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Think About The Connection Between Hitler And Darwin

Think About The Connection Between Hitler And Darwin
By April 18, 2008

[Ed note: The documentary Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed, starring Ben Stein, premiers today. The film purports to show that views on the origins of life and species that dissent from orthodox evolutionary theory have been systematically, well, expelled from the … Read More

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Obama Endorsed by Hamas, Only Six Degrees from Hitler

Obama Endorsed by Hamas, Only Six Degrees from Hitler
By April 18, 2008

Guilt by association time! In the Democratic debates in Philly Wednesday night, moderator George Stephanopoulos asked Barack Obama to explain his relationship to bomb-happy Weather Underground vet William Ayers. Obama visited the Ayers residence once in 1995, to attend a … Read More

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Benedict XVI Is “Deeply Ashamed” Of The Serial-Rapist Priests He Shielded From Justice

Benedict XVI Is “Deeply Ashamed” Of The Serial-Rapist Priests He Shielded From Justice
By April 17, 2008

Everybody's favorite pope since the last one has alighted on our shores to give spiritual counsel and serve a little Jesus-body buffet to New World Catholics in the flesh, so to speak. Jehovah's own consigliere isn't ducking hard questions from … Read More

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The Israeli Government Is No Place For A Nice Jewish Boy

The Israeli Government Is No Place For A Nice Jewish Boy
By April 17, 2008

From: Gregory Levey To: Shmuel Rosner Dear Shmuel, I’m in a bit of an awkward position. This dialogue has had the feel of a debate up to here, but I now find myself in substantial agreement with most of what … Read More

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It’s Up To Israelis To Bridge The Gap With American Jews

It’s Up To Israelis To Bridge The Gap With American Jews
By April 17, 2008

From: Shmuel Rosner To: Gregory Levey Dear Gregory, “For some time now, I have been testing them,” you write in your book. We both agreed the book was full of funny moments, and those looking for it can find it … Read More

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If Obama’s An Elitist, Then So Is Orwell

If Obama’s An Elitist, Then So Is Orwell
By April 17, 2008

People enduring severe economic stress “cling to guns or religion or antipathy to people who aren’t like them,” Barack Obama privately told a group of fundraisers in San Francisco. For those who have been on the moon for the past … Read More

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Jewcy’s Guide to Passover

Jewcy’s Guide to Passover
By April 17, 2008

Passover has taken quite a hit this year: First Manischewitz announced that it wasn’t going to produce any Tam Tams this year, and then Charlton “Moses” Heston passed on to that great gun range in the sky. Luckily, Jewcy’s here … Read More

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Liberal Democracies Must Protect (Hateful or Dumb or Disagreeable) Free Expression

Liberal Democracies Must Protect (Hateful or Dumb or Disagreeable) Free Expression
By April 17, 2008

There are a number of points on which Ali Eteraz and I agree. Despite my general hostility to organized religion, I too have little patience for Robert Spencer-type arguments that Islam is possessed with a preternatural desire to force unbelievers … Read More

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