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Reid, Udall Launch New Assault on Citizens United and the First Amendment - US News

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - September 10, 2014, 12:56 PM
Free speech for whom? Nevada Democratic Sen. Harry Reid is anything but these days. As Senate majority leader, he gets to set the agenda for the chamber – when…

Guy Benson - Fun: Senate Dems Whine When GOP Calls Their Bluff on Show Vote

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - September 10, 2014, 12:56 PM
The Politico story quoted extensively below is a gem, on several levels. By way of background, Senate Democrats are hopping mad because Republicans have…

Director’s frequent flights leave big carbon footprint, embarrass Greenpeace

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - September 04, 2014, 8:47 AM
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Electric vehicle sales are running out of gas

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - September 04, 2014, 8:47 AM
Electric car sales are not charging the marketplace. A new study by online automotive research company Edmunds.com suggests the segment may have run out of…

Obama Uses His Infamous Pen For Green Energy Cronyism

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - September 03, 2014, 1:00 PM
It’s President Obama’s way or the highway, to summarize the words of of one of his spokespersons, that he will “use all of the tools at his disposal working…

THE GREAT KITTEN AND PUPPY EXTINCTION - Tim Blair

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - September 03, 2014, 9:25 AM
Harvard warmist Naomi Oreskes predicts the deaths of all Australians due to climate change – and even worse, as Tony Thomas observes: She prophesises the…

Lower Tax Rates vs. Targeted Tax Credits

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - September 03, 2014, 9:22 AM
I wrote a column for the Wall Street Journal last week about the policy debate over whether it’s better to lower tax rates or to provide targeted tax cuts for…

Separation of Powers Alert: Obama Seeks Climate ‘Treaty’ without Senate Ratification

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - August 29, 2014, 12:45 PM
“The Obama administration is working to forge a sweeping international climate change agreement to compel nations to cut their planet-warming fossil fuel…

Rupert Darwall - Good-Bye, Treaty

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - August 29, 2014, 12:07 PM
‘I am speaking on behalf of the United States of America because my negotiators cannot,” Abigail Borah, a youth delegate to the 2011 Durban climate…

Net Neutrality Vs. Free Speech

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - August 29, 2014, 11:08 AM
As the Federal Communications Commission’s Sept. 15 deadline for public comment on its new net-neutrality rules approaches, the “open Internet” movement has…

Oh, Canada!

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - August 29, 2014, 9:02 AM
Perhaps the strangest thing about Burger King’s “defection” to Canada is that the restaurant seemed vaguely Canadian for as long as I can remember. America vs…

How much does poverty drive crime?

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - August 29, 2014, 8:58 AM
Maybe less than you thought, at least after adjusting for other variables. The Economist reports: In Sweden the age of criminal responsibility is 15, so Mr…

'Secret' EPA map is a 'darn can of worms' for North Dakota, critics say - Watchdog.org

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - August 28, 2014, 11:28 AM
By Rob Port / August 28, 2014 / By Rob Port | Watchdog.org North Dakota Bureau Photo courtesy of U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer’s office WATER EVERYWHERE: A map critics…

This year’s net neutrality debate has completely missed the point

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - August 28, 2014, 10:47 AM
Late last week, Silicon Valley congresswoman Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.) launched a contest on Reddit to “rebrand” net neutrality. “All the jargon about net…

Title II – Innovating at Government Speed

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - August 28, 2014, 10:40 AM
As we approach the final phase in the FCC’s third attempt to create a legally viable Net Neutrality rule, the anti-property groups pushing for “real” / “simple”…

Is The Left Approaching a Kool-Aid Moment?

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - August 28, 2014, 9:35 AM
We noted here the other day (“Propping Up Obama”) the agony of the left over Obama’s miserable performance of late. But there are other signs that leftism is…

By Decree It Is Ordered That …

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - August 27, 2014, 11:47 AM
The man who is described by his mouthpiece as “the constitutional lawyer in the Oval Office” is increasingly bored with the routine demands of his job (so much…

John Stossel - Green Monster

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - August 27, 2014, 11:36 AM
Thanks, Environmental Protection Agency! You’ve required sewage treatment plants, catalytic converters on cars and other things that made the world cleaner than…

Buffett's Burger King Move To Canada Reeks Of Hypocrisy

Stuff We Wish We Wrote - Homepage - August 27, 2014, 9:52 AM
A Burger King and a Tim Hortons sign are displayed in Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia. Burger King said Tuesday it would buy Tim Hortons in an $11… View Enlarged…
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