuesday, March 23, 2004      
         
  • Some of the Fruits of the "Spiritual Leadership" of Sheik Ahmed Yassin
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  • Re: "Find Them and Kill Them"
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          Monday, March 22, 2004      
         
  • "Find Them and Kill Them"
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  • September Eleventh: For the Record
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          Sunday, March 21, 2004      
         
  • "How to Win the Terror War"
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          Thursday, March 18, 2004      
         
  • "Imagine a Future Worth Creating"
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          Tuesday, March 16, 2004      
         
  • "Rotten Europe"
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  • "Saddam's Useful Idiots"
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  • Britain Next?
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          Monday, March 15, 2004      
         
  • Speech by Senator John Kerry on Somalia
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          Sunday, March 14, 2004      
         
  • Speech by Senator John Kerry on the Iraqi Situation
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  • Address by President Bill Clinton to Joint Chiefs of Staff
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          Saturday, March 13, 2004      
         
  • UNSC Turns Into Judge & Jury
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          Thursday, March 11, 2004      
         
  • Spain Becomes Latest Victim of Muslim Hatred of Western Civilization?
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  • The UN's Oil for Graft Program
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          Monday, March 08, 2004      
         
  • Let Them Eat John Kerry's Speeches
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  • "The Threat of Global Terrorism"
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        February 2004    
             
          Saturday, February 28, 2004      
         
  • More Vanishing Paragraphs
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          Sunday, February 22, 2004      
         
  • "Democratic Deficit"
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          Saturday, February 21, 2004      
         
  • Terror in Israel
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          Monday, February 16, 2004      
         
  • "With the Spread of the Army and Police, Our Future is Becoming Frightening"
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          Friday, February 13, 2004      
         
  • "Democratic Realism: An American Foreign Policy for a Unipolar World"
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          Friday, February 06, 2004      
         
  • "WMD Breakthrough"
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  • "Auschwitz Under Our Noses"?
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          Wednesday, February 04, 2004      
         
  • "The Alternative to War Was Simple: Defeat"
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  • "U.S. Newspaper Can be Sued in Canada"
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          Tuesday, February 03, 2004      
         
  • So, What Good is Intelligence, Anyway?
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        January 2004    
             
          Wednesday, January 28, 2004      
         
  • What David Kay Said Today
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          Tuesday, January 27, 2004      
         
  • "The US Is Now In The Hands Of A Group Of Extremists"
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          Monday, January 26, 2004      
         
  • "We Led This Search to Find the Truth, Not to Find the Weapons"
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          Friday, January 23, 2004      
         
  • And Why Should We Want France On Our Side Anyway?
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  • We Are All Americans?
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          Saturday, January 17, 2004      
         
  • The European Left's Anti-Americanism
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  • Out of the Depths of Hell
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          Thursday, January 15, 2004      
         
  • Dhimmitude in Great (?) Britain?
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          Tuesday, January 13, 2004      
         
  • The Politically Correct Disease
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          Saturday, January 10, 2004      
         
  • Bad News for the Doomsayers
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  • Twenty-First Century Slavery
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          Monday, January 05, 2004      
         
  • The Year of the Crazy Leftoid
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        December 2003    
             
          Wednesday, December 31, 2003      
         
  • Anti-American Reporting: Not Just Homegrown in the USA Anymore
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          Monday, December 22, 2003      
         
  • Clinton Administration Thought Iraq Had Ties With al-Qaeda
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          Saturday, December 20, 2003      
         
  • How to Turn the News to Your Favor — No Matter What It Is
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          Friday, December 19, 2003      
         
  • "A Jury of His Peers"
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          Friday, December 12, 2003      
         
  • A Presidential Declaration of Preemptive Military Action
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          Tuesday, December 09, 2003      
         
  • "The Saudi Connection"
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          Saturday, December 06, 2003      
         
  • "We Love Peace — Just Don't Make Us Fight For It"
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          Thursday, December 04, 2003      
         
  • A Bird's Eye View of the President's Thanksgiving Day
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  • "Manifestations of Anti-Semitism in the European Union"
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          Tuesday, December 02, 2003      
         
  • The Report the EU Flunkies Don't Want You to See
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        November 2003    
             
