PIE Opinions

Taliban Rising

While Obama administration officials and their media allies are furiously attempting to spin the swap of U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl for five high-level Taliban terrorists in their favor, the other side of the equation is weighing in as well. Taliban leaders are  expressing  jubilation over the trade, hailing […] Click here to view original web page at www.frontpagemag.com Read More »

Rat Deserts Sinking Ship

With Barack Obama’s foreign policy devolving into an embarrassment, Hillary Clinton and her friends in the press are trying to create some distance between Obama and his Secretary of State: “Clinton recalls foreign policy disagreements with Obama in book: report.” For one thing, Clinton presciently worried about exchanging Taliban […] Click here to view original web page at www.powerlineblog.com Read More »

Covering up Minority Crime Leads to Gun Control

Commenting recently on the Elliot Rodger killings, arch-leftist Michael Moore wrote that while “other countries have more violent pasts…more guns per capita in their homes…and the kids in most other countries watch the same violent movies and play the same violent video games that our kids play, no one […] Click here to view original web page at www.americanthinker.com Read More »

Bolton: Children Should Not Be ‘In Charge of Foreign Policy’

State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf presents a daily press briefing on Thursday, June 5, 2014. (Screenshot: State Dep’t) (CNSNews.com) – “Children” should not be in charge of foreign policy, former U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. John Bolton said Thursday, responding to a State Department spokeswoman’s comments earlier this week […] Click here to view original web page at www.cnsnews.com Read More »

Obama’s Unraveling Bergdahl Narrative

The Unraveling

Late in the afternoon of Saturday, May 31, Barack Obama strode confidently to a lectern in the White House Rose Garden flanked by the parents of Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, a soldier who had gone missing from his platoon in the mountains of Afghanistan in June 2009. Newscom “This morning […] Click here to view original web page at www.weeklystandard.com Read More »

Dinesh D’Souza: Americans ‘are being prepared for a political and financial shakedown’

In connection with the release of his new book “ America: Imagine a World Without Her ,” we conducted an interview with bestselling conservative author, filmmaker and recent Real News guest ,  Dinesh D’Souza . In the interview, we covered such topics as the left’s disingenuous championing of the […] Click here to view original web page at www.theblaze.com Read More »

President Obama’s Prisoner Swap Weakened the Rule of Law

Every POW trade is a tough judgment call. The White House negotiated a defensible deal for Bowe Bergdahl but broke the law by hiding it from Congress. More Reuters President Obama is under scrutiny for his decision to swap five Taliban figures held at Guantanamo Bay for Sergeant Bowe […] Click here to view original web page at www.theatlantic.com Read More »

Ceteris Paribus in Government Assumptions

This useful little Latin phrase explains a lot about why liberals get so much wrong… Have you noticed that the word “unexpected” keeps cropping up in announcement after announcement coming out of the White House, the various agencies within the Executive Branch, and news reports concerning the unintended consequences associated with things that the government has loudly trumpeted are going ... Read More »

Bungling Bergdahl

I have spent a good deal of time considering how to approach this column. We know about the “fog of war” when first reports of action are typically incorrect because of the confusion borne of people shooting at each other… Click here to view original web page at www.cnsnews.com Read More »

Whatever Became Of Morality?

Whatever Became Of Morality?

What are we to make of this? http://edition.cnn.com/2014/06/03/justice/wisconsin-girl-stabbed/index.html Two 12 year-old white American girls who look perfectly normal stabbed their 12-year old friend 19 times in a murder attempt.  By murdering their friend the girls hoped to win the acceptance of  a totally fictitious  cartoon character on a website. […] Click here to view original web page at www.infowars.com Read More »