Power Hungry Desdemona

Othello was the longest-running Shakespearean play ever on Broadway. It was bigger than ‘Hamlet’ when Richard Burton starred and Elizabeth Taylor showed up nightly to kiss him after his performance. Mesmerizing; the audience was fascinated with the story of Othello, the actors, the politics, the Venetian shipping trade, the tragedy. And it’s based on truth. When Shakespeare wrote Othello the […]

Venetians Lose

Venetians Lose. Muslims Win. That’s the story of Othello, Shakespeare’s Othello. A story, based on a truth you don’t get in today’s Drive By Media. Shakespeare’s Othello is a story of today; Othello, the Moor of Venice. We know who got cast in the leading role. Moor of Venice. Cannot be; A Moor being a Venetian. He doesn’t fit in […]

Cheney Rips Obama In 9/11 Op-Ed

Former vice president Dick Cheney has destroyed the policies of U.S. Barack Obama in a new op-ed, claiming the president has made America less safe 15 years after the terrorist attacks of 9/11.In the piece, published in the Wall Street Journal on September 9, Cheney and his daughter, Republican congressional candidate Liz Cheney, show how President Obama’s policies have severely […]

Hillary Economic Plan ‘Insanity Once More’: Kudlow

Supply-side economist Larry Kudlow has blasted Democrat presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s economic plan as “insanity once more” in a new op-ed. Noting the harsh reality that President Obama’s oft-hailed economic “recovery” never really got America out of the crash of 2008-2009, and is in fact showing signs of weakening, Kudlow writes Clinton plans to “deliver more stagnant growth, falling wages, […]

Merkel No Longer Stands For ‘Will Of The People’

A leading conservative German politician has blasted Chancellor Angela Merkel for her open refugee policy, saying she no long stands for the ‘will of the people.’ “Unfortunately, [Chancellor Merkel’s open refugee policy] is still too little for the feelings, concerns and fears of the citizens,” said former Bavarian Prime Minister Edmund Stoiber. Stoiber, who is also a former head of […]

Costco Coming To Iceland

American retail giant Costco is set to build its first wholesale warehouse in Iceland, with a planned opening for this November. Construction will begin in the coming weeks, reports MBL.is. Plans for building the Costco started in 2014, and finally settled on the town of Garðabæjar for its location last December. The 14,000 square-meter warehouse will sit alongside the discount […]

Gary Johnson Defends Hiroshima Bombing

Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson on Friday defended 1941 nuclear bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, saying the action saved a countless number of American lives. “Given that so many lives were lost [during WWII] and we were at war, and this brought an end [to the conflict], I certainly don’t want to engage in second guessing,” Johnson told CNN. “And […]

Israel ‘Has Lost Its Moral Compass’: Defense Minister

Israeli Defense Minister Moshe “Bogie” Ya’alon abruptly resigned Friday morning, after saying the country had ‘lost its moral compass’ the day before. “I have lately found myself in difficult moral and professional controversies with the Prime Minister, a number of other ministers, and some members of Knesset,” Ya’alon said at a Tel Aviv press conference after his announcement. “To my […]

Iceland President Will Not Run Again

Iceland president Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson has announced he will not run for an unprecedented sixth term, after leaked documents showed his wife hid parts of her considerable fortune in offshore accounts. Iceland can now “successfully choose a new president and I am, after being at Bessastaðir [the presidential residence] for a long time, ready in my heart and soul to […]