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Although they do not say that direct al Qaeda operatives carried out the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, they do say that the attack was retaliation for the death of the latest dead #2 man ...
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Sep 16, 2012 at 12:05 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
This is the story of two men and how their lives intersected last week in North Africa. One man is a hero of the Libyan Revolution and is beloved by all of Libya. When others turned away, Chris ...
by stillonline
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Sep 15, 2012 at 05:17 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Faith requires so little - only the willingness to abandon what one knows to be true in family and society, in favor of something less certain, outside one's usual life experience. That is where a ...
by ProseAndThorn
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Sep 14, 2012 at 08:30 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
U.S. Secretary of State, Hillary R. Clinton, hosted an Eid ul-Fitr celebration , Thursday night, at the State Department, marking the end of the Muslim Ramadan month of fasting. After acknowledging ...
by ProseAndThorn
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Sep 13, 2012 at 08:22 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Sen. John McCain may not have come close to being president of the United States in 2008, but he will be president of the television news interview circuit forever. In the wake of the fatal attack ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 106 comments on Thu Sep 13, 2012 at 07:10 AM PDT with 48 Recommends
We've all had a good time making fun of John McCain -- it seems like there's always good news for him. But underneath the bumbling and the blockheadedness (Suspend the campaign! Sarah Palin!!!????),
by Cartoon Peril
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Sep 12, 2012 at 10:42 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Guardian live-blog reporting that Dr Mustafa Abushagur is the new Prime Minister of Libya and he has dual citizenship US/Libyan. This may be the best news of today, it's breaking, but this seems to ...
by smiley7
Comment Count 24 comments on Wed Sep 12, 2012 at 02:44 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
This is an incredibly short diary, but I implore folks to go to the link below and see the pictures posted there: Libyans Support US, Condemn Attack Some signs... "Chris Stevens was friend to all ...
by Gangster Octopus
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Sep 12, 2012 at 02:17 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
Slate.com recently had a great article up titled: "The Age of Trolling--How a small band of conservatives generated half of the Democratic Convention’s headlines.". It goes into detail about how ...
by BikingForKarma
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Sep 12, 2012 at 01:48 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
I watched Romney's presser, the one with the famous smirk. Just before the famous smirk, the last reporter to ask Mitt a question before he abruptly shambled off the stage (smirking) asked (@ 9m:00s ...
by fastpathguru
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Sep 12, 2012 at 12:38 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
NPR provides a brief insight into the life of Chris Stevens, one of the Americans killed in Libya last night. I know I shouldn't put Mitt Romneys name in the same sentence with Chris Stevens, but as ...
by Voter123
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Sep 12, 2012 at 11:30 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 31 comments on Sat Sep 15, 2012 at 07:29 AM PDT with 37 Recommends