Wednesday, February 9, 2011
Daily Round-Up 02-09
I guess I better start speaking clearly into the lampshade. Change! Feds Are Spying on US Citizens Based on Political Beliefs
AND THE GOOD NEWS IS...
Rep. Allen West receives plum speaking slot at conservative gathering
Ariz. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords speaking again, asks for toast
Fannie, Freddie to Shrink Under Treasury Housing Plan
Judge Tosses Atheist's Lawsuit Over Grant to Restore Cross
House GOP Leaders Support Additional Spending Cuts
In Defense of Being a Kid. Childhood takes up a quarter of one’s life, and it would be nice if children enjoyed it.
GENERAL BAD BEHAVIOR
WikiLeaks cables: Saudi Arabia cannot pump enough oil to keep a lid on prices. US diplomat convinced by Saudi expert that reserves of world's biggest oil exporter have been overstated by nearly 40%
Entitlement Politics, Again
No room at table for Muslim Brotherhood
Fast Train to Nowhere. Who’s policing ‘Amtrak Joe’ Biden’s rail boondoggles?
Jordan tribes break taboo by targeting queen
As the Department of Transportation pushes for improvements, will debate over drinking age be revived? If you are old enough to enlist, then you are old enough to drink.
"They" are definately worried about something... Terror Threat 'Most Heightened' Since 9/11, Napolitano Says Homeland Security Officials Call Homegrown Radicalism a Game Changer
CIA officers make grave mistakes, get promoted AP: Since 9/11, many whose errors left people wrongly imprisoned or dead have received only minor admonishments or no punishment at all Of course, this is from MSNBC, so big grain of salt requred.
Cameron's Multicultural Wake-Up Call. The growth of Islamist extremism in the West is something even the politically correct can no longer ignore.
THE GOOD GUYS ARE
Time for Another Youtube Clip of Chris Christie Pwning His Critics
Chris Christie’s approval ratings rise in New Jersey
VA Attorney General Officially Files For Expedited Review of ObamaCare
House GOP Targets Dozens of Government Programs With Spending Cut Plan
Flake Defies GOP on Cuts - because he thought the cuts were insufficient!
Air Force chief to contractors: 'Don’t blow smoke up my ass'
Good for Texas - California taxes away jobs while Texas adds them
Lawmakers Line Up Against Federal Bailout for States