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The Egyptian Crisis Continues

Monday, January 31st, 2011 - by Josh Shahryar

Protesters refuse to stop. Mubarak shows no intention of stepping down.

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The Unconstitutionality of ObamaCare in Black and White

Monday, January 31st, 2011 - by Jeffrey H. Anderson

Key excerpts from Judge Vinson's historic ruling.

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Watching Egypt Burn: An Israeli Perspective

Monday, January 31st, 2011 - by Benjamin Kerstein

What is happening now in Egypt has immediate and potentially disastrous consequences for the Jewish state. (Also read Roger L. Simon at the Tatler: "Cluless Israel wakes up on PR (sort of)")

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After Tucson, Getting Involuntary Commitment Right

Monday, January 31st, 2011 - by Mike McDaniel

We must reverse the damage done by the radical '60s view of mental illness.

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Want to Save Real Money in D.C.?

Monday, January 31st, 2011 - by Carey Roberts

Women now compose half the U.S. workforce. So let’s do a victory-lap for gender equality and stop the feminist set-asides and quota-mongering.

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Remembering the Iran-Al-Qaeda Link

Sunday, January 30th, 2011 - by N.M. Guariglia

The connection that Western intelligence agencies fear to make.

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Egypt and Iran: Will We Again Fuel the Fires of Revolution?

Sunday, January 30th, 2011 - by Abraham H. Miller

If Obama emulates the horrendous decisions Jimmy Carter made during the Iranian revolution, radical Islam will spread through the region like a forest fire.

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WikiLeaks: Catty Embassy Gossip Directed at Azerbaijan’s First Lady

Sunday, January 30th, 2011 - by Norma Zager

A misogynistic attack on Mehriban Aliyeva, an accomplished, independent woman who serves as a stylish role model for young Muslim girls.

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Egypt: Three Possible Outcomes

Saturday, January 29th, 2011 - by Barry Rubin

It might be the entire Western position in the Middle East that is swept away, and one dictatorship might be replaced by a worse one. I hope this analysis is wrong; I fear that it is accurate.

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Should You Kick Your Dog Out of Bed Tonight?

Saturday, January 29th, 2011 - by Julia Szabo

Irresponsible reporting on the chances of your pet giving you a life-threatening disease does far more harm than good.

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Who Is Charles Krauthammer?

Saturday, January 29th, 2011 - by David Solway

There's something cryptic and elusive about Krauthammer, like the coy Waldo in the famous puzzle. (And don't miss Steve Green on "Krauthammer Correcting Krauthammer.")

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Egypt: What’s Happening Now (Updated)

Friday, January 28th, 2011 - by Josh Shahryar

Mubarak not stepping down. "Down Down with Mubarak!" (Also read Roger L. Simon: "Will Iran reignite?" )

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Fix Immigration Now

Friday, January 28th, 2011 - by Jeff Pope

Here's how to do it.

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Barak’s Exit Reveals Weakness of the Israeli Left

Friday, January 28th, 2011 - by Benjamin Kerstein

Israeli liberals have never recovered from the failure of the Oslo Accords and the carnage of the second intifada.

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Al-Qaeda to American Muslims: Kill the Infidel, Make a Living!

Friday, January 28th, 2011 - by Brian Fairchild

Al-Qaeda is undertaking a new strategy: encouraging American Muslims to become a self-sustaining arm of the international jihad.

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GE’s Immelt? Not the Job Change We Can Believe In

Friday, January 28th, 2011 - by Tom Borelli

The corporate titan cashes in on Obama's big-government ways.

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Obama’s Empty Talk Hides the True State of the Union

Thursday, January 27th, 2011 - by Lisa Fritsch

At this time of great national uncertainty, it would have been better for Obama to be more introspective about the state of our union, rather than the extrovert he was the other night.

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Iran’s Defense Minister Vahidi Threatens the West. Remember Who He Is?

Thursday, January 27th, 2011 - by 'Reza Kahlili'

He was one of the leaders responsible for the bombing of the U.S. Marine barracks in Beirut, among other horrors.

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Tyler Clementi Act a Serious Threat to Free Speech

Thursday, January 27th, 2011 - by Robert Shibley

An anti-harassment bill being introduced in Congress threatens to stifle freedom of expression even more on college campuses.

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The 1998 Rampart Scandal Continues to Reverberate in the LAPD

Thursday, January 27th, 2011 - by Jack Dunphy

As is often the case when government inserts itself where it has no business, the best of intentions can yield disastrous results. For L.A., this means more people will be murdered this year than last. (Also read J. Christian Adams at the Tatler: "Steve Rosenbaum: foe of LAPD, friend of New Black Panthers")

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National Debt Increases by About $100 Million During the State of the Union Address

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011 - by Jeffrey H. Anderson

Yet President Obama offered no serious proposals for reducing spending or debt.

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The Kevin Bacon of American Jihad

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011 - by Adam Turner

Whenever jihadist groups threaten free speech in America or Europe, you can bet an associate of Revolution Muslim is somehow involved.

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Uncle Sam’s Dangerous Deterioration

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011 - by Tom Blumer

The state of the union is financially weak, and getting weaker.

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Drunkblogging the State of the Union

Tuesday, January 25th, 2011 - by Stephen Green

President Obama makes his second State of the Union speech tonight. The Vodkapundit is ready — martinis in hand. (And for wall to wall live video coverage, check out PJTV, which is carrying both the SOTU and GOP responses live, as well as plenty of commentary, beginning at 5:00 PM Pacific/8:00 PM Eastern.)

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Competitiveness Where It Counts

Tuesday, January 25th, 2011 - by Mary Claire Kendall

Does Obama have 2012 in the bag? Not so fast; it's still the economy, stupid.

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