Time is running out. I continue to pray that Father Jenkins has a conversion of the heart as well as common sense.
Sweet! Read it all. God Bless the Navy SEALs.
Navy commander: Three shots by SEALs ended sea standoff | HamptonRoads.com | PilotOnline.com: "The SEALs who ended the five-day pirate drama parachuted from their aircraft to the sea off Somalia and were picked up by the Norfolk-based destroyer Bainbridge, which had been negotiating with the pirates and was towing the pirated lifeboat at the time."
Hot Air » Blog Archive » Video: Obama bows to Saudi king?: "If this is a bow, it’s more than Elizabeth got when The One met her yesterday. Maybe if she started beheading people for not practicing the state religion, she’d have received a little more deference. Exit quotation from a 1994 edition of the NYT, contemplating the prospect of Clinton bowing to Japan’s emperor: “Canadians still bow to England’s Queen; so do Australians. Americans shake hands. If not to stand eye-to-eye with royalty, what else were 1776 and all that about?”"
PROMISES, PROMISES: Obama tax pledge up in smoke: "WASHINGTON – One of President Barack Obama's campaign pledges on taxes went up in puffs of smoke Wednesday.Suck it up you Obamabots who smoke. That's all I can say. It's only going to get worse from here. Suck. It. Up.
The largest increase in tobacco taxes took effect despite Obama's promise not to raise taxes of any kind on families earning under $250,000 or individuals under $200,000.
This is one tax that disproportionately affects the poor, who are more likely to smoke than the rich.
To be sure, Obama's tax promises in last year's campaign were most often made in the context of income taxes. Not always.
'I can make a firm pledge,' he said in Dover, N.H., on Sept. 12. 'Under my plan, no family making less than $250,000 a year will see any form of tax increase. Not your income tax, not your payroll tax, not your capital gains taxes, not any of your taxes.'"