A chilling Taliban capture

David Rohde of the New York Times writes about his time as a captive of the Taliban. And tells us that the Taliban cooperate with al-Qaida. The Taliban want to control the Islamic world, period. Read Rohde’s first part of his chilling story here. I bow down on one knee and pay my respect to Rohde. And give thanks that he survived.

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The Grey Lady must show her cards

So The New York Times accused senior John McCain campaign aide Rick Davis of being a paid lobbyist for a company, and still being on the payroll on the company’s Freddie Mac account, right up to last month, just before the mortgage lender was nationalised. The Grey Lady, on who the McCain campaign declared war on Tuesday, based its accusation on oral information it got from sources who remained anonymous.