          Monday, November 24, 2003      
         
  • "The Infidel Turk"
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  • The Whitehall Address
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          Friday, November 21, 2003      
         
  • London Anti-Bush, Pro-Terrorism March in Context
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  • "Moral Blindness Blights Anti-Bush Protesters"
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          Wednesday, November 19, 2003      
         
  • "To Hell With Sympathy"
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  • Re: Saddam-Osama Link: Case Closed?
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  • Another Sensible Brit
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          Monday, November 17, 2003      
         
  • A Sensible Brit
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          Sunday, November 16, 2003      
         
  • "Man on the Street"
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          Saturday, November 15, 2003      
         
  • Saddam-Osama Link: Case Closed?
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  • Damn Swedish Fundamentalist Protestants Strike Again
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          Saturday, November 01, 2003      
         
  • "Christians in Islamic Countries"
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        October 2003    
             
          Thursday, October 30, 2003      
         
  • "Army Files Charge in Combat Tactic"
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          Tuesday, October 28, 2003      
         
  • "In Iraq, the Dirty War Gets Dirtier"
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          Wednesday, October 22, 2003      
         
  • Are We Having Fun Yet?
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  • Free Iran
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          Sunday, October 19, 2003      
         
  • "With friends like the Saudis...."
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          Tuesday, October 14, 2003      
         
  • An Appropriate Successor to Jimmy Carter, After All
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          Monday, October 13, 2003      
         
  • "Protests From Those Who Don't Know Ring Hollow"
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          Sunday, October 12, 2003      
         
  • What's on the Menu?
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          Friday, October 10, 2003      
         
  • No Nobel for Pope
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  • The White House Speaks Up
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          Thursday, October 09, 2003      
         
  • Another Chance to Slap the USA in the Face
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          Monday, October 06, 2003      
         
  • "Success Story in Iraq"
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          Saturday, October 04, 2003      
         
  • Re: David Warren's "Next"
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          Friday, October 03, 2003      
         
  • "Next"
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        September 2003    
             
          Monday, September 29, 2003      
         
  • Figuring Out the Madman
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          Saturday, September 27, 2003      
         
  • Where Are Saddam's Weapons of Mass Destruction?
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          Friday, September 26, 2003      
         
  • "Iraq: A Federal Judge's Point of View"
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  • "In a Poll, Baghdad Residents Call Freedom Worth the Price"
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          Tuesday, September 23, 2003      
         
  • Arafat Needs to Go
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          Thursday, September 18, 2003      
         
  • "Gay Couple Denied U.S. Entry as a Family"
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          Wednesday, September 17, 2003      
         
  • Bush Assassination Attempt Planned?
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          Tuesday, September 16, 2003      
         
  • Hitch is With Me on This One
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          Saturday, September 13, 2003      
         
  • World War IV
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  • "The Falseness of Anti-Americanism"
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          Friday, September 12, 2003      
         
  • Dear Colleagues of Osama bin Laden
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          Monday, September 08, 2003      
         
  • "Pre-Emptive Wars"
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          Friday, September 05, 2003      
         
  • "Losing bin Laden"
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          Tuesday, September 02, 2003      
         
  • Terrorists Thank Anti-War Protestors
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        August 2003    
             
          Friday, August 29, 2003      
         
  • Big DUH at Foggy Bottom
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          Thursday, August 28, 2003      
         
  • Dershowitz Makes Sense
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          Wednesday, August 13, 2003      
         
  • "Our True Enemies"
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          Sunday, August 03, 2003      
         
  • Stupidity on Display
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          Saturday, August 02, 2003      
         
  • A Remarkable Column on Europe's Plummeting Birthrate
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  • Is the Bush Administration Protecting the Saudi Government?
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        July 2003    
             
          Thursday, July 31, 2003      
         
  • Palestinian Child Abuse
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          Tuesday, July 29, 2003      
         
  • "The Sleepy Superpower Awakes"
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          Monday, July 28, 2003      
         
  • Cutting Through the Leftist Fog
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          Friday, July 25, 2003      
         
  • "Many Iraqis Skeptical That Oudai and Qusai Are Dead"
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  • "Cuba...what a wonderful country it must be..."
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          Wednesday, July 23, 2003      
         
