Obama: The Ghost of Columbia University

American Thinker

Why  does no one attending the thirtieth reunion of Barack Obama’s graduating class  at Columbia University remember meeting him? That’s the intriguing question  raised by Wayne Allyn Root in a piece published at the  Blaze:


We shared the same exact major- Political  Science. We were both Pre Law. It was a small class- about 700 students. The  Political Science department was even smaller and closer-knit (maybe 150  students). I thought I knew, or met at least once, (or certainly saw in classes)  every fellow Poly Sci classmate in my four years at Columbia.


But  not Obama. No one ever met him. Even worse, no one even remembers seeing that  unique memorable face. Think about this for a minute. Our classmate is President  of the United States. Shouldn’t someone remember him? Or at least claim to  remember him? (snip)

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Federal Court Says Government Can Keep Collecting Gun Purchase Records – Government Wants Gun Registry

Gateway Pundit

The final step of Nazi control in Austria was registration and confiscation of guns.  (Fairly Civil)


It’s not a surprise.  Gun Registration often leads to confiscation.

A federal court ruled the Obama administration can continue to collect data from gun dealers on certain types of firearms purchases including information on the buyer. Guns Saves Lives reported:

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Large US Marine Force Lands In Aqaba to Deploy On Jordanian-Syrian Border

Free Republic

A large American military force disembarked Tuesday, June 4, at the southern Jordanian port of Aqaba – ready for deployment on the kingdom’s Syrian border, Exclusive military sources report. The force made its way north along the Aqaba-Jerash-Ajilon mountain road bisecting Jordan from south to north, under heavy Jordanian military escort. Our sources disclose that this American force numbers 1,000 troops, the largest to land in Jordan since the Syrian civil war erupted in March 2012. They are members of the 24th Marine Expeditionary Force carried aboard the USS Kearsage amphibious assault ship, which has been anchored off neighboring Israeli Eilat since mid-May. Upon landing, the marines took to the road in a convoy of armored vehicles including Hummers.

Washington and Amman have imposed a blackout on their arrival. The Pentagon has only let it be known that the annual joint US-Jordanian “Eager Lion 2013” military exercise is due to begin in June and last two months, with the participation of US F-16 fighter jets and Patriot missile defense systems. According to our US sources, the arrival of the US force in Jordan was not directly related to the regular exercise but decided on at an emergency meeting at the Pentagon on May 31, which was attended by top military and civilian Defense Department officials. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, who is away from Washington, took part by video conference.

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