Bob Owens

The saddest truth in politics is that people get the leaders they deserve

Archive for December, 2011

Muslim that threatened lawmakers over depiction of Islam as violent is killed after attacking police officer with knife and gun

Maybe threatening lawmakers and ambushing police officers isn’t the best way to convince people of your faith’s benign nature. A Muslim woman who had been charged with sending fake weapons and a pig’s foot to two New York lawmakers was killed during a struggle with a cop in Georgia on Sunday, authorities said. Jameela Barnette, 53, […]

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Ron Paul isn’t as racist as you think he is, but he’s twice as crazy

Don’t take my word for it. Read what long-time Ron Paul senior aide Eric Dondero has to say about his former boss. Paul’s not a bigot, except when he is. Paul’s not a racist, except when he is. Paul’s not homophobic, but won’t use a “gay” bathroom. Paul’s not an anti-Semite, he just hates Israel and […]

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NY Times can’t find extremists, unless they want to

I am not a Ron Paul fan. His foreign policy views are naive and dangerous, and are disqualifying in their own right. Nonetheless, the NY Times decided to rip into Paul for the support he gets from radical racial groups. The American Free Press, which markets books like “The Invention of the Jewish People” and “March of […]

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EMPs, fact and fiction

The Charlotte Observer is the latest (and I do mean several weeks late) to write about Newt Gingrich’s views on the use of electro-magnetic pulse (EMP) weapons of nuclear origin, especially as told in the forward of William Forschen’s One Second After. Airliners falling from the sky. Mass starvation. Roving gangs in lawless cities. Highways […]

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Merry Christmas

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