Friday, April 1, 2011

Random Round-Up 04-01

President Obama Job Approval

2012 Republican Presidential Nomination

Latest Election Polls

Foreign Banks Tapped Fed’s Secret Lifeline Most at Crisis Peak

House rejects Obama-backed labor amendment in FAA bill

OPEC Set for $1,000 Billion in Export Revenues That's $1,000,000,000,000.00 Folks.

The Secret to Brazil's Energy Success Over the past 20 years the country increased domestic oil production by a whopping 876%.

Gallup Daily: U.S. Employment - 19.1% underemployed

Business leaders, economists push for deficit cut

Unions deploy money and muscle in Battle of Wisconsin

When a Girl Is Executed … for Being Raped

Unemployment rate falls to 8.8 pct., two-year low

A clueless presidency adrift in a sea of confusion

House Republicans vs. Untouchables

Making 'Impossible' Cuts

Ohio Governor Signs Anti-Union Bill

Devastating New Ad Might Be Game Changer in Wisconsin’s Crucial April 5th Election

Green regulation in CA: Academic fraud, retaliation, and science denial

We've Become a Nation of Takers, Not Makers. More Americans work for the government than in manufacturing, farming, fishing, forestry, mining and utilities combined.

So Accustomed to Lies

Libya-Owned Bank Got 73 Loans From Fed Discount Window After Lehman Fell

The truth about the false choice

Bosses at bailed-out Fannie, Freddie were paid millions With hundreds of billions in government support necessary to keep companies running, questions arise about pay packages

The Golden Years Of AARP

Investigations Find ‘Unprecedented’ Political Review of FOIA Requests by Homeland Security Department

Inflation pressures grow on Main Street

Wisconsin Judicial Tyranny

The Failure of Obama’s Conventional Wisdom

The selective racial outrage of federal judicial nominee Donna Murphy

Barack Obama: Losing $84 billion big success

Repeal Obamacare's 1099 Reporting Provision? No Way

Euro Zone Inflation Jumps to 29-Month High

Federal Agents Told to Reduce Border Arrests, Arizona Sheriff Says

New reform regulations fire up health debate

Economy adds 216,000 jobs in March as shutdown looms

Inflation vs. Jobs: Fed’s Move Can Seal Its Fate

Outrage: Freddie and Fannie Execs Pocketed $35 Million In Taxpayer Money

Woman charged with email threats

Please Do Not Install This Hack at OMB

DHS, Dems fend off Oversight chairman's claims on info release

Hidden Bad Signs in a Good Jobs Report

Preserving Patient and Doctor Choice

'Tea party' activists rally to demand GOP stick with larger budget cuts

The Tea Party vs. John Boehner

Despite Obama veto threat, House passes FAA bill with union rules intact

Planned Parenthood feeds off a culture of falsehood.

Choice Foes, Including President Obama, Seek to Block DC Students from SOARing to Better Schools

UNITE HERE Evades Secret Ballot Election Challenge in Corporate Campaign Against Hyatt

Strip EPA Before It Kills Economy

How You Can Pull a GE on Taxes

Dems Go to Extremes in Budget Battle. But will political embarrassment cause them to cave?

Senate lines up 1099 repeal bill for Tuesday

Balanced Budget Amendment Vital to America's Future

Really?! Obama Official: GOP Budget Would Kill 70,000 Kids

Intel analyst to CNN host: “You’re just carrying water for Mr. Obama”

Lawsuit seeks dissolution of Dunwoody, Sandy Springs, Johns Creek, Milton, Chattahoochee Hills. Suit says 'super-majority white neighborhoods' were created

Republicans question health reform law's insurance pools

‘SniderGate’ Details Begin to Surface in Illinois

Consumer Confidence Dips Amid Higher Gas Prices

To Reid, Democrats, Tea Tastes Bitter

The Media Double Standard on Hispanic Political Loyalties. If Hispanics don't vote for the GOP, it's Republicans' fault. But if they don't vote for Democrats, they're "fickle."

Anatomy of a Smear, Part II

Where’s the transparency that Obama promised?

