Monthly Archives: March 2003

Market bombing propaganda

March 30, 2003 3 Comments »

NRO Corner has a guy named Jeb Babbin writing a daily column (this one from March 30) on the war. I don’t really know who he is, and haven’t read it that much, but I thought what he said about ... Read More »

Canada poll on war

March 30, 2003 1 Comment »

Poll on Canada’s attitudes on the war. Here are some highlights: Q: Are you glad Canada is not involved in war? Yes 59 No 38 Alberta is the only no province at 56-40. Oustide of Quebec the country says yes ... Read More »

Different standards

March 30, 2003 Comments Off on Different standards

Jonah Goldberg column on the different standard the US and Iraq are being held to in the war. It’s not right, but it isn’t unexpected. What we are witnessing now is barely even a double standard since it’s not clear ... Read More »

This war is going amazingly well

March 29, 2003 1 Comment »

Great article on NRO about this war in context. The commentators need to listen to history. By any fair standard of even the most dazzling charges in military history ? the German blast through the Ardennes in spring 1940, or ... Read More »

My new favorite sports stars

March 28, 2003 1 Comment »

Tiger Woods, Lance Armstrong and Wayne Gretzky all support President Bush and the effort to liberate Iraq. Good for them Read More »

Country song

March 28, 2003 Comments Off on Country song

The #1 song on the billboard country chart is a great pro-war song. You can listen here: http://media.darrylworley.com/hyf01.asx This got to #1 incredibly quick. By the way, that Dixie Chicks song went from #3 to off the top 20 on ... Read More »

This is a great speech

March 28, 2003 2 Comments »

I beg to move the motion standing on the order paper in my name and those of my right honourable friends. At the outset I say: it is right that this house debate this issue and pass judgment. That is ... Read More »

Geopolitics in the 21st Century

March 28, 2003 1 Comment »

An interesting analysis of the political ramifications of the alliance-breaking that has happened as some countries have recognised a new threat against which to orient themselves Read More »

Warning

March 27, 2003 1 Comment »

The U.S. sends a message “There is no security threat to Canada that the United States would not be ready, willing and able to help with,” Mr. Cellucci said in a speech to the Economic Club of Canada in Toronto. ... Read More »

Canada Senate

March 26, 2003 1 Comment »

From Canada’s senate floor today: Senator Buchanan: Honourable senators, I was making a statement, and I hope His Honour will not take a minute off my time! What would have happened if, in Toronto or Montreal, two, three or four ... Read More »

Tony Blair

March 26, 2003 Comments Off on Tony Blair

Interesting article on Tony Blair, I wish it was longer Read More »

More on Iraq

March 25, 2003 Comments Off on More on Iraq

Good commentary by Andrew Coyne: Mind you, war by media has its perils. One constant: whatever the Americans do, they’re wrong. When the media were shut out of previous operations, as in Grenada, the Pentagon was accused of muzzling the ... Read More »