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Romney’s Foreign Policy Spokesman Is Too Gay To Talk About Foreign Policy

Buried under the recent contretemps over Richard Grenell’s misogynist Twitter posts was the fact that Grenell, a former Bush UN spokesman and newly-hired Romney foreign policy surrogate, was gay. PoliticOlogy only mentioned this in passing, as it seemed slightly relevant in the context of offensive tweets, but not in his role doing anything related to foreign policy.

Stupid me! Grenell stepped down from his post on Tuesday, citing problems over his sexuality…Read More

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Obama, Netanyahu Dial Down Iran War Talk In AIPAC Speeches

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

On Monday night, President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu both addressed AIPAC, the insanely influential American Israeli lobbyist group, on the loaded subject of war with Iran.

“Israel has waited patiently for the international community to resolve this issue,” Netanyahutold the crowd of 13,000. “As Prime Minister of Israel, I will never let my people live in the shadow of annihilation.”…Read More

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Tucker Carlson: “Iran Deserves To Be Annihilated”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Conservative commentator and proprietor of the Daily Caller, Tucker Carlson, ignited a controversy on Wednesday when he told the panel on Fox News Channel’s “Red Eye” that Iran is evil and deserves annihilation…Read More

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Santorum Amps Up Right Wing Rhetoric, But At What Cost?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rick Santorum’s eye-raising comments this weekend, about prenatal testing and World War II, highlight just how difficult it will be for the candidate to maneuver from his few primary victories to the White House…Read More

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Iran: Worst Case Scenario Rapidly Approaching

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Some day in the very near future, Americans will awake to a terrifying scenario: overnight, elements of the Israeli Air Force conducted surgical strikes in Iran to neutralize their nuclear activities. Simultaneously, Israel conducted raids into Southern Lebanon and Gaza to limit the retaliatory capability of Iranian surrogates Hezbollah and Hamas…Read More

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Violence In Syria Escalates, Global And Regional Powers Debate Intervention

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last week, Russia and China cast their veto in the United Nations Security Council preventing a resolution in that body calling on Syria to end its months-long campaign of violence against civilians as that Middle Eastern nation spirals into civil war. Following that veto, Syrian security forces proceeded to escalate their prosecution of the war that threatens to send the volatile region into further chaos…Read More

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Iranian Nuclear Scientist Killed By Magnetic Bomb

 

 

 

 

 

 

U.S.-Iran relations took a Mission Impossible-style turn today, as two motorcycle-bound assailants killed Mostafa Ahmadi Roshan, a key figure in Iran’s nuclear program, by attaching a magnetic bomb to his car. Given that Rick Perry claimed last weekend that Iran can move at “literally the speed of light,” those were some fast motorcycles…Read more.

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