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Captured Baathists Reveal Al-Qaeda Context

Fee-fi-fo-fum, I smell the blood of an infidel scum; Be he live, or be he dead, I'll grind his bones to make my bread. ASHINGTON—Al-Qaeda's big tent. It's been denied, downplayed, hushed, put on ice, overlooked, forgotten, disregarded and omitted from the public record. But a thorough review of open-source material demonstrates conclusive and widespread cooperation between former members of Saddam Hussein's Baathist regime and terrorists from the Iraqi al-Qaeda network. Dozens of former Saddam Hussein loyalists captured by US-led coalition forces in Iraq were found to be working with al-Qaeda or linked to their operations. Muhammed Hila Hammad Ubaydi,...

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Quantum Infidel Has A Plan To Defeat Our Enemies

ow is the time for all good men and fighting women also to phase out nation building and to indulge in some steamy quantum theory, a scientific notion perhaps best floated by baseball's Wee Willie Keeler-style, keeping a strong eye, hit 'em where they ain't. I'm speaking of recalibrating the military rules of engagement that guide but mostly constrain our American forces in Iraq, rules of engagement that are closer to the muscle memory that our grandfathers might have used to contain and defeat a heavily armed, despotically inspired mortal enemy: Maybe, just maybe we would not even be in...