Archive for December 12th, 2010

Florida – Musical satire about L. Ron Hubbard, the founder of the church Of Scientology

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

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Wired – National Geographic Announces Top Ten Weirdest New Animals of 2010

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

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Report: Strong link between test scores and teachers

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

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Larry Elder: WikiLeaks vindicates President George W. Bush

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

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CNET – The analog vs. digital audio debate, no clear winner

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

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Rasmussen – 41% think global warming is caused primarily by human activity, while 47% say long-term planetary trends are to blame

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

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Bill Watterson (Calvin and Hobbes) art from college

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

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Manhattan, KS – Church leader argues people choose sexuality

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

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Washington Examiner editorial on earmarks – Legislative ‘Christmas trees:’ Earmarks by another name

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, was crowing to reporters back home that the compromise would include an expensive ornament — the use of tax credits to extend subsidies for ethanol and biodiesel fuels, neither of which has anything to do with income tax rates for individuals. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid also reportedly dangled these subsidies, which encourage corn farmers to grow more corn, to ensure the vote of Sen. Tom Harkin, Grassley’s Democratic colleague from Iowa.

The list of ornaments being hung on the tax-cut Christmas tree grew steadily throughout the week.

Video, Wired – Navy’s Mach 8 Railgun Obliterates Record

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

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Politico on Afghanistan – But commanders on the ground here have already reached their own verdict. ‘We’re going to need more time,’ says Maj. Gen. John F. Campbell.

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

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Wash Post – Bill Clinton takes the White House stage, again

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

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Jonah Goldberg – Hillary Clinton was right about Obama

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

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Weekly Standard – Railing Against Big Government

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

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Investor’s Business Daily editorial – The Dems’ Crackup

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

Yes, the anger is boiling over. But to call this display of outrage puerile is an understatement. Everyone but the Democrats can see how out of step they are with public opinion.

As long as they were in control of Congress and the White House, Democrats felt no need to compromise. But after four years of Democratic failure, voters on Nov. 2 awarded the GOP a record 63 seats for control of the House and took away the Democrats’ veto-proof majority in the Senate, where their edge will be a slim three seats.

CNET – Is Wi-Fi killing trees? Maybe. Maybe not

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

According to a story in The Wall Street Journal, Dutch researchers have called into question data that prompted the widespread reports that Wi-Fi signals were to blame for a jump in poor-health indicators among urban trees in the Netherlands and perhaps elsewhere.

Bernie Sanders filibusters for nine hours about tax plan

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

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Examiner – Obama honors Nobel winner with statement about himself

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

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AP – Attorney General Holder reassures Muslims of Dept of Justice’s anti-bias focus

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

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AP – Gas pump prices close in on average $3 a gallon; supplies affected by unexpected refinery shutdowns in the West and Midwest

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

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