Steynian 198

Mark Steyn

~ THE TONY SNOW INTERNATIONAL APPRECIATION SOCIETY— A remarkable and generous man. ~ Thank for the kind words about the guest-hosting stint for El Rushbo. Here are a few excerpts from Friday’s show; plus: Hookers and hecklers with Hugh Hewitt …. (SteynOnline)

~ DURBAN …AND ISLAM: Congress Ed Royce previews the “human rights” circus; plus: A dying ideal – and where are Steyn and Levant’s Order of Canada? Kathy Shaidle has the answer …. (WaTi)


~ REMEMBER THE Comedy benefit for Guy Earle, July 19th in Toronto …. (

~ REMEMBER… “Defamation of Islam” is a code word for blasphemy. Watch for it: the EUSSR is all about it, as is the UN …. (

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~ DEBORAH GYAPONG A reductive notion of freedom. Uh huh. Bruce S. Thornton takes a look at George Weigel’s latest book; and “Ezra Levant gave a must-read speech in Washington to the U.S. Congress’ bi-partisan human rights caucus last week”; The Prime Minister, Mark Steyn and me …. (

~ THE VILE & HATEMONGERING Professor Mark Mercer sent along some swag, including Oriana Fallaci’s The Force of Reason– and she totally confirms the future-stage of Giant Pain In The Behind of Islamic LawFare.. “Blasphemy = Defamation” …. (wiki)

~ SHAIDLE: “Another busy day” …. (fivefeetoffury)

~ CHRISTIAN REGISTRAR wins case against workplace bullying …. (

~ COPYBOOK GODS— “At the heart of the statist impulse is a simple conceit: There ought to be law, and we’re going to write it for you. Allied with this is a fear, deep and dark, that left to their own devices the average person – for those who write the laws are always an elite, however they achieved power – will not live the lives others wish for them” …. (

~ ACTIVISTS @ PLAY: “Sunday Propaganda Film” …. (dustmybroom)

~ OH THAT SAUCY RIGHT GIRL– HIRE HER NOW! Here is the entire Michael Coren Show, courtesy of Mississauga Matt. …. (girlontheright)

The Vids: ~ 1 ~ 2 ~ 3 ~ 4 ~ 5 ~ 6 ~

~ THE MASSES are Revolting– “Dr. Dawg is more than a little exercised at the rise of what he sees as a resurgent fascism in Italy. And he means old skool fascism as opposed to the simple trope much enjoyed by the left of calling anyone who disagrees with them “fascist” …. (jaycurrie)

~ FIRST THEY CAME for the kids of the Nazi mother, but I wasn’t a Nazi mother, so I didn’t speak out…: The editorial in the National Post points out the problem with removing a child from his/her home environment because Ma or Pa is a hateful creep …. (scaramouche)

~ EN FRANCAIS— Lilberté d’expression: Islamisation du droit occidental : “diffamation” signifie “blasphème.” “Après l’orientalisme et le colonialisme, c’est maintenant sous couvert de la lutte contre l’islamophobie prétendument causée par la “diffamation de l’islam” que les pays musulmans cherchent à réprimer toute critique de l’islam. Ils tentent d’islamiser les systèmes juridiques occidentaux par l’introduction de ce qui est, en fait, un délit de “blasphème”. – Ezra Levant. 14 juillet, par Annie Lessard, Marc Lebuis …. (pointdebasculecanada)

~ CONGRESS Debates Muzzling Congressmen Online …. (pajamasmedia)

~ THE EVIL TOWN OF Swastika’s in Ontario: Toronto lawyers soon to take all the children away …. (

~ TESTIMONY – for human rights …. (

~ SAME OLD SAME OLD? “According to CBC Radio, Warman was involved with the Swastika child family in Winnipeg three years ago” …. (freedominion)

~ WAH, BOO-HOO! Lefty New Yorker Obama Cartoon ‘Dangerous’; Obama Unhappy With ‘Tasteless and Offensive’ New Yorker Cover. Grow a pair, Obama …. (Newsbusters, malkin)

~ REMEMBER, it’s not ‘Black’ anymore… “Cygnus X, hole of color, etc.; whatever my American cousins might call the phenomenon in these latter days” …. (ghostofaflea)

~ WHOSE KIDS will the thought police be coming for next? …. (dustmybroom)



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~ CANADA, TERROR-TARGET: “Five of eight men accused of plotting to detonate liquid explosives on board trans-Atlantic passenger jets — including some destined for Canada — pleaded guilty to lesser offences Monday” …. (

~ NITWITTERY— The Dalai Lama: “Totally Wrong, Unfair to Call Islam a Violent Religion” …. (Wz)

