The Cost of Political Pseudo-Science Shown In Two Examples.
Surely it’s time for climate-change deniers to have their opinions forcibly tattooed on their bodies. – Richard Glover (HT:National Times.Com) Richard Glover and Dr. Donald Brown are two very different men, in different nations, who work towards a common goal. Each man believes that human pollution has driven a series of chemical and physical changes in the Earth’s atmosphere. Each man believes this will damage | Read More »
Gambling In Alabama – The Worm Within The Shiny Apple
Paul Sanford is a Republican State Legislator from Huntsville, AL. What I learned about him on the Internet Tubes makes me more proud to be a Republican. He makes me feel both vindicated and validated. Anyone following Alabama politics, by necessity or morbid curiosity, can only nod their heads and ruefully smile as The Victory Land Casino elevates the murky machinations of Alabama politics to | Read More »
Draining The Swamp In Our Glorious People’s Democracy
Way back in Once-Upon-a-Time Time, Early November 2006 to be more explicit, Nancy Pelosi, Rahm Emanuel and Steny Hoyer promised us all a New Direction. They all promised to seriously reform the House of Representatives, if the voters trusted them with control of that venerable institution. Pelosi declared with Oscar-Winning grandiloquence that yea, verily, they would drain the swamp. Who knew they would discover DDT | Read More »
The Space Between A Handshake Is Too Wide For An Economic Recovery
A popular and successful method of tossing out a political opposition has been to yell. “It’s the economy, stupid!” It worked for Scott Brown and it worked for Bill Clinton. It may well work for Mark Rubio in the Florida GOP Primary. My only complaint about applying this elocution to today’s problems would be that it is wrong. “It’s the philosophy, Ladies and Germs.” Until | Read More »