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Global Warming Was Worth It

September 11, 2014, 9:27 AM
Is progress a good thing? Generally speaking, it seems like an easy question – unless, that is, you’re in the “sustainability movement.” In a piece in the…

Super Scientist Neil deGrasse Tyson Doesn't Understand Statistics

September 11, 2014, 9:22 AM
Neil deGrasse Tyson is super smart. Super duper smart. Super duper scientist smart. So smart, that this is what Google auto-fill suggests when you search for…

More Observations on Obama's Speech

September 10, 2014, 10:28 PM
Shortly, Paul will note the most important problems with President Obama’s speech tonight. In the meantime, here are a few secondary observations: 1) Obama…

CO2 Going Up. Human Progress Going Up. | Cato @ Liberty

September 10, 2014, 10:15 PM
Latest Study Responsible Counterterrorism Policy John Mueller and Mark G. Stewart Featured Event August 26 Featuring Dan Mitchell, Senior Fellow, Cato…

EXCLUSIVE: Key analyst says talk radio’s biggest companies close to pulling the plug | Jerry Del Colliano says format’s days are numbered, cites recent moves | Media Equalizer

September 10, 2014, 1:38 PM
It was a move that sent shudders through an already-nervous radio industry: Pittsburgh’s WPGB-FM suddenly dumped its talk format, switching to country music.…

Quin Hillyer - Why a Nine-Month Extension of Ex-Im Is a Thoroughly Terrible Idea

September 10, 2014, 1:38 PM
No. Just no. No way. That should be the response of every real conservative to the proposed Appropriations Continuing Resolution, put forth today by committee…

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

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

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

September 04, 2014, 8:47 AM
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Electric vehicle sales are running out of gas

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

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

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

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

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

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

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!

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?

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

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…