Climategate 2.0

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So, just before I left to visit the family for Thanksgiving, I got another present. The same person responsible for leaking the e-mails featuring efforts to “hide the decline” two years ago released thousands more e-mails that further re-enforce what those of us not predisposed to alarmism and doom have known for several years—the climate […]

Superfailure

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The so-called supercommittee went bust this afternoon. Here in the blogosphere we have a term we use for occurrences such as this: predictable. The group of 12 politicians, six from each house of Congress and six from each political party, accomplished absolutely nothing—which is what Washington, D.C. does best. Also predictable: I will pin all […]

Well, yes

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According to The Hill, Rep. James Clyburn when told of the Republicans’ latest offer on the supercommittee to reduce the budget deficit complained “Do we look stupid?” he told The Hill after leaving a meeting with Democratic members of the panel. “I mean, I don’t know, maybe we do. I certainly am not stupid.” I […]

Can’t stop the stupid

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There are far too many regulators and there are far too many idiots who get jobs as regulators. I can’t make this up. EU bans claim that water can prevent dehydration Brussels bureaucrats were ridiculed yesterday after banning drink manufacturers from claiming that water can prevent dehydration.

You can’t negotiate with stupid

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Rep. James Clyburn is one of the Democrats on the so-called super-committee tasked with identifying $1.2 Trillion in savings before Nov. 23. Chris Wallace interviewed him on “Fox News Sunday” this morning and viewers were treated to these whoppers. WALLACE: Well, that’s a problem right there, 10 days out, that the Democrats don’t have a […]

Maybe he’s a creep

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I didn’t get to watch the video of the Gloria Allred press conference with the woman who claims that GOP presidential hopeful Herman Cain had sexually assaulted her, so I can’t speak to whether I found the woman’s claims to be persuasive. It’s possible Cain’s a lecherous cretin. It’s possible that people are lying in […]