Israel’s Request for Helicopters Denied: Too Dangerous for Palestinians

Confederate Yankee reports that during the latest Israeli defense against the Gaza Strip, they used the U.S. manufactured AH-64D Apache Longbow attack helicopter. The Obama administration fears that the Apache Longbow might be dangerous to Palestinians. Confederate Yankee makes this point:

Helicopter Denied – Too Dangerous for Palestinians
AH-64D Apache Longbow Helicopter

Obama’s Administration, which apparently has little knowledge of or use for military systems, does not seem to grasp that the use of the Longbow’s mast-mounted sensor suite enables it to more carefully select targets that other variants of the Apache, which in and of themselves are a better targeting, surveillance, and attack system than most alternatives.

Holger Awakens reports that the UAW chose to be losers. Read it here.

Sultan Knish tells us that Florida has over a million ex-felons, and Governor Charlie Crist decided to let them vote in the last election. There’s far more to talk about than Florida: there’s Colorado and Virginia and…. Honestly, I read something like this and think what saps we conservatives are. Read Judge Sotomayer and Five Million Criminal Votes and then go here to digg it!

With anywhere from 250,000 to 500,000 new votes available, the Obama campaign ran a “You can Vote Too!” registration drive for ex-felons. And since Obama won Florida by barely 200,000 votes, the newly enfranchised murderers, rapists and pedophiles no doubt did their share to help put him in the White House.

Lonely Conservative has a shocking piece up from a Wall Street Journal investigation. Did you that you, the taxpayer are bankrolling Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-FL) lease on a 2008 Lexus? There are four more, and one is a Republican. Read it and share your frustration.

Stanford Matthews at Blog@MoreWhat is snapping us back to reality with the coming fight for amnesty that will confront us again this year. All week we have heard that Republicans WILL vote for Sonia Sotomayor for SCOTUS as they fear the Hispanic rath at the polls if they dare vote agains a female Hispanic. If that’s the case, how will Republicans stand against Shamnesty. Read the details and gird your loins.

Monkey in the Middle has a post titled Jordan, West Bank Should Become a Palestinian State. This is an intriguing post and gets to the heart of the Palestinian “problem.”

Fousesquawk has a paper written by UCLA Professor Judea Pearl, the father of journalist, Daniel Pearl, who was murdered by terrorists in Pakistan. The discussion is of anti-semitism, hate speech, and freedom of speech on college campuses, and specifically, UC-Irvine where Fousequawk’s Gary Fouse is a professor. Read The Crucible of UC-Irvine.

ChicagoRay looks at an “outlandish Muslim Obama sycophantic fantasy” in the form of a female journalist for Forbes. You have to read this, and see her comment about Obama’s minister, Reverend Jeremiah Wright in My Muslim President Obama.

No Sheeples Here reports a possible ticking time bomb coming Sonia Sotomayor’s way on Monday morning. A high-profile Chicagoan has called a press conference and he has some tales to tell about the female Hispanic, Sonia Sotomayor, as he says, these are current tales, not stories dredged up from the past. No Sheeples Here has the story.

Gateway Pundit has a video of beautiful Havana before the Castros. I can’t imagine what Cubans must have experienced seeing their country, and this magnificent city, die in front of them. See the open-fronted shops, the boulevards… One more at Gateway Pundit discusses Obama’s attempted filibuster of President G.W. Bush’s nominee, Sam Alito to the Supreme Court. Now Obama hopes for his own nominee:

…that we can avoid the political posturing and ideological brinksmanship that has bogged down this (Supreme Court nomination) process, and Congress, in the past