Jaw-dropping headline of the day (Huffington Post):
Actor Matthew Marsden Hides Right-Wing Political Views.
Bounce this against: Coming Out In Hollywood Not Always Easy… which, you may be shocked to find out, is not about right-wingers. Ah yes, how the liberal-Left really feels about tolerance and differing opinions.
Conserva-babe Michell Malkin catches NYT columnist Nicolas Kristoff peddling lies in and advocacy-journalism piece in support of Obamacare.
Deadspin breaks down some of the pros and cons of an 18-week NFL regular season schedule. Personally, we’re against it and think it’s a moot point anyway as the hurdles to make this happen are too high to overcome. By employing this logic, expect to see an 18-game schedule two CBAs from now.
More Ft. Hood good news. Andrew McCarthy, the man who prosecuted the Blind Sheikh and Zacarias Moussaoui has this:
Worse, last evening, Safi was apparently permitted to present a check (evidently on behalf of ISNA) to the families of the victims of last month's Fort Hood massacre. A military source told the blogger Barbarossa at the Jawa Report: "This is nothing short of blood money. This is criminal and the Ft. Hood base commander should be fired right now."
Hey, gang, believe it: Green really is the new Green. Bret Stephens follows the money trail and details just how much jack is being shelled out in the name of, uhh… climate change research.
We shall fight in the air, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields, we shall fight in the hills — for 18 months. Then we start packing for home.
Charles Krauthammer shares our concerns regarding a Commander-in-Chief who lacks a certain fire in the belly.
And finally, the L.A. Times has photo gallery here of their favorite Holiday beers. Remember, folks, stay away from the fruit.