Archive for December 7th, 2010

Briston Palin Success Triggered FCC Complaints

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

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Obama’s deportation efforts – Unusual methods helped ICE break deportation record, e-mails and interviews show – Washington Post

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

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Major League Baseball – Bloated contracts having domino effect

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

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BCS – 2010-11 COMPLETE BOWL SCHEDULE

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

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Real Clear Sports – Top 10 Indispensible College Football Players

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

With 11 players on each side of the ball and various specialists now dominating different aspects of the game, football is supposed to be the ultimate team sport that an individual can scarcely overwhelm. But at the college level, with more disparate talent levels and more unconventional play designs, it’s more likely for singular excellence to emerge. And here’s our list of the Top 10 Most Indispensable College Football Players in the BCS Era (since 1998).

Rasmussen – Generic Congressional Ballot: Republicans 45%, Democrats 40%

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

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Der Spiegel – Julian Assange Becomes the US’s Public Enemy No. 1

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

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UK’s David Cameron eyes 2011 Afghan pullback

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

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Washington Post – Afghan poll shows falling confidence in U.S. efforts to secure country

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

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WSJ – High School Graduates Losing Faith in Marriage

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

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Economist – Verizon’s 4G arrives

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

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New study – Increased exposure to the toxic chemical mercury can affect sexual preference in certain species of birds — inducing homosexuality

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

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US Science – funding rose, but the quantity of research yielded fell

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

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The pill for almost every ill: aspirin cuts risk of cancers

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

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UK Telegraph – Email has turned office workers into no more than lab rats desperately craving “pellets of social interaction,” a leading expert has claimed

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

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UK – Mistletoe could vanish within 20 years, says National Trust. Demise of apple orchards spells danger for Christmas plant

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

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Plant-based plastics may seem like a good option, but making them is not such an environmentally-friendly process

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

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Gallup – Midwest Leads Way to Most U.S. Job Creation Since Sept. ’08

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

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Rasmussen – Most Still Favor Repeal of Health Care Law, Fear It Will Drive Up Deficit

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

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Will the Next President & Congress Rescue Us From ObamaCare? – Nat Hentoff

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

Paul Krugman, Nobel Prize winner in economics and an influential New York Times columnist, also has a blog, “The Conscience of a Liberal.” On ABC’s This Week (Nov. 14), during a discussion on balancing the federal budget against alarming deficits, he proclaimed the way to solve this problem is through deeply cost-effective health care rationing.