Monthly Archives: December 2011

Tarnished Halo: NGO Monitor’s year-end list of ‘Human Rights’ gone wrong

Cross-posted at Israellycool The lifeblood of ‘Human Rights’ organizations like Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International is that people believe that their ‘more ethical than thou’, ‘more impartial than thou’ reputation is well-earned. And in some corners of the globe, … Continue reading

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Speaking Truth To [The Ivory] Tower

Cross-posted at Israellycool As we prepare to light the sixth Chanukah candle tonight, here’s a Maccabee-esque story about the few prevailing against the many – a lone Israeli student taking a year to fight an unfair system, and winning. On … Continue reading

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Engineered By The Israel Lobby: Evil Zionist Crop Circles

Cross-posted at Israellycool Today’s item, bought and paid for by the Israel Lobby: Evil Zionist crop circles: VERY IMPORTANT UPDATE FROM A VERY IMPORTANT COLUMNIST FROM A VERY IMPORTANT NEWSPAPER: According to Tom Friedman, it turns out that the Israel … Continue reading

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Rock of Ages: My First Day As A Lone Soldier In The IDF

Cross-posted at Israellycool Chanukah starts tonight, so I thought I’d take a break from the “Bought And Paid For By The Israel Lobby” meme (more to come) to share a misty, water-colored personal Chanukah story. As I tweeted a few … Continue reading

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Bought And Paid For By The Israel Lobby

Cross-posted at Israellycool Today’s item, bought and paid for by the Israel Lobby: The Evil Zionist streetlights at Irvine, California’s Spectrum Center. This feat of shadowy, stealth Zionism is all the more impressive, given the Alhambra-inspired Moorish architectural style of … Continue reading

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BDS Fail of the Day

Cross-posted at Israellycool And the hits keep coming for the plucky little, morally bankrupt BDS movement. Sometimes, the movementarians fail actively, due to their acute lack of talent, consistency, or integrity. Other times, despite their best (giggle) efforts, they fail … Continue reading

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I Love Ramp (UPDATE: Now With 100% More Maps!)

Crossposted at Israellycool Israel has closed the Mughrabi Gate to the Temple Mount, due to significant, ongoing safety concerns related to the rickety, temporary scaffolding propping up the rickety, temporary, prone-to-swaying-under-heavy-traffic wooden bridge. And given that this dangerous, untenable situation … Continue reading

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