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Disinformation Ahead of Bibi’s Visit? Seems likely.

This morning, Memeorandum is dominated by a rightie blogswarm, all focused on this Reuters story: Report: Obama Threatened to...

Christie lied to us about Planned Parenthood, but not at CPAC (Guest Editorial)

It was interesting to hear Gov. Chris Christie finally admit he was flat-out lying about his reasons for vetoing funding to...

Cartoon: Boris Nemtsov assasinated

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The GOP’s loud ‘yes’ to ‘no’

WASHINGTON — It’s a daunting challenge to spin the word “no” into a hopeful and forward-looking...

Netanyahu dominates Israel’s election coverage

Netanyahu dominates election coverage By Ira Sharkansky JERUSALEM (SDONA) — For a political scientist committed to the view...

Can Netanyahu Be Trusted?

Josh Marshall spells out why he thinks the answer is no on Talking Points Memo. You probably remember that Netanyahu speech a...

Maps to the Stars (Movie Review)

5/5 There is skewering Hollywood and then there is squeezing it by the neck, disemboweling it with a straight razor and...

Congress and Israel-Iran: Another Veto?

Nerves are already frayed, tempers are already flaring, invectives are already flying over the ill-advised,...

Cartoon: Boris Nemtsov Killed in Moscow

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Netanyahu Speech to Congress Sparks Increasing Warnings

Conservative talkers and some in the non-monolithic Jewish community may be applauding Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin...

Yes Indeed: Venezuela Coup Attempts are Aided by Washington (La Jornada, Mexico)

Since Hugo Chavez was first elected president of Venezuela in 1999, the country’s leaders have charged the...

Justifiable Fear of a Creeping Police State (Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Germany)

The recently reported theft by American and British intelligence of SIM card codes for potentially billions of smart...

Cartoon: Stalin Putin

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Olbermann: The Once and Former King

Olbermann: The Once and Former King By Christine Flowers Keith Olbermann should be used to this by now. Two-bit, Class B...

Ex-Mossad chief: Netanyahu taking ‘intolerable’ risks with Israeli security

Former Mossad chief Meir Dagan at a meeting of the Knesset’s Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee in 2010. (photo...

Guantanamo: Interview with Nancy Hollander

Nancy Hollander is a partner at the law firm of Freedman, Boyd, Hollander, Goldberg, Urias & Ward in Albuquerque,...

About #theDress

Of course, you’ve heard of #theDress by now. I initially thought the Tumblr post was trolling. In other words, I...

Inhabitants Of A Class M Planet Say Goodbye To Leonard Nimoy

A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory. LLAP — Leonard Nimoy...

Buchanan on GOP Hawks

Paleo-conservative Patrick Buchanan offers an insightful (and sobering) take on his party’s foreign policy hawks in...

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Maps to the Stars (Movie Review)

5/5 There is skewering Hollywood and then there is squeezing it by the neck, disemboweling it with a straight razor and...

Inhabitants Of A Class M Planet Say Goodbye To Leonard Nimoy

A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory. LLAP — Leonard Nimoy...

Yes Indeed: Venezuela Coup Attempts are Aided by Washington (La Jornada, Mexico)

Since Hugo Chavez was first elected president of Venezuela in 1999, the country’s leaders have charged the...

Justifiable Fear of a Creeping Police State (Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Germany)

The recently reported theft by American and British intelligence of SIM card codes for potentially billions of smart...

Is Russia Doomed to lose in Ukraine?

Is Russia doomed to lose in Ukraine? Alexander J. Motyl in a piece in World Affairs (h/T to RealClearWorld) says it is,...

Christie lied to us about Planned Parenthood, but not at CPAC (Guest Editorial)

It was interesting to hear Gov. Chris Christie finally admit he was flat-out lying about his reasons for vetoing funding to...

The GOP’s loud ‘yes’ to ‘no’

WASHINGTON — It’s a daunting challenge to spin the word “no” into a hopeful and forward-looking...

Congress and Israel-Iran: Another Veto?

Nerves are already frayed, tempers are already flaring, invectives are already flying over the ill-advised,...

Justifiable Fear of a Creeping Police State (Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Germany)

The recently reported theft by American and British intelligence of SIM card codes for potentially billions of smart...

About #theDress

Of course, you’ve heard of #theDress by now. I initially thought the Tumblr post was trolling. In other words, I...

CRONENBERG WEEK: Videodrome (1983)

4.5/5 Some directors, such as Peter Weir, have disguised their sensibility behind a repertoire of work varied enough to...