Hail The King". Today's guest was Father Paul Farris, a renegade Catholic priest
who still adhered to the
notion that the Jews killed Christ and therefore all Jews are Christ killers. The idea
was repugnant to
Holiday, but both Holiday and Rollins
but all of
that had changed with the counterterrorism assignment. She still dressed the
way she wanted, however, and
the casual Versace look suited her just fine. Today she was wearing lime green
hip hugger slacks with a
matching jacket, cut off at the wa
Maria Angha and gain as much information as possible on any businesses she
may run or own.
Armendorfer and Guerra had just enough time to go home, pack a few things,
and meet at the airport.
They would discuss their strategy on the way to Louisiana. Meanw
"So what's the timeline? How long did this whole two-trip process take?" Asked
Army, ignoring the
"Two months," Fuentes said matter-of-factly. "Two months from the time I picked
up the first group in
Mexico and took them to
"Miss Angha," Guerra said, ignoring her request, "We know you played a role in
the Houston disaster.
We have a team searching your house as we speak and I'm not going to play any
question and answer
games with you."
"I do not know what you are
Holiday's organization was politically active and accrued a relatively large
conservative voting block. The
tenet of his foundation was summed up in their affirmation based on Biblical
text. "I will bless them that
bless thee and curse him that curseth th
feedback. It was his way of inviting ideas. "Not that bin Laden gave a hoot when
he murdered a million
"I'm not concerned about the well-being of that bastard and his crowd," Buzz
Atchison fired back. "That
whole region is a nest of cutthroats, m
Army glared at Fuentes for a moment before leaving the table herself. Hector
reached for the last donut.
"Let's talk about Maria Angha," Guerra said from the back of the room.
Fuentes consumed the donut in two swallows and then smiled at Army. He knew
"Thank you, Mr. President. We will notify all surrogate cities to gear up and be
ready to receive their
There was a pause in the communications between the three teleconferencing
parties. Ted Clark
eventually spoke. "Gentlemen thi
personal philosophy that revolved around a one-world government. What made
Snelling an attractive guest
in these kinds of discussions was that in the end, according to his viewpoint, all
grievances are settled,
which appealed to the naive viewer.
"How did they get in, Adam?" The question jarred Mendes out of a mental
fixation compelled by his own
"Looks like the country's ports, Mr. President, although we can't be sure."
"We need some answers now, gentlemen, before anyone else g
cannot legislate love or acceptance. These are characteristics that appeal to the
heart. What we must do is
apply practical solutions to unworkable circumstances."
"Fine then, why not move Israel to Europe, as has been recommended in some
circles by f
of these bombs?"
"My gut tells me Fuentes has valuable information. It is possible, however, that
he could be a plant to
keep us occupied until time runs out. It looks like time is the premium commodity
"What else do we have?" The qu
and any place should it be necessary to protect the welfare of our people. We
shall reserve the right to use
all weapon systems available to defend ourselves. That could mean the
deployment of Israel's nuclear
armaments. I am asking Israel's new
Isaac and Ishmael, or Shem a son of Noah from which Abraham is an offspring
and from which the word
Semitic originated.or astounding enough, all the way back to Adam. If this is
true, and I believe it could
be, the conflict is a territorial squabble ov
Houston disaster and accusing the US of fostering Israel. Keeping that in mind, I
think our discussion
should focus on the two parties' at the center of conflict: the Israelis and the
Palestinians. This dispute
seems to have no apparent solution. My quest
"Rupert, do you agree with the idea about the ports and all?"
Rupert Langford was a trusted colleague of the president. Their friendship had
been solid since they
started their political careers together as junior Congressmen. Bo
The Admiral's response frustrated the president. "How long to hit Dir?"
"Capability within a few hours. Probability depends on how many people we need
The president pushed for a more definitive answer. "What's that mean, move
Andra Akili, author of The Modern Muslim also joined the fray. She was the cofounder of the Center for
Islamic Awareness, a Washington-based think tank promoting progressive Islam.
Dr. Akili was a frequent
guest analyst on the CBS evening news. The you
"Well, we have a week to resolve this before we decide to burn up all of Asia."
The president's imprudent reply silenced the contingent. Dale Barker broke the
hush. "Mr. President, this
"Yeah, go ahead Dale."
"We have a man in custody who claims
"Mr. President, Buzz Atchison here. We have enough delivery capability to level
Pakistan at a moment's
notice should that be your decision, sir."
"Can you be precise, Admiral?" the president asked as he continued to peruse
the giant monitor,
friends of Islam, we need to spread the wealth around."
By the time the hour ended, Tony Rinker was convinced he and his panel had
done some good in
explaining how we got to where they were. To some viewers, however, it seemed
only food for fodder to
some racial fallout is insane. This conflict will be resolved at some point in the
future when Jordan will
allow the Palestinians to establish their state within the Jordanian borders."
"Michael?" Rinker moved back to the controversial Snelling, h
Chiefs of Staff. A threeway telephone conference had been established with
Cheyenne Mountain, home of
NORAD, and the underground buttress that now secured the President of the
United States. Seated with the
President inside the mountain was Colonel
"What's up?" Guerra asked, breaking the silence. "Fallout alert," the cop
"Fallout?" Guerra repeated, not thinking.
"That's right, radioactive fallout," the cop uttered again, wondering where Guerra
had been the last two
days. "Oh my God
flexible policy on the collection of clandestine information as long as the best
interest of the country was at
stake, or if it could be pulled off without getting caught. This was far different
from the position taken after
the Vietnam War when the f
asked. The Lieutenant motioned the tech to move and then seated himself in the
chair the tech left. "This is
the northern Afghani-Pakistani border, sir." As he spoke he used the cursor to
point out specific locations.
"This is the Tora Bora mountain range
Secretary of Defense. "Do you agree with this assessment, Martin?"
"I do, Mr. President. A tactical nuclear strike at this time enrages fewer
people.the world knows that we
are going to retaliate in some measure and they know our capability. I think a
looking away from camera. Tightly clenching his fingers in front of him, he
continued without the aid of
notes. "The blood of many Israelis, young and old, has been shed in the
restoration and defense of their
homeland, the land that God gave to Abraham f
inspired by religious perversion. It's easy to point your finger at the guilty
parties. They don't try to hide it.
Oh, and by the way, defending oneself from such tyranny is certainly justifiable."
"So you attribute this new wave of violence to outlaw reg