Where is the Public on Obamacare?

Senate Republicans call for complete repeal of Wall Street reform

Where the Jobs Are (and Aren’t)

Bolt on trial for heresy against high church of political correctness

FIRE's Adam Kissel Discusses Case of Whistleblowing UCLA Professor with ''

Thursday, March 31, 2011

Daily Round-Up 03-31

Wake Up, Wingers! Scott Walker’s anti-union team could suffer a big defeat in Wisconsin’s April 5 Supreme Court election

Holder Must Go. The New Black Panther fix came in AND Surprise: Justice Department Exonerates Itself in New Black Panther Case AND Shocker: DOJ Whitewashes New Black Panther Case

UCI Facilitates Secret Meeting with Hamas for their Students


How Evil Are the Koch Brothers?

Unleash the Great American Energy Industry

Atlanta Citizens Fight Back Against Forfeiture Abuse


Correction Request: Media Matters Fudges Truth On Planned Parenthood Services

GARY BAUER AND DR. ALVEDA KING: Why Our Government Must Stop Funding Planned Parenthood

What Are the Planned Parenthood Contributions From the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation Used For?

Planned Parenthood: Limiting Access to Mammograms. Look at any Planned Parenthood website, and you’ll see that the mammogram ploy is a tool to increase counseling.

Live Action: Planned Parenthood Mammogram Lies Exposed

And The Good Guys Are.... 03-31

Were we better off 40 years ago? Not really

Indiana House Passes Broad Voucher Bill : Private Schools Included

In Case You Missed It: Democrats Waving White Flag on Taking Back House in 2012

It's okay to use paper. Trees are renewable, recyclable and sustainable. And for the record, it causes more damage to the water supply and uses more energy to recycle paper than it does to simply plant more trees. DUH.

Ohio House OKs collective bargaining limits

House GOP Leaders Target $1 Trillion Medicaid Cut

Immigration Official: "The Hold Is Over"

Support For The Koch Brothers From An Unlikely Source: The United Steelworkers. It's called not biting the hand that feeds you.

House Republicans launch probe of Yucca decision

General Bad Behavior 03-31

Now Congress Steps to the Plate in the New Black Panther Scandal. It’s time for the DOJ to cough up information to the House Judiciary Committee and to Congressman Frank Wolf.

Don’t forget your hijab, soldier! American servicewomen encouraged to wear headscarves in Afghanistan

Michael Barone on Wisconsin: Has the tea party given up?

Federal Auditor: Border Patrol Can Stop Illegal Entries Along Only 129 Miles of 1,954-Mile Mexican Border

Majority of Experts Predict Government Shutdown

Civil Forfeiture vs. Truth and Justice

GOP says 5,000 non-citizens voting in Colorado a 'wake-up call' for states

"I find it disturbing that Judge Sumi issued this warning, which carries the threat of a Bar disciplinary referral."
"This is tantamount to the nuclear option, by putting attorney licenses to practice on the line. Such a warning necessarily is one-sided, since only the attorneys unhappy with a court's rulings would comment negatively. Such a warning allows the winning side, so far the Democrats, to crow all day long about the court rulings, while muffling the ability of the Republicans to explain why such rulings were unjustified."

The schism in the Coffee Party is so bad, they split up into two different booths at Denny’s

Michelle Obama's Former Congressional District Ranks Last for Healthy Behavior, Study Finds

Academic Politics, not Academic Freedom, at Issue in Michigan FOIA Requests

AARP’s Non-Profit Status Under Fire Over Insurance Income AND Why Doesn’t AARP Put Any of Its Windfall Profits into Its Charitable Activities?

Bad Politician Bad 03-31

President Obama Job Approval
Q-poll puts Obama approval at 42%, 48% disapproval

Obama's Libya address ratings down from previous speeches

Obama issues veto threat over union measure in FAA bill

Guess the Largest Contributor to November Congressional Races Here's a hint, it is a union.

