Our count of the top 50 videos for 2011 starts with this classic from The Daily Show. You can always count on the Republicans for some petty, stupid response to any news that may make Barack Obama look like he's more successful in the War on Terror™ than George W. Bush. Keep it classy, guys.
So far 2011 has been like watching the Berlin Wall come down nearly every month. Amazing.
Before U.S. Tomahawk cruise missiles began to rain down on Muammar Gaddafi's air defenses, the only conversation that President Obama had to have was with his senior advisers. They, and they alone would decide whether a country founded as a
Revolutions in the Middle East explained, Angry Birds-style.
Ironically, the last time we staged an attack on Libya was in March 1986, almost twenty five years ago to the day.
Newstalgia Reference Room - Libya and the strange case of Edwin Wilson. In November of 1981 news surfaced of secret entanglements between the U.S. and Libya, a country "officially" labeled a Rogue State by the Reagan Administration.
Libya re-cap - the events going on in around Libya during these days of protests, as reported by the BBC African Service Africa Today program and the BBC World Service Newshour program from February 21-23.