Howard Zinn, Communism, And My Alma Mater...
So the FBI released their file on the late former Boston University History professor (24 years, from 1964 to 1988) and, lo and behold, Howard Zinn, the leftist author of A People's History of the United States: 1492 to Present, seems clearly to have ...Comment Posted By Joust The Facts On 1.08.2010 @ 07:32
The Mayor of New York City has abandoned the GOP! Stop the presses! This is just another poke in the eye for George W. Bush, obviously.LOS ANGELES, June 19 â€” Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced Tuesday that he was dropping his...Comment Posted By Joust The Facts On 20.06.2007 @ 10:26
Quote Of The ... 23rd Hour...
From Joe Klein, blogging at Time:But the smart stuff is being drowned out by a fierce, bullying, often witless tone of intolerance that has overtaken the left-wing sector of the blogosphere. Anyone who doesn't move in lockstep with the most...Comment Posted By Joust The Facts On 9.06.2007 @ 15:35
Furtive Glances - "Thaw The Bird" Edition
Okay, I'm back from my football weekend, and just beginning to recover from TMF (too much fun). After a busy workday today, I began to peruse the stories out there, and here are some links and some thoughts. Six MuslimComment Posted By Joust The Facts On 21.11.2006 @ 23:21
When Politics Trumps The Truth
The NY Times, now that their dissembling and deceit has been successful, gently lets the cat out of the bag in a story this morning. Should we be leaving Iraq, either abruptly or on a planned timetable? Not so fast,Comment Posted By Joust The Facts On 15.11.2006 @ 15:17
Victor Davis Hanson Looks At John Kerry ...
... and cringes. He's got a collection of 8 thoughts pertaining to Mr. Kerry's flub, self-righteous anger, admission of flub, and ultimate denial-of-responsibility apology that are spot on. A notable one is #4:(4) This is not the first, but third,Comment Posted By Joust The Facts On 1.11.2006 @ 22:54
Tet Talk And Media Missteps
ABC News tried to make a big splash a couple of days ago with a misleading headline, inferring that President Bush now believed that the Iraq war could be compared to Vietnam. Honesty would have forced them to admit thatComment Posted By Joust The Facts On 20.10.2006 @ 18:22
Revealing Lynne Stewart
Rick Moran does so in a post that, had I had the time today, I had planned to write.The fact that she didnâ€™t use her statement to further her goal of revolution only shows her to be the craven opportunistComment Posted By Joust The Facts On 17.10.2006 @ 21:23
Foley's Slimy Trail
So Rep. Mark Foley, Republican of Florida, has quit the house after ABC News exposed explicit text messages and emails between Foley and a page (pages?). Rightfully, and for slime like him if prosecution is available he should be prosecuted.Comment Posted By Joust The Facts On 1.10.2006 @ 21:21
The NIE Report, The NY Times, And Carrying Water
The furor began a couple of days ago. Not having access to classified documents or classified sources, I declined to comment on the reporting of the NY Times and the Washington Post regarding the April National Intelligence Estimate. These papersComment Posted By Joust The Facts On 26.09.2006 @ 21:48