I feel like I've been saying that to him for years - GOP frosh to Harry Reid: You’ve failed

Obama Orders CIA Intervention President Barack Obama has signed a secret order authorizing covert U.S. government support for rebel forces seeking to oust Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, government officials told Reuters on Wednesday.

Useful Idiot Shocked Over Obama's Covert Actions in Libya

Shh! Obama gets anti-secrecy award AND Transparency: Obama WH Employs Political Vetting Process for FOIA Requests

Undoing an election's consequences

Senator Shutdown; Senator Schumer tries to orchestrate a government shutdown.

The President’s Credibility Gap

That they had to create such a law is pitiful - Delaware government: Bill to bar second state jobs introduced. Legislators couldn't be hired by state after being elected Now can we introduce such a law at the federal level?

The Senate Launch System

Former Organizing for America staffer interfered with FOIA requests at Department of Homeland Security AND The best and worst of FOIAgate AND here

Where Is Obama’s Empathy for Poor Kids in D.C.?

Barack Obama’s Oil Lease LIES! AND Obama Administration Whitewashing Government Inaction Regarding Oil and Natural Gas Leases

The reluctant warrior

Libya: The Genesis of a Bad Idea

Wisconsin Judicial Tyranny

Democrat DA Ignoring Death Threats to Wisconsin GOP Lawmakers?

Liberals Lose Spending Debate, Blame Obama

In Economic Woes 03-31

The Federal Reserve has completely lost its mind

Here's to the Hope - Could Declining House Values Spark the Next Taxpayer Rebellion?

So each time you feel your heart beat, know that the National Debt has increased by $61,752.79 AND Skunked

On jobs, where is Obama?

Everywhere? Where the Bailout Went Wrong

$5 Fees May Be Coming to an ATM Near You

Wal-Mart CEO Bill Simon expects inflation

Debt And Deficits: The Symptoms, Not The Disease

Gasoline up 100% under Obama AND Barack Obama’s Oil Lease LIES! AND Obama Administration Whitewashing Government Inaction Regarding Oil and Natural Gas Leases

The Green Regulation Machine: Saving the Planet or Killing Jobs?

7 Problems That Could Derail the Global Recovery

Consumption spending slowing down. Guess what: rising energy prices are taking a toll on consumers.

Food Commodities Surge Seen Swamping Consumers With Inflation

AP-GfK Poll: Americans souring more on economy

Making them harder to tax - The Rich Really Are Different: Their Incomes Fluctuate More

Secrets Revealed: Fed Unveils Bank Loans Made During the Crisis

Jeffrey Sachs and the Fictional “Race to the Bottom” Caused by Tax Competition

High taxes have consequences

Pension-Crisis Deniers Never Sleep

Rampant spending has put U.S. in dire financial shape

Banks, Companies That Tapped Fed Reserve Rescue Programs

When a company as big as Microsoft has to file an anti-trust suit, chances are they lost a marketing battle and are now crying over finishing second place. Antitrust Cry From Microsoft

Will the Proposed Banking Settlement Have Unintended Consequences?

The Real Budget Debate

Demystifying the Fed's Secretive Discount Window

Just Say No

Housing market: 13% of all U.S. homes are vacant

Budget Battle Update: It’s About Preparing for the Inevitable Fight, not Forcing a Shutdown

Obamacare 03-31

State Resistance to Obamacare

House GOP Leaders Target $1 Trillion Medicaid Cut

Piping Up: The Ulterior Motive Behind Rising ObamaCare Premiums

And this my friends is why I have NEVER supported government-run healthcare since I lived for a year in the UK - Former NHS director dies after operation is cancelled four times at her own hospital

No Obamacare Exchange for Texas

What Explains Sebelius' Ignorance of Health Law?

Insider trading at the FDA

AARP’s Billion Dollar ObamaCare Windfall

A Mandate Is Not A Solution to Medical-Malpractice Crisis

Junk Science 03-31

Green regulation in CA: Academic fraud, retaliation, and science denial

Could Biofuel Policies Increase Death and Disease in Developing Countries? Indur M. Goklany, Ph.D., who works for the Interior, wrote this article. I have met him many times and he is one of the smartest and sweetest men you could ever meet. His concerns should be heeded!

