Monthly Archives: June 2012

Watchers Council Nominations – Order In The Court Edition

Welcome to the Watcher’s Council, a blogging group consisting of some of the most incisive blogs in the ‘sphere, and the longest running group of its kind in existence. Every week, the members nominate two posts each, one written by … Continue reading

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Arizona Immigration Law

Here is a link to the decision  ARIZONA v US Police are allowed to check someone’s status if they believe they have committed a deportable offense.

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The Islamist Storm and the Coming War

Sometimes saying “I told you so” really isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Over a year ago I mentioned that the Arab Spring was going to turn into the Islamists summer and the world’s new winter. So it has … Continue reading

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Judaism Big Tent in Jerusalem…No Not Always Necessary

Actually I am not talking about Jerusalem finally acknowledging the Reform and Conservative movements in Judaism. The recognition of these groups and their Judaic practice is a longtime coming. I am talking about the inclusion of  persons who call for … Continue reading

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This is Matisyahu’s new single. He is cleanshaven with blond hair in the video. Let me tell you, his new look created days and days of discussion. For an ultra-religious Jew, shaving off that beard is a big “no,no.” There … Continue reading

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Mary Cheney Weds Heather Poe…Mazel Tov

VP Dick Cheney and his wife happily announced the marriage of their daughter Mary to her longtime companion Heather Poe. That’s right folks the right-wing neocon Cheney family is very pro-gay-marriage. They have always been supportive of their daughter. It’s … Continue reading

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