End of Day Archives

Friday, January 9, 2015 -- Paris Siege Ends, A Fifth Column, The West's Response, The Left's Surrender

Paris Siege Ends

Two hostage crises in Paris were resolved today. Cherif and Said Kouachi, the two jihadists responsible for Wednesday's slaughter at Charlie Hebdo, seized a hostage and entered a printing plant outside of Paris. They told police that they wanted to die as martyrs. They got their wish.

Not long after the police cornered the Kouachi brothers, a second jihadist...

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Thursday, January 8, 2015 -- Muslim Radicalism, Liberal Media Fears, White House Response, Jewish Realignment

How Deep Is Muslim Radicalism?

Many commentators are assuring us this morning that sympathy in the Muslim world for the kind of terror attack that took place in Paris yesterday is incredibly small. But last year a Pew Research survey in Muslim countries found disturbingly...

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Wednesday, January 7, 2015 -- Paris Under Siege, Message To The Media, Will GOP Fold Or Fight, Obama's Threats

Paris Under Siege

In the wake of this morning's terrorist attack on the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, Paris looks like a city under siege. Soldiers armed with assault rifles are patrolling streets, subway stations, houses of worship and major tourist attractions like the Eiffel Tower. And with good reason: At the time of this writing, the gunmen still remain at large.


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Tuesday, January 6, 2015 -- Carol's Mom Goes Home, Obama's Failures, Attkisson v. Holder, Obamacare Hits Harvard

Carol's Mom Goes Home To The Lord

Carol's mom, Jean Hoke, has passed away. She loved the Lord. We know she has gone on to her new home in Heaven, where a place filled with the glory of God, free of anxiety, pain and suffering, has been lovingly prepared for her.

Over her 91 years, Jean was a loving wife and mother. Like so many of the "Greatest Generation," she...

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Monday, January 5, 2015 -- Republican Rebellion, Obama's Back, Grubergate Continues, Israel Wiped Off The Map

Republican Rebellion

There is a rebellion brewing in the House Republican ranks -- a "mini-mutiny" as one columnist put it -- against Speaker John Boehner. Two strong conservatives, Reps. Louie Gohmert of Texas and Ted Yoho of Florida, are putting their names forward as candidates for speaker of the House.

Dislodging Boehner will be challenging. Republicans made historic gains...

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Tuesday, December 30, 2014 -- Grimm Gone, Is Scalise Next, Good News and Bad News

Grimm Gone

Late yesterday evening, Rep. Michael Grimm (R-NY) announced that he would resign from Congress effective January 5th -- one day before the new Congress formally meets. Grimm's resignation was necessitated by last week's guilty plea on charges of tax evasion, which could send him to jail for three years.

First elected in 2010, Grimm has been dogged by allegations of campaign finance violations since...

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Monday, December 29, 2014 -- GQ's Bias, Obama Touts Tehran, Pence In Israel

GQ's Left-wing Bias

The end of the year always brings lists of some kind. Lists of celebrities who passed away. Lists of new breakthroughs and products. Lists of new laws taking effect. The biggest blockbuster movies and most popular songs. We can thank GQ for providing this year's list of the 20...

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Wednesday, December 24, 2014 -- Hope and Blessings

Hope And Blessings

Christmas is a time of hope and blessings, a celebration of life and salvation. The Scriptures teach us that children are a blessing from God. It has also been said that the birth of each new child is a sign that God has not yet given up on this world.

That was never more true than the night two thousand years ago when the Son of Man was born in Bethlehem; born to bring the hope of salvation and the blessing of eternal life. When...

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Tuesday, December 23, 2014 -- Good Week For Tyrants, The Left's Hate Speech

A Good Week For Tyrants

Castro is crowing in Cuba. The mullahs are merry in Tehran. Kim Jong-un is kicking it up in North Korea. And Obama is back on the golf course.

Saturday, Cuban President Raul Castro delivered an hour-long victory speech before the Cuban National Assembly. The communist spies released by Obama were given a hero's welcome. A gloating Castro declared, "Now we've really won the war....

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Monday, December 22, 2014 -- NYPD Officers Assassinated, The Response

New York Officers Assassinated

The mob that marched through a New York City neighborhood chanting, "What do we want? Dead cops! When do we want it? Now!" had to wait a whole week before getting its hellish wish. Sadly, these disgusting murders were predictable.

After months of demagoguery...

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