First they came for your light bulbs. Now Obama’s EPA is going after your soap.

Carbon Rationing by Other Means. After Congress fails to regulate greenhouse gases, the president hands the job to the EPA. AND Rein in the EPA's carbon rules

Whose Clean Energy Standards?

FDA Considers More Useless Warning Labels

Well she was rude to my husband and is therefore a completely useless creature - A Skeptical Review of Boxer’s Tirade

North Carolina's Science Follies

Arctic Anxiety: The War for Energy Resources Is On

The Green Regulation Machine: Saving the Planet or Killing Jobs?

Obama’s Energy Blueprint: Same Silliness, Different Day

Obama's friends turn radioactive after Japan accident

“U.S. Death Rate Falls for 10th Straight Year” – CDC

Gail Giggles at Consumer Choice in the NYT

Barack Obama’s Oil Lease LIES! AND Obama Administration Whitewashing Government Inaction Regarding Oil and Natural Gas Leases

Sen. Jim Inhofe: Obama can’t veto legislation blocking EPA regulations


How Many Agencies Does It Take to Regulate Fuel Economy?

Media Bias 03-31

Why Bill Maher should be taken off the air

Prof. Krugman: Ace of the Ad Hominem Smear

Media Tale of Two Marches: Solidarity Saturday v. Pro-Life Sunday

Rep. Ben Quayle Calls Politico The Worst Media Outlet In History

Thug known for shutting down independent media gets journalism award

MSNBC Contributor on Obama's Low Approval Rating: 'Polls Are for Strippers'

Herman Cain: Media Scared A "Real Black Man" May Run Against Obama

David Brock Is a Clownfish With friends like MediaMutters, who needs anemones?

Media Bias and the Debates, Again

Bozell to CNN: Planned Parenthood Lies on Your Network, It's Time to Correct the Record

On NBC, the missing story about parent company General Electric

Big Union/Leftie Groups 03-31

SEU circulating boycott letters AND Wisconsin Union Boycott Threats Border on Illegal

Guess the Largest Contributor to November Congressional Races Here's a hint, it is a union.

April 5th: As Crucial and CloApril 5th: As Crucial and Close Election Looms in Wisconsin, Unions Double Down Intimidating Local Businesses

Obama issues veto threat over union measure in FAA bill

In Wisconsin, Big Labor politicians help make right-to-work case

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Michigan's Crazy Drunk Uncle

Union official poses as press to crash NHGOP fundraiser

Public Unions: Is California Next? Serious Californians, on the right and the left, know how much fiscal trouble they're in.

Frances Fox Piven And Richard Trumka Join Forces April 5th

Fighting Corruption/TEA Party News 03-31

Here’s How to Manage Our Politicians. With the right oversight, they can serve the people well.

Wake Up, Wingers! Scott Walker’s anti-union team could suffer a big defeat in Wisconsin’s April 5 Supreme Court election.

Help Get This Ad On The Air In Wisconsin

The Rally is Over: The Work Has Just Begun AND Pics from the Tea Party Rally

Tea Party to GOP: Hang Tight on Spending

Michael Barone on Wisconsin: Has the tea party given up?

The Tea Party Goes to War

Senator Reid, Let’s Compare Radicals Shall We?

Tea Party group: 'Cut it or shut it'

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Daily Round-Up 03-29


Any (legal) way you can better your life is fine by me, Thomas Sowell - Voting with Their Feet AND "the flight of blacks from Northern and Midwestern cities"

Key Vote YES on H.R. 471 to Reauthorize the DC Opportunity Scholarship Program

Wisconsin Stops Withholding Unions Dues As Of Today

The Case for Taxation without Representation


Oil, Oil, and Not a Drop . . .

Feds Want Ventura's Suit Against TSA Thrown Out

Big Brew-Ha-Ha Over Direct Shipment of Booze

Libyan Woman Claiming Rape Will Face Charges

Original Pigford Claimant Calls It One of the ‘Biggest Conspiracies Against the U.S. Treasury Ever’

Daily Caller Round-Up

7 Topics We Can't Have Adult Conversations About in America. It's a shame because these are issues that do need to be addressed in an adult manner.

