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‘Please: No More Precious Dollars for Info About Terrorists. Let’s Offer Camels

June 9, 2012


We are living above our means.  We are still offering millions for information leading to the capture of terrorists; but we do not have any spare millions for this or many other purposes.  We need to take a page from the Somali handbook of information values. According  to a recent article, , information about President […]

Bin Laden Body Alleged To Have Been Found – That’s The Bad News

May 2, 2012


The bad news is that a perennial pursuer of sunken ships and other treasure claims to have found Bin Laden’s body bag west of an Indian City. He also claimed at one point in his career that he had located a much sought after sunken Spanish ship off the coast of California but it turned […]

My Facebook Letter to Homeland Security

February 11, 2012


Posted on my Facebook Account:   To the Department of Homeland Security. Welcome to Facebook. I hope you enjoy your stay here. I think you should take that part of your name that is “homeland” out of your title because you have made us feel as if this is no longer OUR home. I hope […]


September 6, 2011


VICTORY OVER TERROR From the ashes, the emergency responders – the trustworthy and dedicated firemen of New York City – raise Old Glory.  “…[A]nd our flag was still there,” remember that.  Believe in the American spirit.  It is fearless, tireless, but above all, a living thing.  It remembers but it moves forward.  Celebrate that spirit […]


December 31, 2010


Stand back, you may get trampled by people rushing out of this year as fast as they can unmindful that the media have been busy preparing platters of new fears for us in 2011.  Here.  Have some: How about $5.00 a gallon gas? We would all buy “green cars” but we’re out of work and […]

Al Qaeda, WikiLeaks, – The Age of The Many Being Held Hostage to the Few

December 6, 2010


During WWII the English used to say about their airmen “never have so many owed so much to so few.”  70 years later, a few terrorists of varying descriptions are organizing a kind of warfare that is holding everyone on the globe hostage to possible danger. What is fostering their success?  The media attention.  The […]

TSA Pat Downs – Just What Al Qaeda Ordered

November 21, 2010


Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula has sought to make it so expensive to try to prevent an attack that it will take down the air line industry, the shipping industry and thousands of jobs.  They aren’t out to kill a lot of people or spend a lot of money – just send a package […]

Al Qaeda in Yemen Announce Strategy Change to Target US Economy

November 21, 2010


Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) headquartered in Yemen have announced that the parcel bombs they recently were successful in introducing  into the US transport system would be their future focus.  They confirmed they were targeting the US  economy and their first target would be the Airline Industry.  They needn’t have bothered.  It appears […]

Al Qaeda Can’t Be Beaten Says New Head UK Armed Forces

November 14, 2010


The new head of Britain’s armed forces, Gen Sir David Richards, has warned that the West cannot defeat al-Qaeda and militant Islam. He said defeating Islamist militancy was “unnecessary and would never be achieved”. However, he argued that it could be “contained” to allow Britons to lead secure lives. Gen Richards, 58, said the threat […]

BREAKING: President to Address Nation 4:15 PM RE Packages Found on Planes

October 29, 2010

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The President just addressed the nation and explained what had transpired relative to suspicious packages found on cargo planes that had originated in Yemen.  One plane had stopped in Britain and the other in Dubai. The packages were  addressed to a Chicago Synagogue. A tip led to their discovery. They contained explosives (this fact was […]

US At a Disadvantage in War on Terror: Lack of Religious Conviction and Knowledge

October 8, 2010


Islamic terrorists cry out to Allah as they launch an attack.  In the US, we are more like Patrick Henry – “I regret I have but one life to give for my country.”  Not only is democracy our “religion,” we have seeming exhibited less fervor in expressing our devotion to this cause than in the […]

Truth and Fiction in Afghanistan

October 7, 2010


Danny Schechter wrote When News Lies (2006) about media complicity and the war in Iraq. His film WMD (Weapons of Mass Deception) covered that coverage.  He has an article at Al Jazeera (English) “When the Taliban calls, pick up” …  Is the limited coverage of the Afghan war in the US a symptom of life […]

Terrorist Warnings Be Damned.

October 6, 2010


High alert, red alert, the British are coming, man the torpedos and the barbarian is at the gate…. Obviously, down through history there have been warnings of extreme danger.  So it seems that to be free from them, one either has to travel to another habitable planet or find some refuge within one’s self.  This […]

Not Banning the Burqa in France Would Not Stop Terror Attacks

October 2, 2010


The U.S. is expected to issue a travel alert for Europe in light of recent terror threat information, U.S. officials said Saturday. Possible backlash from the French burqa ban is considered a factor. [CNN] In the war against terror, it doesn’t take any action on the part of any of the western nation these days […]

Should There Be Muslim Civil Rights in the US?

July 15, 2010


CAIR is the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR). It considers itself a civil rights organization.  In this 2009 video, CAIR  National Executive Director, Nihad Awad,  propose specific civil rights that should be accorded to Muslims; they outline actions they would like to see the Obama Administration take.  The make annual reports on the state of […]