Random stuff including Jews, the American Media, Obama, and Israel

Chicken without a headCrazy busy day today. I finished an article that will, I hope, be published in tomorrow’s American Thinker, did tons of homemaker stuff for the family, and worked on legal issues for my clients. I would have liked to blog, but that wasn’t going to happen, even with the best will in the world. I do, however, have a few quick, random things I want to send your way.

Best statement I’ve seen about the media and Islam

A friend of mine — Catholic, conservative, and wonderful — has been following events at home and in the Middle East very closely. He put up a Facebook post about the Synagogue shooting in Denmark, and one of his well-meaning (foolish, but not ideologically driven) friends tried to make that story fit in the same box as those three poor Muslims whom a militant atheist shot in North Carolina following a long-running fight over a parking space. My friend’s response is superb (emphasis mine):

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A picture of the IDF that the world’s media doesn’t want you to see

A friend sent me to JewNews, which has the following Facebook poster.  Pretty telling; pretty compelling:

IDF soldier bandages Palestinian boy

It’s a visual reminder of Golda Meir’s famous statement that “We will have peace with the Arabs when they love their children more than they hate us.” Sometimes it seems as if the only ones loving the Palestinian children — seen by their own people as cannon fodder — are the Jews.