Political pandering at DOJ? Case of Muslim math teacher puts spotlight on government lawyer

Above is a chart dealing with food self-sufficiency. It is measuring, in calories, (exports-imports)/consumption. Green marks countries with high food self-sufficiency and the scale moves to red, which marks countries poorly able to feed themselves, much less export food (original Net Trade in Food chart).


What 2 Percent in Cuts Looks Like

Video: US Navy pilots surprise Japanese with food and water

Pushing Back against a Decree


GOP questions HHS authority to grant healthcare waivers

The ObamaCare Anniversary Cake Makes Younger Americans Gag

Price of compassion for cancer patients

Employers, Young Pay More if Medicare Goes to 67

AARP faces grilling over reform support


The Media and Terror

Scarborough: Libs Hypocritical on Mideast Wars

Bill Maher doubles down — calls Sarah Palin the ‘c’ word AND If I called, say, Michelle Obama the kind of stuff Bill Maher calls Sarah Palin…

CNN’s Newfound Skepticism of Enemy Propaganda

A Gift for the Obvious

Angry Trump Fires Back: Here’s My Official Birth Certificate — Where’s Yours?

Media Matters and the Nietzschean Defense of Fox News

MMFA Targets Fox’s Sammons, Shoots Foot With Audio Sting


The Wisconsinonsense Award

Obama’s Union-Friendly, Feel-Good Approach to Education

AT&T merger could swell ranks of union that backs Democrats


Tea Party to rev a NASCAR engine

Original Pigford Claimant Calls It One of the ‘Biggest Conspiracies Against the U.S. Treasury Ever’

A Tale of Two Tea Parties Understanding the legacy of Samuel Adams, the father of the American Revolution, is key to understanding today’s movement to reclaim our constitutional government.

Bad Politician Bad 03-29

President Obama Job Approval

Latest Election Polls

2012 Republican Presidential Nomination

Most Americans still angry at Washington

These Days, It Isn’t Just Americans Suffering from Obama’s Failure. A huge swath of the world is now struggling with his nonsensical leadership

Ex-CIA Operative: Obama Never Properly Vetted. Ya think?

Obama’s Biggest Flip

Social Security: Obama and the Democrats Dodge Their Debris. President Obama is hoping to ride a cynical wave of ginned-up opposition to any and all entitlement reform to victory in 2012.

Dems Prepare to Profit from Shutdown

Cantor: It's Dems Fault If Government Shuts Down

Senators Toss Budget Ball to Obama, Who Fumbles

Redistricting draws unregulated cash

On Social Security, Reid Goes to Bat for Status Quo

Howard Dean: Democrats Should Be 'Quietly Rooting' for Shutdown

Original Pigford Claimant Calls It One of the ‘Biggest Conspiracies Against the U.S. Treasury Ever’

Dems’ Focus on Jobs May Fizzle in 2012

Education Spending Won't Create Jobs

Despite pressure to reduce national debt, few in Congress use payback program

On a Senate Call, a Glimpse of Marching Orders

I have no idea why The Stupid Party rewarded these fleebag democrat's behavior with any concessions. - Ind. Democrats end boycott, return to Statehouse

The Speech: There is no Plan A

If the Government Can’t Ban Speech, Can It Compel It?

Being a leader is about more than reading off a teleprompter

Oil, Oil, and Not a Drop . . .

Thumper Obama AND Re: Thumper Obama

Obama heads to New York for fundraising and interviews

Ya think? Climate votes promise to echo on stump

E-Verify Self Check: A Solid Step Forward

Obama Wants Illegals to Succeed

Big Brew-Ha-Ha Over Direct Shipment of Booze

California GOP: Redistricting Process Lists to Left

In Economic Woes 03-29

"...a new survey, the latest in a long line showing similar findings, reveals that workers are “fed up and ready to bolt.” The new survey is from MetLife. It’s entitled the 9th Annual Study of Employee Benefit Trends"

Consumer confidence falls in March

Cash for Clunkers 2: The Return of Government Motors

More housing hell. Now the end is years off

Food Inflation Kept Hidden in Tinier Bags Actually, this has been going on for a while.

