This isn’t an official round-up, so it doesn’t get my little Victorian posy. It’s just a few quick links to things you might find interesting:
At Duffel Blog (a satire site), a canny explanation for America’s schizophrenic Iraq policy.
Obama may be assiduously ignoring the fact that Gilad Shaar and Naftali Frenkel (an American citizen), both 16, and Eyal Yifrach, 19, are in terrorist hands, but Ted Cruz is paying attention, and being vocal about it too. (Here’s an interview with Naftali’s mother.)
(UPDATE: Two more links about the boys — Surprise! Palestinian Leaders Tolerate Terror Buildup; and The State Department Should Restrain Itself on Response to Israeli Kidnappings. Please keep the boys in your prayers. Especially given the American vacuum, they will need all the help, both human and divine, that they can get.)
IT professionals say that the IRS’s story about the lost emails doesn’t add up.
The ultimate image summing up life in Obama’s America (click on image for full-sized view):
Obama’s VA, on average, killed as many veterans per year as his military strategy killed annually in Afghanistan.
AJ Strata says fear not, the Libertarian strain in the Tea Party is delayed, not defeated. The Dems know this, which is why, when McDaniels’ supporters in Mississippi tried to obtain proof of voter fraud, they were barred at the door. What do you bet that, in this case of gross violation of voter’s rights, Eric Holder’s justice department does . . . absolutely nothing.