Less Awesome, but Still…

You know, when you have people like Magda reading your stuff, you gotta be on your toes. I did a bit of checking and there IS a US Aircraft Carrier sitting off the coast of Israel and, by now, might actually be off the coast of Lebanon – but over the horizon. But, it’s not an … Read more

The Iranians do not expect to be attacked

At the ripe old age of 90, Barnard Lewis has seen a lot, and the part of the ‘lot’ that we are interested in is Iran. True, he’s controversial, and he’s stuck his foot in a lot smelly topics and come away with a bad smell himself… But, his insight is incredible. So many of his predictions have … Read more

Too Late for A Good One

Haq al-Awda. Sounds like a disease, or at least something that your Mom told you to stop doing on the sidewalk. Well, it IS a disease, one of many social diseases afflicting the Arab soul. It means, “the right of return” – for Palestinians. In most Western countries, we let refugees become a part of … Read more

Something to be Proud of

Right now, Israel is in the midst of some real soul searching. Oh, not the normal kind where you sit and think hard about why you did this, or why you feel like that. No, Israelis are searching the souls of their leaders. They want to know the whys and wherefores of the war in … Read more