As an American I still feel enormous pride in what Israel did 43 years ago today. As the linked essay states, Israel — the bulwark of democracy in the Middle East — proved the war against Islamic fascism was indeed winnable. […] In the decade preceding Entebbe, Palestinian terrorists were responsible for at least 50 […]
The Battle of Kosovo Why Eastern Europeans are much more reluctant to accept Muslim migrants than their Western counterparts can be traced back to circumstances surrounding a pivotal battle, that of Kosovo, which took place on June 15, 1389, exactly 630 years ago today. It pitted Muslim invaders against Eastern European defenders—the ancestors of those […]
A series of audio recordings were released by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) that detailed the aviation response on September 11, 2001. The New York Times has created a page that allows you hear the tapes with a rolling transcript. Kudos to them for doing this. They […]
In memoriam. The 2,996.
I remember. I’ll never forget.
September 11, 2001: “Today: Less humid. Sunshine. High 79.” 6:00 AM: Polls open in New York City for primary elections. 7:59 AM: American Airlines Flight 11 [carrying 87 innocent people, including crew, excluding hijackers] takes off from Boston’s Logan International Airport for Los Angeles. 8:00 AM: New York City public schools open for the fourth […]
.@Varneyco: "A record 529 Syrian refugees have been welcomed into this country…Not a single Christian among them." pic.twitter.com/LC5nLEKsDA — FOX Business (@FoxBusiness) May 26, 2016 As always, it is what it is… Stuart Varney @ FBN @ Facebook: The family of one of the San Bernardino terrorists is set to receive $250,000 in life insurance […]