Why Militant Islam Will Eventually Wither and Die
Bill Quick

Hadji Needs Weapons Men, Too | WeaponsMan Today, 6 plus billion people will arise in the morning and go about their day, a day that is everywhere eased and enriched by the discoveries  of scientists as made concrete by engineers. … Continue reading

The Dire Future of Militant Islam
Bill Quick

The Thought Police Did Not Like it When I Said… | Scott Adams Blog Seeing the Future Changing topics slightly, I give you an image from today’s failed terrorist attack in Paris. To me, that looks like the future. You … Continue reading

Remembering Pearl Harbor – And Why the Progressive Left Would Rather We Forget It
Bill Quick

For a while there has been an effort in progressive circles to flush Pearl Harbor down the memory hole.  It’s too “unpleasant,” or “frightening,” or “bizarre.” The reason for that is simple:  Pearl Harbor, and the reaction to it, are … Continue reading

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Bush Won In Iraq, Then Obama Lost: Sorry, But That’s All Hooey
Bill Quick

Over at Instapundit, Glenn and others are back on the “Bush Won Victory In Iraq  But Obama Threw It All Away” bandwagon. Interestingly, they cite NYT war critic Dexter Filkins as a major source of this judgement.  Apparently, though, none … Continue reading

The Horror: Russia Is Actually Serious About Winning This War
Bill Quick

Russia Is Using Old, Dumb Bombs, Making Syria Air War Even More Brutal – The Daily Beast Not only do Putin’s fighter jets not appear to be targeting ISIS, their inaccurate attacks look worryingly similar to those of Assad’s own … Continue reading

Remember When Algeria Was An Integral Part of France?
Bill Quick

Algerian War – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia In 1834, Algeria became a French military colony and, in 1848, was declared by the constitution of 1848 to be an integral part of France and divided into three French departments (Algiers, Oran … Continue reading

Fight Them On the Beaches….
Bill Quick

A Third Of Migrants To Italy Refusing Identification Measures More than 40,000 migrants who arrived in Italy this year have refused to be identified. Italian police say many choose to remain unknown hoping to move on to other EU member states. Of … Continue reading

Same Old, Same Old
Bill Quick

Report: Iran Seeks to Ethnically Cleanse Syrian Sunnis in Support of Assad | The Tower Iran is seeking to expel hundreds of thousands of Sunni Muslims from Damascus, the capital of Syria, “in an effort to cement local support for the regime … Continue reading

On Obama, Torture, and Bullshit
Bill Quick

Obama’s Secret Elite Interrogation Squad May Not Be So Elite — And Might Be Doomed But six years on, the Obama administration’s elite interrogation force is on shaky ground. U.S. officials and outside critics question the effectiveness of its interrogators, whether … Continue reading

War on Truth, Justice, and the American Way
Bill Quick

Articles: Trumping the Republican Establishment In the eight years from 2001 to 2009 when the Republicans did control the White House (and both Houses of Congress for six years) spending skyrocketed, the nation became embroiled in an unnecessary and costly, … Continue reading

Hiroshima and Nagasaki: To the Winners Go the Morals
Bill Quick

Debating the Morality of Hiroshima | Stratfor Each year at this time — the anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima — the world pauses. The pause is less to mourn the dead than to debate a moral question: whether the … Continue reading

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Gentry GOP/Donor Class Team Up to Destroy Conservative Wing of Party
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Donald Trump — Wrong Candidate for the GOP | National Review Online The only answer to division and hatred on the left is inclusion and unity on the right. War: Chamber of Commerce gearing up to take out conservative incumbents … Continue reading

Islam At War With Us? You Don’t Say….
Bill Quick

Ted Cruz: Chattanooga Shooting Shows Need for Immigration Overhaul, Arming Military on Bases | National Review Online We can thoroughly overhaul our broken immigration system that is allowing this type of individual to gain citizenship. And we can accept the reality … Continue reading

Sure, I’ve Got Answers
Bill Quick

A year on, no quick fix to halt IS ‘caliphate’ – Yahoo News Beirut (AFP) – A year after its establishment, the Islamic State group’s self-declared “caliphate” in Syria and Iraq remains well-funded and heavily armed, and experts say it … Continue reading

Mistakes Were Made
Bill Quick

Fewer in U.S. View Iraq, Afghanistan Wars as Mistakes WASHINGTON, D.C. — Amid a security situation in Iraq and Afghanistan that continues to be contentious, a smaller share of Americans now than last year view the conflict in Afghanistan or … Continue reading

We Don’t Do War. We Do Democracy Projects.
Bill Quick

Mark Levin: China’s Hacking of U.S. Government Computers ‘Is an Act of War’ Nationally syndicated radio host Mark Levin called China’s hacking into the U.S. government’s personnel computer system “an act of war.” “This is an act of war. Our … Continue reading

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InfoCon DELTA
Bill Quick

2001 DARPA movie predicts the state of today’s technology Does DARPA employ psychics or something? I mean they must, or how else can you explain this precognitive glimpse at the modern world? The advanced research agency produced it more than … Continue reading

Fighting
Bill Quick

Instapundit » Blog Archive » PAMELA GELLER’S RESPONSE: “This is a war.”    Her op-ed response to critics, in Time: So, why are… Read the whole thing.  I like her.  She fights.  And she is asking the right questions. Here’s … Continue reading

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There’s War, and Then There Is Twitter War
Bill Quick

Tom Cotton Started a Twitter Spat With Iran’s Foreign Minister – NationalJournal.com April 30, 2015 On Wednesday, Tom Cotton was tweeting photos of his newborn son. On Thursday, he was tweeting criticism at the Iranian foreign minister. The freshman Republican … Continue reading

Neither Bush Nor Obama Ever Tried to Destroy the Muslim Terror Threat Against America
Bill Quick

Obama’s No Good, Stupid Assumptions Underlying His Iran Deal We tried to reorder the Mideast through regime and society change in Iraq. That didn’t work. So yes, we needed to take another swing at it but Obama, either through incompetence … Continue reading

The “Black Swan” In the White House
Bill Quick

Articles: Thinking the unthinkable about Obama’s Middle East Policy What consequences could those be? Our species has a decent probability of unleashing a limited nuclear war within the next 12 months.  There would be mega deaths from the initial detonations, … Continue reading

In Some Cases, War-War Is Better Than Jaw-Jaw
Bill Quick

War with Iran is probably our best option – The Washington Post Otherwise, only military actions — by Israel against Iraq and Syria, and through the specter of U.S. force against Libya — have halted nuclear programs. Sanctions have never … Continue reading