Archive for June 2, 2006
Amal militia in Lebanon provides the bodyguards for Iyad `Allawi (former puppet prime minister/car bomber/embezzler-in-Yemen/Saddam’s henchman) when he visits Lebanon, and he always visits Lebanon. He also talks about his last meeting with his friend, Rafiq Hariri.
Beirut Riots: these were unsurprising. I have been telling you that the place is boiling with divisions, tensions, and animosities while Hassan Fattah and Washington Post were busy hailing the “Cedar Revolution.” The anger at LBC-TV is now new, and this is not related exclusively to this particular episode of its highly unfunny program, Basmat [...]
Wisam Sa`adah on Lebanon, “the mental asylum”.
Nadim Gemayyel’s mom now allows him to speak. So Nadim Gemayyel spoke today on the LBC controversy. He spoke about the need for tolerating media criticisms of politicians. Oh, ya. When his war criminal father, Bashir, was head of the Lebanese Forces, he once watched the news cast on state TV (before the days of [...]
Fools-of-Hamas-Update. Isma`il Haniyyah accused “international forces” of conspiraing against his government. Yet, he still expresses respect for “brother-president, Abu Mazen”. He does not know of Abu Mazen’s role in that conspiracy. Keep dreaming.
Johnny cant read? Oh, no. Johnny can read. But Hassan Fattah of the New York Times can’t read Arabic. This is what he said about the sign in Na`mah above: “At the camp of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command in Naameh, a sign warns “Public Entrance Prohibited.”” In fact, as you–those [...]
Abu Mazen visited Suha`Arafat in Tunisia. The Palestinian people are starving, and Abu Mazen will now begin the transfer of millions to her account.
Dictatorships you like: “White House Plans Sale of Missiles to Pakistan”
A friend and colleague of Leo Strauss at the University of Chicago told me that he may have been a follower of V. Jabotinsky.