Yes, they have oil. But they also have torture, rape, and oppression — and they export radical Islamic propaganda to the world.
His is a voice of sanity. Hopefully President Obama is listening.
A decorated scientist and author of the most influential book debunking global warming joins Viscount Monckton in calling the CRU behavior criminal. (Also read Roger L. Simon: Climategate and the "T" Word)
Several groups ask Obama to ban the "cop-killer" pistol Hasan used, though the gun is not remotely capable of piercing body armor.
All the evidence we've heard regarding global warming never constituted, in any manner, actual evidence that it was taking place.
A leading light of climate change inadvertently exposes AGW’s crumbling foundation.
No, really. The CDC thinks Americans don't talk about sex enough.
The "Read Me" file of a harried programmer who couldn't replicate the scientists' warming results.
A CEI fellow details their just-filed Freedom of Information Act suit regarding files requested three years ago and never received.
Murders, "accidents," and other deaths reveal the Iranian regime in disorder.
Out of context private communications, prosecute the hacker! Look at this winsome polar bear! GlobalizationHalliburtonFreeMumia! (Updated continuously)
I wasn’t going to get one this year. I am in my forties and started getting mammograms in my thirties, thanks to a family history of cancer. But it’s been awhile and I was going to put it off this year but I figure with all that is going on in the healthcare debate, mammograms might be rationed or just not available for many of us. br /br /And, contrarian that I am, I figured that by going against a href=”http://health.usnews.com/articles/health/healthday/2009/11/19/task-force-member-defends-mammography-guidelines.html”the just released recommendations, /aI’m going get all the healthcare I desire, cause, at this point, I can. So to all you contrarians like me out there who were thinking of putting off a mammogram, I say, schedule that appointment ASAP. For who knows how long before ObamaCare makes this medical test a thing of the past?
Amy Alkon, author of a href=”http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0071600213?ie=UTF8tag=wwwviolentkicomlinkCode=as2camp=1789creative=9325creativeASIN=0071600213″span style=”font-style:italic;”I See Rude People: One woman’s battle to beat some manners into impolite society,/span/aimg src=”http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wwwviolentkicoml=as2o=1a=0071600213″ width=”1″ height=”1″ border=”0″ alt=”" style=”border:none !important; margin:0px !important;” / has an op-ed out in the span style=”font-style:italic;”LA Times/span about screaming kids a href=”http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/commentary/la-oe-alkon24-2009nov24,0,2649186.story”on planes/a:br /br /blockquoteMore and more, we’re all victims of these many small muggings every day. Our perp doesn’t wear a ski mask or carry a gun; he wears Dockers and shouts into his iPhone in the line behind us at Starbucks, streaming his dull life into our brains, never considering for a moment whether our attention belongs to him. These little acts of social thuggery are inconsequential in and of themselves, but they add up — wearing away at our patience and good nature and making our daily lives feel like one big wrestling smackdown.br /br /Southwest sent the right message in yanking Root and her screaming boy off the plane. Unfortunately, it lacked the corporate courage to stand its ground, probably fearing a public relations nightmare from the Mommy Mafia. Yet, almost every day, I encounter parents who need to get the same message Root initially did. Trust me — should I long to hear screaming children, I’ll zip right past my favorite coffeehouse and go read my morning paper at Chuck E. Cheese.br //blockquotebr /br /I tend to have some sympathy for parents who have crying kids. Those of us who are parents as well as others who are not understand that kids cry sometimes. What I don’t have sympathy for are parents who in span style=”font-style:italic;”no way/span discipline their children while out in public. While I understand that parent’s rights to discipline are limited given that the state interferes at times when a parent does discipline, I don’t think the solution is to do nothing. I have seen parents who allow kids to do very harmful and terrible things in public and then wonder why the kid turns out to be such an ass when he or she gets older. If a kid does not understand how to act in certain settings, teach him or her or don’t put them in that setting until they are older. The world will be a better (and quieter) place.br /br /What do you think, screaming kids allowed on planes or not? I would also love to hear any stories you have about kids who have acted up in public and whether or not you said or did anything.
A preposterous and disingenuous explanation for Major Hasan's actions appears on the op-ed page of the New York Times.
One of at least 21 rallies held in cities across the country, the event attracted physicians, nurses, and other medical professionals.
This could prove to be climate science's Vietnam.
Britain now wants to store everyone's calls, texts, emails, and sites visited. Is this conservative or liberal? Freedom or tyranny?
Israelis are being painted as peace refusers, terrorizers, killers, torturers, and recently, pilferers of internal organs.
Some states seem less concerned about instructing students on safe driving techniques than the value of carpools and hybrids.
I was just reading about Black Friday on CNBC and it seems that many people have a href=”http://www.cnbc.com/id/33855944″less interest in shopping that day:/abr /br /blockquoteA survey by Persuadable Research for online shopping guide dealnews.com, however, found just 46 percent of respondents plan to “definitely” shop on Black Friday this year, a 12 percent drop from those who took to the stores in 2008….br /br /The survey by Persuadable Research found a majority of shoppers (59 percent) say they would rather shop online for Black Friday deals this year than fight the crowds./blockquotebr /br /I was never a big fan of Black Friday and can’t imagine fighting crowds to get a few gifts. I’ve already done most of my shopping online. What about you?
The man who challenged Al Gore to a debate is furious about the content of the leaked CRU emails — and says why you should be, too.
Righteous anger over serial apologies and bows abroad, massive borrowing and deficit spending, and government takeovers of private spheres of life — is swelling up in the electorate.
Why the sun is sinking in the West.
Fudging results in an attempt to make the world fit one’s preconceptions is beyond the scientific pale and a real crime. (Also read Ed Driscoll: All the News That's Fit to Bury)
LAPD's new chief, Charlie Beck, was installed with a heavy dose of revisionist history that may not bode well for the future.