RAYCISS! Rumsfeld Says “a Trained Ape” Can Do Better than Obama

Liberals have established that there are certain insults you can hurl at some people but not at others. Donald Rumsfeld, Secretary of Defense in President George W. Bush’s first term, was on the phone with Fox’s Greta Van Susteren to talk about President Obama’s bungling of the United States’ relationship with Afghanistan. “We have status of forces agreements,” he said, “probably with 100, 125 countries in the world. This administration—the White House and the State Department—has failed Read more […]

Rumsfeld: “Trained Ape” Better Diplomat than Obama

Former Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld delivered a scathing review of the Obama administration’s diplomatic debacles in Afghanistan. I’m sure many people will call him a racist, but his remarks were not ad hominem. For the most part, they constrained themselves to facts. Rumsfeld is obviously frustrated with the current international situation, but I think that is also based on the facts—and completely warranted. Here is a choice excerpt from his interview with Greta Van Susteren: Our Read more […]

The Five-Sided Money Pit: Is Hagel A Hope Or GOP Blackmail To RaiseTaxes?

Writing for Wired Magazine’s “Danger Room,” Spencer Ackerman recently explained why Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel needs to deliver on his promises to reform the Pentagon: “In March 2012, the Government Accountability Office, Congress’ investigative agency, took a look at the 96 highest-priority defense programs in the Pentagon acquisitions system. The watchdog organization found that the acquisition programs represented an estimated total cost of $1.58 trillion, and had actually ‘grown Read more […]