The Patriot Act has failed America… unless what you define as success is the seizure of huge amounts of personal information from the private accounts of millions of Americans.
Robert Gates now admits that American spying programs have not brought any news of Osama Bin Laden’s whereabouts for years. The FISA Amendments Act and the Patriot Act have completely failed to bring in any up to date intelligence to help bring the mastermind of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
For all the reasons that we were told that going to war in Afghanistan would be a good idea, war has been an ineffective tool, in fact.
Barack Obama doesn’t have military experience, but conveniently, Robert Gibbs has not seen fit to criticize that.
Remember all those reports of warships being sent to the Persian Gulf to prepare for the coming Iran war? Remember the reports that secret operatives were already in Iran to set the stage for an invasion?
In the world of John McCain and Sarah Palin, “gotcha journalism” means voters asking questions that McCain and Palin cannot respond to with a coherent answer. I hope we see more gotcha journalism in the weeks to come.
On Terrorist Publicity Day, it is your patriotic duty to let the terrorists know that they did an effective job of bringing you under their power. Remember – today isn’t about you. It’s about them, the terrorists. Spread the word.
We can be free. We don’t need to be afraid. Nobody is going to kill you if the integrity of the Bill of Rights is restored. Barack Obama, in his new allegiance of fear with George W. Bush, doesn’t want you to believe that, but history is clear in this regard.
Mohammed wanted to release his own video because, he actually doesn’t mind having cartoons made of him. Look, I know that this goes against Islamic theology, but right here we have the prophet Mohammed on video saying that it’s okay.