Above is a chart dealing with food self-sufficiency. It is measuring, in calories, (exports-imports)/consumption. Green marks countries with high food self-sufficiency and the scale moves to red, which marks countries poorly able to feed themselves, much less export food (original Net Trade in Food chart).

The Return of Stagflation

Inflation worries push consumer confidence lower

Wall Street reform to cost agencies $1 billion in first year

Shocker: Corporations try to avoid taxes. Individuals do too!

Let Voters Decide on Pensions, Spending

Dems adopt divide and conquer strategy on spending cuts

Two-thirds of oil and gas leases in Gulf inactive

The Resurrection. As Vikram Pandit’s remaking of Citigroup shows, Wall Street is no longer waiting on Washington. The result: a global financial elite even less under U.S. control than before the crash.

Home prices falling in most major US cities. Home prices falling in 19 major US cities, with 4 now at lowest level in 11 years

Oil, Oil, and Not a Drop . . .

Original Pigford Claimant Calls It One of the ‘Biggest Conspiracies Against the U.S. Treasury Ever’

Workers antsy as morale plunges

How to Raise the Status of Teachers AND Education Spending Won't Create Jobs

Home prices falling in most major US cities

Walmart Gets Punked by Frivolous Lawsuit

A Solution to the GOP’s Defunding Problem

Junk Science 03-28

The Green Energy Economy Reconsidered. The last we saw such an economy was in the 13th century.

Deal with it: We'll need oil, gas for decades

Offshore drilling is a moral imperative

Two-thirds of oil and gas leases in Gulf inactive

Banning or taxing plastic bags causes more problems than it solves.

The Chemistry Of Light Bulbs—And Why CFL’s Are Overrated

Water Issues Worry Americans Most, Global Warming Least

"It's Ugly As Hell!": Jersey Towns Object To Solar Panels

White House pivots to energy policy with 'clean vehicles' focus

Bird group calls for end to wind energy due to threats to species

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Oil, Oil, and Not a Drop . . .

Democrats Finally Declare War...on Press

Green Eggs and the Ham

Vegans in dock over baby's death

Monday, March 28, 2011

Daily Round-Up 03-28

Marriage and Procreation: The Intrinsic Connection

May God bless those who perished and guide and protect those who've survived.


How dangerous is nuclear power? Not very

Jerry Brown’s Proposal to Abolish California’s Redevelopment Agencies Would Help End Eminent Domain Abuse

House approves bill banning automatic deduction for union dues

GOP wins cuts without government closure


Michelle Obama Ruins Easter

ACLU vs. religious liberty

Farrakhan’s Inclusiveness

Calling things by their right names: a lesson from Confucius

April 5th Will Decide Who Governs Wisconsin: The Voters or 4 Judges

Egyptian Group Cites US Gay Marriages in Election Run-up

This is from The American Interest via Instapundit - Black And Blue 2: Blacks Flee Blue States in Droves. And I like his comments enough to repeat them here: "Punish talent and talent will flee. Skin color is unrelated. Plus this: “The failure of blue social policy to create an environment which works for Blacks is the most devastating possible indictment of the 20th century liberal enterprise in the United States.” It’s all about oligarchy, not egalitarianism."

London Pride — Not! British gays need to understand that there’s no place for them in the sharia-run Britain to which millions of Muslims openly aspire

When standardized test scores soared in D.C., were the gains real?

Left Attacks Florida Gov. Scott for Supporting Transparency They Endorsed in Minnesota

Is Biden’s closet packed with media skeletons? Reporter one of many to be ‘caged’ by VP

There May Not Always Be An England

Higher-order Bullying: Challenge the Rulers, Risk Your Children?

The Human Right to Suspend Reality

Can One Wrong Death Bring Down Corrupt Las Vegas?


