Balancing the budget: Pakistan
Osama Bin Laden lived in peace and completely unfettered there for a decade. Our helicopter that got shot down going after Bin Laden was given access to the Chinese. They have terrorists a few hours from Islamabad. They sometimes like us, they sometimes don’t. And, they have nukes.
We are currently on target to give them $1.2 billion in aide this fiscal year.
I think we should start balancing our budget by cutting off Pakistan until they agree to our terms.
- April 22, 2009 -- Taliban and the Bomb (0)
News is coming in that the Swat and Buner provinces of Pakistan have fallen under the control of the Taliban. It doesn't seem to be getting much airplay tho. Let me see if this makes things a lit...
- June 22, 2010 -- Germany thinks we need to save money (1)
Right as Obama is gearing up for another round of stimulus funding, Germany's Angela Merkel blindsided him some of the craziest advice Obama's probably heard since the last Tea Party rally:
- July 28, 2008 -- Scott Ott and the Obama Doctrine (2)
Scott Ott has been one of my favorite authors for quite some time. Here is yet another reason why:
.....Sen. Obama, a man who aspires to be our commander in chief, tells us that a nation called A...
- July 12, 2007 -- Michael Chertoff and all that “chatter” (3)
Michael Chertoff created a buzz, and has done a weak job dealing with it. Basically he insinuated there's a growing threat from Al Qaeda due to increased chatter. What he has not done is say ther...
- December 27, 2007 -- the death of Benazir Bhutto (1)
I am reading right now that Benazir Bhutto died in the suicide attack on her rally.
This is awful news.
I have heard a lot of speculation that Al Qaeda has focused on Pakistan since it's gett...