Mark Steyn Reminds us that the War on Children is Real
One thing I’ve learned over the years is that you don’t read Mark Steyn to feel good about the future. Indeed, there are few writers out there who are better at pouring a cold bucket of reality on our expectations for the future–with a nice bit of gallows humor to make it a little easier to stomach. So, it should go without saying that he’s | Read More »
A Yuletide Target of Michelle Obama’s War On Obesity?
Why the heck not?!? Even though it’s not illegal actors can’t smoke on screen anymore without someone having a fit. How could something like this not be next? Hey! We could finally recognize Santa as a threat to national security! How progressive! Crossposted
Can Government Fix Obesity? No, But Liberals Don’t Care That It Can’t
Newsweek has a piece entitled “Can Laws Fix the Obesity Crisis?” It starts out by identifying a couple of places where government is imposing itself in order to force the people to eat healthy. The piece also points out that there haven’t been any good studies to determine if these laws are effective. But the key comes in near the end of the article when | Read More »
We Warned You! New Fat Kid Laws are Coming!
We told you it would happen. We warned you that if they got their paws on our health care they would start telling us how skinny or how fat we could or should be. Now, Mrs. Obama, the epitome of perfection in all things has started the ball rolling with her Fat Kids are a National Security Risk and it has snowballed into The Healthy | Read More »
Child Obesity: Handling the “Security Threat”
As a mom of young adult children, I was almost ticked off by the April 20th Fox Report‘s picture of a school lunch branded, “SECURITY THREAT.” Retired admirals and generals just released an alarming report: 27% of young adults are not mission ready to defend our nation,that’s one in four of our grown children. Retired military leaders are on the attack against unhealthy school lunches. | Read More »
Obama wants to reshape the agriculture industry
Below, Moe writes on some shocking statements by Barack Obama about “bankrupting the coal industry” in order to address global warming. Obama has it in for another industry: agriculture. Check out these statements from an interview he gave with Time’s Joe Klein: As a consequence, our agriculture sector actually is contributing more greenhouse gases than our transportation sector. And in the mean time, it’s creating | Read More »