Jay Cost, “If Our ‘Food Stamp Recovery’ Persists, Obama Will Lose Big” – I could care less about the results of the next election when faced with a problem like this. From the article: …the ability of the private sector to provide people with a stable standard of living is in a long-term decline, one that has only eased, not reversed, in recent months.
Two Imams Pulled From Plane Bound for North Carolina (cnn) – there better be more to this story than what I’ve heard so far. From the article: Hooper said officials re-screened them and found they were no threat. While officials tried to get the men back on the plane, “the pilot absolutely refused and ultimately took off,” Hooper said.
Bill Roggio, “After bin Laden: who will lead al Qaeda?” – from the article: Bin Laden was the founder of al Qaeda, and has served as an inspiration to jihadists worldwide. His connections to various terror leaders, both inside and outside of al Qaeda’s sphere, were vast. And he was a rainmaker for al Qaeda: his ties in Saudi Arabia and in the Persian Gulf allowed him to tap the Golden Chain, the wealthy financial supporters of al Qaeda who to this day remain untouched.