Herman Cain - America can achieve energy independence

Conservatives home in on 'ObamaRail'


President Obama Job Approval

Are Illinois Democrats Covering Up Significant Racial Incident?

Watchdog knocks Obama administration on transparency

Biden Aide Apologizes After Reporter Kept in Storage Closet During Fundraiser

ATF Gun Runner Scandal Continues to Grow: Who's Lying?

"We don’t make decisions about questions like intervention based on consistency or precedent,"

Why Does Obama Hate Small Business?

California GOP the party of numbskulls

Tax break for charitable giving targeted

O's hapless Mideast 'agenda'

Judge Sumi's Mess

Collapse of the Obama Worldview

GOP Can't Ignore Wisconsin Recall Battle

why Obama didn’t get a Libya Bounce in the polls

Democrats Attempt to Enable EPA Power Grab

Why are California Republicans Permitting Eminent Domain Abuse?


The Eyes of Texas Are Sparkling in the 2010 Census

GE's tax bill

6 Surprising Ways Oil Prices Affect You

Public Pensions In The Red Even With Rosy Assumptions

Can You Read This and Not Despise the IRS? AND In Prison for Taking a Liar Loan

Why Housing Is Going Through a Double Dip

Bogdanski: Gift Tax Fiasco. Jack Bogdanski (Lewis & Clark), If You Did Stuff Like This, You'd Go to Jail

How to Cut an Easy $83 Billion

What is Obama trying to hide?

Fiscal Showdown Looms in Capitol

Deficits are an important but incomplete metric

The Unemployment Rate in Perspective

Free Enterprise vs. National Socialism

Why Does Obama Hate Small Business?

Obama’s Monetary Policy: Stick It to the Middle Class

It’s time for taxpayers to demand a receipt


Federal judge to seniors: take Medicare or lose Social Security

A glimpse of a future with Obamacare

Replace ObamaCare With Health Savings Accounts

Loudest Obamacare cheerleader wants out. New York’s Rep. Anthony Weiner wants a ‘get out of jail free’ card

Media Matters and reality on Obamacare

ObamaCare's First Year House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and fellow Democrats are holding events to 'celebrate' the law's birthday. Americans, according to the latest polls, are refusing to join the party.

GOP presidential hopefuls hammer health care. Well, there is a lot to hammer there.


Umm, they're pretty much an obstacle to all that's good, decent and fun in the world - Are environmentalists an obstacle to clean energy production?

EU to ban cars from cities by 2050 Good luck with that. Oh and good luck trying to run businesses without delivery trucks.

WaPo: Why is Obama pursuing a “Drill, Brazil, Drill” strategy?

The Obama gas tax

Democrats Attempt to Enable EPA Power Grab

The Senate's EPA Showdown Democrats face a moment of truth on regulatory cap and trade.

Novelty wearing off? Or stupidity being realized? Earth Hour may be losing steam as novelty wears off

New Jersey could be next state to pull out of regional cap-and-trade system

I actually feel sad for this inventor - he just wanted to make the world a better place. The world's worst environmental villain?

A Punching Bag No More


Breitbart in Context

Probably - Is Media Matters Breaking the Law?

The Senate is the Next Battlefield in the Campaign to Undo the FCC’s Net Neutrality Power Grab

The Emperor Seth and Kinetic Islam

Media Matters plots “guerrilla warfare and sabotage” against Fox?

Breitbart says ‘height of ingratitude’ for Huffington not to defend him against Van Jones racism allegations

Media Matters' war against Fox


First Look: Atlas Shrugged–Dagny Confronts the Union

The left’s obsession with the Koch brothers

School Choice = Good for Kids, Bad for Unions. Can't Politicians Do the Math?

The Koch Brothers and the Paranoid Style in Liberal Politics

Flashback: The Davis-Bacon Act , Legalized Racism and Unions

Why Liberals Hate Clarence Thomas and Sarah Palin

American’s flight attendants forbidden to strike

Media Matters' war against Fox

Remembering the Triangle Fire: Why the Left is Urging us to Recall the Event

Soros Enters the For-Profit College Fray


Abortion Alternatives? Oh, My!