"Evil is powerless if the good are unafraid" - Ronald Reagan

New York

Make No Mistake, This Man has it Right

Cosby Tells Parents, "Take Responsibility For Your Children"
By The Associated Press
Original Article

DETROIT - Entertainer Bill Cosby has urged members of a primarily black audience to protect their children from the crime and promiscuity attacking poor urban neighborhoods, and to use their collective voice to stand up to what he called the forces of evil.

Something to Think About

Does Bin Laden Seek to Overthrow the Saudi Monarchy?
By Stephen Schwartz
Original Article

Of all the media myths about Islamist extremism prevalent in the West, none is hardier than the claim that Osama bin Laden and al-Qaida seek to overthrow the Saudi monarchy. This cliché is repeated time after time by network and cable television anchors, newspaper reporters, columnists and other pundits, and government experts on all sides.

Pearl of Wisdom

Associated Press Leads Democrats with Stupid, Idiotic Story on Bush Inauguration
Rush Limbaugh
Original Article

You know, this story has been effervescing out there, been bubbling up out there. You've seen strains of this story, sort of like the flu that have been trying to catch hold and we've been warding them off, but the latest push for this story now comes from our old buddy Will Lester, at the Associated Press. And this story is exactly why the majority of the people in this country do not trust the American media.

Blue Berry Muffins

This is what it is all about.

Leaving now to make Blue Berry Muffins for my five year old daughter at nine o'clock in the morning. That is what it means to be an American. We are the only nation that strives to have what we want, when we want it. The rest of the world benefits from this seemingly hedonistic atitude. That is why we are loved as a nation, but at times, despised individually. The truth is you cannot have one without the other. I would do anything for my little daughter. I really don't think that blue berry muffins at nine o'clock in the morning will adversely affect the rest of her life. In fact, I believe that having blue berry muffins at nine o'clock in the morning will imprint on her the fact that a free nation, a free individual can have what it wants, when it wants. We can solve any problem with freedom of thought, freedom of information, freedom of expression.

Truth, Justice, and the American Way

Aiding and Abetting the Enemy: the Media in Iraq
By LTC Tim Ryan, CO, 2/12 Cav, 1st Cav Div
Original Article

What if domestic news outlets continually fed American readers headlines like: "Bloody Week on U.S. Highways: Some 700 Killed," or "More Than 900 Americans Die Weekly from Obesity-Related Diseases"? Both of these headlines might be true statistically, but do they really represent accurate pictures of the situations? ....

The Final Frontier, Truly Spectacular

Huygens Probe Returns First Images of Titan's Surface
By Peter de Selding
Space News Staff Writer
Original Article

DARMSTADT, Germany -- The first pictures revealing the surface of Saturn's moon, Titan, were shown from Europe's Huygens probe, showing what look like drainage channels on the surface of what until today has been a planet totally hidden from view. The image unveiling marked the end of a successful journey for the hardy Huygens probe and the culmination of 25 years of work by mission managers . . . . .