Category Archives: Environment

Why Do “Progressives” Love Moving Backward?


by JIM YARDLEY The news that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has used real, living human beings for testing that they themselves admit is potentially lethal is being greeted with a collective (and collectivist) shrug by the main stream media. … Continue reading

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Zen, Galileo and Global Warming


Followers of Zen have a word that specifically describes a special event, a recognition of some profound truth or reality – satori. Satori is often described as a sudden awakening, and I recently experienced satori for myself. All of us … Continue reading

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How Effective is an “Oil Free Zone”?


Unless you have been living under a very large rock in the middle of the Mojave Desert, with no wifi and the battery in your lap top died about four years ago, you ought to have at least a passing … Continue reading

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Obama’s Malleable View of Constitutions


Checking to make sure that there was an easily understandable definition of the word, the dictionary defines Constitution as “the fundamental political principles on which a nation-state is governed, especially when considered as embodying the rights of the subjects of … Continue reading

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Simony Makes a Comeback


Many heretics, er, global warming skeptics, have viewed the climate change herd as being a new incarnation of a religious cult.  These fine folk believe what they believe without the benefit of logic, reason, evidence, and (if that’s not enough) … Continue reading

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The CBO Gets It Wrong


So much has been made of the Congressional Budget Office’s (CBO) assessment of Obamacare and its adverse impact on employment and the resulting “Hey!  Look a bunny!” responses from the White House and other brain impaired Democrats, that I fear … Continue reading

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They Dreamed a Dream


Are we all dreamers?  Do the words of the song “I Dreamed a Dream” from Les Misérables describe how you feel today?  Do you feel that your dream is also in the past tense?  I dreamed a dream in time … Continue reading

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Living has Consequences


Elections have consequences.  Really?  Well, thank you so very much, Captain Obvious. One small observation though. You’re dead wrong. Elections, in and of themselves, don’t have consequences.  Choices have consequences.  Who you choose to vote for has consequences.  Who you … Continue reading

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How Much History Do You Really Know?


An old friend sent this to me as an email.  See how well YOU do with it! Six history trivia questions  Be honest, it’s kinda fun and revealing. If you don’t know the answer make your best guess.  Answer all … Continue reading

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Our ‘Federal Family’?


A few days ago, Kathleen Sebelius, our Commissar (er, Cabinet Secretary) of Health and Human Services issued a press release urging everyone to be mindful of potential terror attacks, natural disasters, and pandemics.  This was because Sebelius was recognizing that … Continue reading

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