Articles by Captain Arapahoe

Jihadist Jawad was caught in act

Saturday, July 25th, 2009

Both policy realities and military realities were shortchanged in today’s Denver Post editorial, “The Reality of Closing Gitmo.” (more…)

BHO sees no evil with ‘enemy’ semantics

Tuesday, March 17th, 2009

In a dramatic break with longstanding U.S. government policy and established interpretations of the laws of war, the Obama (more…)

BHO retreats further on detainee issue

Friday, February 27th, 2009

Here’s more on the issue of detainees in the Global War on Terror, the story that just won’t die. After railing for years against (more…)

Still no jihadists to our prisons, Bill

Saturday, February 14th, 2009

Colorado Media Matters can’t get the facts straight on the Guantanamo detainees. That must be why they go off on tangents (more…)

No jihadists to Supermax, continued

Saturday, February 7th, 2009

Seems I hit a nerve with my post about Gov. Ritter’s collision with international law if Gitmo prisoners are moved to Colorado (more…)

Intl. law frowns on Ritter-Gitmo plan

Monday, January 26th, 2009

Slight problem with Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter’s proposal to bring the Gitmo detainees to Colorado’s SuperMax federal prison complex. (more…)

Overgovernment, Puppy & Kitty Dept.

Sunday, January 25th, 2009

You thought the nanny state had run out of ridiculous ideas? Colorado legislators are now regulating the sex lives of dogs. (more…)

ET threat eases with Bush gone

Thursday, January 22nd, 2009

One of the very few benefits of the Obamanaugurasm is the anticipated decline of rampant cases of Bush Derangement Syndrome. (more…)

Biden’s dubious ‘expertise’

Friday, October 3rd, 2008

For a supposed foreign policy guru with 35 years of senatorial experience, Joe Biden embarrassed himself in the Vice Presidential debate (more…)

MMS: Don’t license the brothel, close it

Tuesday, September 16th, 2008

Hearing of the sex scandal involving government employees of the Minerals Management Service, my first thought was “Are they hiring?” (more…)

Dem ticket voted for infamous bridge

Monday, September 15th, 2008

Now this one is just delicious. The Obama campaign has accused Sarah Palin of “first being for the Bridge to Nowhere (more…)

Obie underpaying women staffers

Monday, September 15th, 2008

First we were treated to the sublimely ironic reality that Al Gore, champion (and prize-winning) crusader against global warming, (more…)