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Iraq Confronts Syria over Terrorism as U.S. Dithers

Monday, November 23rd, 2009 - by Ryan Mauro

The Obama administration could learn a lesson in fortitude from the Maliki government.

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Climategate: Violating the Social Contract of Science (Updated)

Sunday, November 22nd, 2009 - by Charlie Martin

The scientific method only works when fellow researchers can implicitly trust the results offered by their colleagues.

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Boycott Burqa Barbie

Sunday, November 22nd, 2009 - by Phyllis Chesler

And to think we used to worry that Barbie in a bikini was oppressive to women ...

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Global WarmingGate: What Does It Mean?

Sunday, November 22nd, 2009 - by Charlie Martin

Just one of the scandals is the willingness to manipulate data to make a political case.

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J Street Fails Its Fans

Sunday, November 22nd, 2009 - by Lenny Ben-David

The hoopla surrounding the upstart lobby doesn't translate into instant political clout.

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Conservative Children’s Books: Keeping Young Minds Open to New Ideas

Sunday, November 22nd, 2009 - by Sarah Durand

Taking back our country begins with taking back the minds of our kids from leftist propaganda.

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The Going Rogue Book Tour Draws Crowds and Controversy

Sunday, November 22nd, 2009 - by Donald Kent Douglas

Sarah Palin's triumphal passage through heavy GOP districts has all the trappings of a political campaign.

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A Meandering Messenger, Yet Another Iraq War Film

Sunday, November 22nd, 2009 - by Christian Toto

Though less ideological than previous Iraq war film efforts, The Messenger suffers from a lack of direction.

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The Real G-2: Obama’s Historic Opportunity

Saturday, November 21st, 2009 - by Gordon G. Chang

The Indian prime minister’s visit to Washington gives Obama a chance to further ties with New Delhi — and to erase the failures of his trip to Asia.

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PJTV: Fighting for Political Diversity

Saturday, November 21st, 2009

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"Democrats and Unaffiliateds More Likely To Be Unemployed Than Republicans"

Saturday, November 21st, 2009

a href=”http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/business/jobs_employment/november_2009/democrats_unaffiliateds_more_likely_to_be_unemployed_than_republicans”This is interesting: /abr /br /blockquoteData from Rasmussen Reports national telephone surveys shows that 15.0% of Democrats in the workforce are currently unemployed and looking for a job. Among adults not affiliated with either major party, that number is 15.6% while just 9.9% of Republicans are in the same situation. /blockquote

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Do Hacked Emails Spell the End of the Global Warming Industry?

Saturday, November 21st, 2009 - by Richard Fernandez

There's too much riding on global warming for its political support to die quickly.

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PJM Political: And the Oscar Goes to…

Saturday, November 21st, 2009 - by Ed Driscoll

Bill Whittle on bringing KSM To NYC. Dr. Helen on bringing intellectual diversity to academia. Glenn Reynolds interviews The Smart Set. And Roger & Lionel explain how a film wins an Academy Award.

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PJM Political 11/21/09: And The Oscar Goes To…

Saturday, November 21st, 2009 - by Ed Driscoll

Tune in each Saturday to Sirus-XM’s POTUS channel (#110 on Sirius, #130 on XM) at (all times eastern) 6:00 am, 12:00 pm, 6:00 pm, and Sunday at midnight (also eastern time zone) for the weekly edition of PJ Media’s PJM Political!

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Join host Steve Green of VodkaPundit.com for a snapshot of Washington and beyond:

  • Bill Whittle of PJTV.com interviews Charles Stimson, former Deputy Assistant Secretary of defense for Detainee Affairs, now with the Heritage Foundation. They’ll be discussing Attorney General Eric
    Holder’s decision to try Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and other 9/11 suspects in New York City.
  • PJ Media CEO Roger L. Simon and fellow Motion Picture Academy member Lionel Chetwynd make sense of the byzantine process of how a film gets nominated for an Academy Award.
  • Dr. Helen Smith interviews Jessica Custer of the Network of Enlightened Women, on their efforts to bring increased intellectual diversity to America’s universities.
  • Glenn Reynolds interviews the members of the Smart Set, on how the Internet is changing how music is distributed and opening new opportunities for entrepreneurial musicians.
  • Produced by Ed Driscoll.

If you missed any recent edition of PJM Political, click here and scroll through for hours of audio archives. And tune in to PJ Media’s PJTV.com for video coverage throughout the week.

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Limbaugh and Coulter and Beck, Oh My!

Saturday, November 21st, 2009

Watch Klavan on Culture here. Poliwood here.

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An Autumn Cornucopia

Saturday, November 21st, 2009 - by Michael S. Malone

What do World War II, Apple vs. Microsoft, and the Republic of Armenia have in common?

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The Reality of the Stasi State in East Germany

Saturday, November 21st, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

A nondescript, hard-to-find museum that used to be the headquarters of the secret police is a house of horrors.

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The Return of Abortion as a National Issue

Saturday, November 21st, 2009 - by La Shawn Barber

I can't recall a time when abortion was as high-profile as it's been in 2009.

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The Unrequited Dream of Smart Guns

Saturday, November 21st, 2009 - by Bob Owens

They look wonderful in theory but fail miserably in practice.

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Putin Murders Another Lawyer

Saturday, November 21st, 2009 - by

Sergei Magnitsky, lawyer for a former Putin ally who challenged the regime's corruption, dies in prison after being tortured.

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Gutierrez Immigration Bill: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Saturday, November 21st, 2009 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

The Chicago congressman's plan isn't perfect, but it's a starting point for a conversation about the issue of comprehensive reform.

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Congress: Government Health Care for Thee, But Not for Me

Friday, November 20th, 2009 - by Roger L Simon

Our congressmen are no fools. They know government-run medicine hasn’t worked in Canada and the UK.

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Going Rogue Too Dumb for San Fran Bookstores. What Smart Books Made The Cut?

Friday, November 20th, 2009 - by David Steinberg

They won't carry Palin, but they will sell these.

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Hacker Releases Data Implicating CRU in Global Warming Fraud (Updated)

Friday, November 20th, 2009 - by Charlie Martin

BBC confirms that a hack did indeed occur. Is this smoking-gun evidence of global warming data being fabricated? (Also read Richard Fernandez: "The CRU Hack")

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Al-Qaeda Somalia in U.S.: Supporters Blamed For Ohio Arson

Friday, November 20th, 2009 - by Patrick Poole

Leaders of a nonviolent Columbus mosque finger local al-Shabaab supporters — who want control of the mosque — for intimidation by arson.

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