Nick Meo, Telegraph – Jews leave Swedish city after sharp rise in anti-Semitic hate crimes (H/T Normblog)
It’s all perfectly natural. I was unhappy about Tibet, so I attacked Chinese on the streets of Los Angeles.
Christian Tau, Z-Word Blog – The Anti-Jewish Riots in Oslo
Are we picking up a pattern here?
Jonathan Chait, The New Republic – Noonan And Republican Hubris
Like the good Reagan speechwriter she was, Peggy Noonan is in love with the sound of her own voice, and rarely makes sense.
Howard Kurtz, The Washington Post – Scientology Church hires reporters to investigate newspaper
As for accepting payment from the church, they said: “We were as objective in doing this job as we were in pursuing all the other assignments we’ve done for news organizations during the past 25 years.”
How do you hold reporters in contempt? I guess you hold them in contempt.
Thomas P.M. Barnett – Assasinating Al Qaeda: not a problem
[D]efinitely something to remember when you are fed that soft-on-terror crap from the GOP.