My Dribble – Daily Articles About Nothing Specific

Samantha Power invites Syrian refugees over for a photo-op

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Samantha Power, United States ambassador to the United Nations, wants to welcome refugees into the country with open arms. The next time you think you’re being clever by asking Power how many Syrian refugee families she’s taken in, keep in mind that she’s taken in one family more than you have for dinner and a […]

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Watch the F-22 make its ‘combat debut’ in Syria [video]

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http://twitter.com/#!/DeptofDefense/status/514432152940052481 This is what happens when the 21st century interacts with terrorists from the 7th century: CENTCOM video of the first-ever F-22 strike https://t.co/wVeMBOIqc2 — Zeke Miller (@ZekeJMiller) September 23, 2014 More here from the Wall Street Journal: The Pentagon’s most advanced fighter plane made its combat debut in the U.S.-led strikes on Syria overnight, […]

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‘Get Columbo on the horn’! Chris Hayes struggling to find a Dem who’ll do this

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http://twitter.com/#!/MichaelSmith024/status/514517559060623360 It’s not easy being Chris Hayes. Here’s today’s example: Finding it rather difficult to book a prominent Democrat who openly opposes US airstrikes in Syria. — Christopher Hayes (@chrislhayes) September 23, 2014 Inconceivable! [email protected] wonder if that has anything to do with, you know, Obama's party affiliation? — Ezra Cole (@DesertedOdds) September 23, 2014 […]

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Code Pink, American Muslim Alliance welcome home Bowe Bergdahl

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http://twitter.com/#!/codepink/status/476456153178972160 Members of Code Pink gathered in front of the White House today to welcome home Bowe Bergdahl, who is reportedly in a military hospital in Germany. They were joined by representatives of Veterans for Peace, ANSWER Coalition and the American Muslim Alliance. A slightly wider angle shows a rather cozy gathering, with signs calling for an […]

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AWESOME! Nikki Haley continues to kick ass and take names at the United Nations [statement]

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We. Love. This. Nikki Haley is a great reminder that the Obama administration is DONE. We do things a little differently now … This is beyond awesome. pic.twitter.com/mzP56roA3g — David Martosko (@dmartosko) April 7, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Oh, you want to meet behind closed doors? Sorry but no, Bolivia. If you want to defend the ‘atrocities […]

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WHAT? Evan McMullin: Trump did right thing in Syria ‘but it’s unnerving’

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Former presidential candidate Evan McMullin weighed in on last night’s U.S. missile strikes on an airbase in Syria this way: I support stopping Assad's atrocities, but it's unnerving that Trump changed his position on striking Syria 180 degrees in only 24 hours. — Evan McMullin (@Evan_McMullin) April 7, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js McMullin struck a chord with […]

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BADASS: Nikki Haley tells United Nations ‘if you take up for Assad, you need to say it in public’ (video)

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Earlier this week, after the United States fired 60,000 pounds of explosives at an airbase in Syria, Nikki Haley was VERY busy at the United Nations … Busy putting other countries in their place for trying to support Assad behind closed doors that is: Haley on decision to make UN Syria meeting open session: "If […]

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Can airstrikes alone stop an ISIS ‘massacre’ of Kurds in Kobani?

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http://twitter.com/#!/blakehounshell/status/519431388991606785 There are multiple reports out this morning of coalition aircraft hitting ISIS targets in and around the Kurdish town of Kobani, located on the Syria-Turkey border: U.S. military and partner nation forces have conducted 9 air strikes in #Iraq & #Syria thus far today, including 5 IVO of #Kobane, Syria. — Brett McGurk (@brett_mcgurk) […]

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believe this Syria report

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http://twitter.com/#!/vplus/status/519587666732396545 We don’t believe it. We just don’t believe it. It’s … unpossible! NO WAY MT @vplus: Syria has 4 chemical weapons facilities that it did not previously disclose to the United Nations –@RichardRothCNN — Nathan Wurtzel (@NathanWurtzel) October 7, 2014 surprise! RT @vplus: CNN JUST IN: Syria has 4 chemical weapons facilities that it […]

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It doesn’t get much worse than The Nation’s take on Syrian chemical weapons attacks

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@thenation Oh dear, the Nation, oh dear. This won't be pretty. Nor should it be. — Mike (@SchrodngrsTaint) April 18, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js This is a real headline from The Nation, a real publication: Smh. "The Other Poison Gas Killing Syrians: Carbon Dioxide Emissions" https://t.co/UvDPbiDiw8 — Robert VerBruggen (@RAVerBruggen) April 18, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js The headline? Awful. […]

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