  • "[Why the U.S. is] Discarding War's Rules"
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          Tuesday, July 22, 2003      
         
  • Uday and Qusay Killed
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          Monday, July 21, 2003      
         
  • "The Real Iraq"
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          Thursday, July 17, 2003      
         
  • The Looting That Really Wasn't
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          Wednesday, July 16, 2003      
         
  • Liberia? Krauthammer's Got It
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          Monday, July 14, 2003      
         
  • Liberia?
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          Saturday, July 12, 2003      
         
  • Saddam-Osama Link Documented?
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          Tuesday, July 08, 2003      
         
  • "Blood and Iron"
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          Sunday, July 06, 2003      
         
  • "Flypaper"
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          Friday, July 04, 2003      
         
  • "Universal Democracy?"
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        June 2003    
             
          Monday, June 30, 2003      
         
  • Religion of Peace?
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          Friday, June 20, 2003      
         
  • Edwin Black Also Says to Find Them and Kill Them
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          Thursday, June 19, 2003      
         
  • Alyssa Lappen Also Agrees With Me
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          Wednesday, June 18, 2003      
         
  • Tashbih Sayyed Agrees With Me
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  • "Germans Likely to Visit France"
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          Saturday, June 14, 2003      
         
  • "Past the Point of Justifying"
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          Friday, June 13, 2003      
         
  • It Seems Israel May Be Taking My Advice
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  • The White House Seems to Agree With Me, Too
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          Thursday, June 12, 2003      
         
  • James Taranto Agrees With Me
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  • "People Burned Like Torches"
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          Sunday, June 08, 2003      
         
  • Diana West Seems to Agree With Me
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        May 2003    
             
          Tuesday, May 27, 2003      
         
  • The Best Principles of All :)
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          Sunday, May 25, 2003      
         
  • Two Articles on Iraq
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          Monday, May 12, 2003      
         
  • "The Real Scandal of Iraqi Relief"
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  • Barbara Amiel vs. Margaret Drabble
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          Thursday, May 08, 2003      
         
  • "Thank You"
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          Wednesday, May 07, 2003      
         
  • "I Loathe America, and What It Has Done to the Rest of the World"
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          Monday, May 05, 2003      
         
  • Roadmap to Nowhere?
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          Friday, May 02, 2003      
         
  • Roadmap to Terrorism?
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          Thursday, May 01, 2003      
         
  • We Have Rounded a Bend in the Road
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  • "Persistence Is Futile"
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        April 2003    
             
          Tuesday, April 29, 2003      
         
  • Is This Any Way to Run Anything?
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  • Absolutely No Americans Were on Saddam's Payola List
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          Thursday, April 24, 2003      
         
  • If It Hasn't Been Tested, It Doesn't Work
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          Wednesday, April 23, 2003      
         
  • Theodore Dalrymple is a Prison Doctor
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  • George Galloway Laid Waste by Daily Telegraph
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          Tuesday, April 22, 2003      
         
  • "The Job Ahead" a.k.a. "After the War"
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  • On Saddam's Payroll? And Who Else?
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  • "What it Means to Stand Alone"
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          Saturday, April 12, 2003      
         
  • Wall Street Journal Slams UN
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        March 2003    
             
          Thursday, March 27, 2003      
         
  • Three Phrases I Would Really Like to Never Have to Hear Again
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          Tuesday, March 25, 2003      
         
  • Tony Blair's Speech to the House of Commons
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          Friday, March 21, 2003      
         
  • The Impotence of Words Against Weaponry
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          Tuesday, March 18, 2003      
         
  • Hey, Tony Blair: Who's Zooming Whom?
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          Monday, March 17, 2003      
         
  • "Iraq: Denial and Deception"
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          Friday, March 14, 2003      
         
  • The Core and The Gap
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          Wednesday, March 12, 2003      
         
  • "Our World-Historical Gamble"
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          Tuesday, March 11, 2003      
         
  • On the Edge of Forever: Star Trek and the War on Terrorism
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          Saturday, March 08, 2003      
         
  • Conrad Black: Why It Is In Britain's National Interest To Be America's Principal Ally
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          Friday, March 07, 2003      
         
  • Colin Powell to George Carey
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