“McCain claims victory in policy fight with Carney”


CNN

Washington (CNN) — An elephant never forgets, they say, especially a veteran political one like Republican Sen. John McCain.

The Arizona conservative known for his hawkish views claimed a policy victory Thursday over the man who beat him in the 2008 presidential election.

He took to the Senate floor to declare himself right for opposing President Barack Obama’s decision to pull U.S. forces out of Iraq in 2011. FULL POST

“Why ISIS Keeps Running Circles Around Us, Just Like Al Qaeda Did Before 9/11”


DAILY BEAST

If the United States and its allies want to “degrade and destroy” the Islamic State effectively, they will have to learn to get inside the terrorists’ minds.
On Sept. 10, 2001, the United States had been preparing for years for nuclear, biological, or chemical weapon terrorism. Billions of dollars had been spent around the country to meet those challenges in one way or another. And, then, what weapons actually were used to bring down the World Trade Center and blast into the Pentagon? Box cutters. FULL POST

The Flamingos – “I Only Have Eyes For You”


GOD BLESS THE USA


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“AUDIO: McConnell Explains How He’d Force A Shutdown War With Obama”


TPM

Mitch McConnell, John Thune, John Cornyn

“House Republicans Meltdown and Cancel Vote To Fund The Government As Shutdown Looms”


POLITICUS USA

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9/11 REMEMBRANCE – MOMENT OF SILENCE 8:46 AM EDT


"NEVER FORGET"
“NEVER FORGET”

“The Obama Doctrine and ISIS”


MSNBC

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“Judge: Pistorius did not intentionally kill Steenkamp”


CNN

OSCAR PISTORIUS, "Bladerunner"
OSCAR PISTORIUS, “Bladerunner”

“New Michael Brown shooting witnesses describe scene”


CNN

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