Politics And One Mother With A Keyboard. Because in front of every informed voter is a frightened politician.
Thursday, April 29, 2010
Daily Round-Up 04-29
Offshore Drilling Plans Under Gun After Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill It was a Santa Barbara Oil spill that sparked Earth Day and the environmental movement and now this accident may put the kibosh on new drilling. I hope there is an honest and thorough investigation of the cause of this tragedy because I'm wondering terrible things, particularly about the timing of all this.
Brown Toast. From our good friend John O'Sullivan with an extra delicious tidbit here.
I'd sooner believe this was a South Park joke than reality but.... U.N. Elects Iran to Commission on Women's Rights. Without fanfare, the United Nations this week elected Iran to its Commission on the Status of Women, handing a four-year seat on the influential human rights body to a theocratic state in which stoning is enshrined in law and lashings are required for women judged "immodest."