~ ISLAM HAS A SLAVERY-PROBLEM: “17 Women Freed From UAE Slavers In Brussels ” …. (

~ THE HISTORY of Jihad– The Jihad against Arabs (622 to 634) up to The Global Jihad today (2001 – ongoing) …. (historyofjihad)

~ BLAND AND DEADLY— A “mainstream” Islamist group’s connection to overseas terror …. (frontpagemag)

~ DOUBLE JEOPARDY: France rejects veiled Muslim wife. SO she should lose the burqa and get honour-killed or divorced? …. (sleepyoldbear)

~ GATES OF VIENNA: “In modern times Islam does not invade a new territory, vanquish the populace, plant the green flag, and then declare victory for the Ummah. It comes in slowly, quite imperceptibly, piece by piece. After several generations the new regime is in place, sharia is the law of the land, the women are veiled, and the dhimmis are paying the jizyah” …. (

~ A TALE OF two hostages, by Caroline Glick …. (

~ THE PROPHET OBAMA: “There has been a shift in Islam that I believe is connected to the failures of governments and the failures of the West to work with many of these countries” …. (

~ STILL SPOONING: “I checked the CJC site to see if, in light of Harpoon Siddiqui’s anti-Israel, anti-U.S., pro-Iran screed in yesterday’s Toronto Star, the links to two of his columns had been removed” …. (scaramouche)

~ DR. ANDREW BOSTOM: “THE LEGACY OF ISLAMIC ANTISEMITISM”– Book TV Appearance …. (atlasshrugs2000)

~ BULLYING PUSH-BACK: “There is nowhere for Muslims to pray at McGill; the Montreal university shut the prayer room three years ago, arguing religious space has no place on a secular campus” …. (

~ PAJAMAS MEDIA: “Sharia Law Not Coming to Britain — Yet” …. (pajamasmedia)

~ SPECIFICS, PLEASE— How many “extremist Christians” have beheaded a “moderate Muslim”? Irony Alert: British Decapitation Edition …. (blogfreeworld, rightwingnews)

~ SHARI’AFIED Iran Executes Six “Wicked” People in Public …. (Wz)

Five people hang limply from the nooses after they were executed in Iran’s holy second city of Mashhad, 01 August 2007. Iran hanged in public seven people convicted of rape and kidnapping in Mashhad today, the latest execution of criminals arrested in a crackdown on thugs. The hangings were carried out in two separate locations in Iran’s second city in the northeast, on the exact spots where they had committed their crimes, the state-run IRNA agency reported. (/AFP/Getty Images)

~ HAMAS SUPPORTER Mohammed Sawalha upset at “Hurry up Harry” for hateful quoting them re “Evil Jews” …. (MaD)

~ CHINESE Communists caught directly helping Sudanese massacre Darfurians. The outlook for the Olympic propaganda exercise suddenly became much more cloudy down here. Sudan President Charged with Genocide. Past Canadian involvement by Canadian oil firm Talisman Oil was also pretty dirty …. (shotgun, Townhall, HRW)

~ STUDY SHOWS British Mosques Have Been Hijacked by Wahhabis, Funded by Saudi Arabia …. (Wz)

~ TAX-FUNDED Ceeb chuckleheads weigh in: Sudan’s Islamist thug-in-chief, the guy on whose watch 300,000 or so Darfurians have been liquidated, is going to be brought up on charges of genocide by the International Court of Justice …. (scaramouche)

~ AMERICAN Kids Learning Jihad in Pakistan …. (lgf)

~ MORE SUITS FILED against Lebanese-Canadian Bank for funding terrorism …. (dustmybroom)

~ DEATH To The Infidels Who Insult Our Prophet! …. (sda, shotgun)

~ SUMMER READING: from Scaramouche.. “They aren’t exactly beach books, but here are a few of the selections on offer at Islamic Society of North America/ Canada website. Each and every one a real page-turner, I’ve no doubt” …. (scaramouche)

~ THAT NEUTRAL-SOUNDING “To cause explosions in transatlantic flights”.. rather better than “to blow up planes and the people on them” …. (dustmybroom)

Turkey: a Muslim secular state and freedom of religion

~ SCARAMOUCHE: “Another in a long line of really bad Canadian ideas: Teachers urge lawmakers to criminalize “cyber-bullying”. …. (scaramouche)

~ ROBERT JAGO— “French vets banned, Syrian dictator welcomed at Bastille Day celebrations” …. (rjjago)

~ NETHERLANDS: Radical Cleric Suing Wilders Over Fitna …. (Wz)


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