Things you just can't make up...
More than 160 academics have signed a letter to a national newspaper today to protest at being forced to spy on their students as part of an immigration crackdown. The academics have accused the Home Office of "undermining the autonomy...Show More Summary
EXPECTATIONS have been met and it’s good news for Colorado, who is planning to spend the revenue on school construction. […] The post Weed Haul in Colorado, as Dr. Sanjay Gupta Doubles Down on Medicinal Campaign appeared first on Taylor Marsh.
I have stated on many occasions that when it comes to horror films I am a certified bch. I don’t like them, I have never liked them – and more importantly, I have always hated the fact that I don’t like them. I am forced to be ignorant of a whole genre of cinema because [...]
The special election for Florida’s 13th Congressional District today is already spawning a load of junky punditry. The race is close in a district roughly evenly split between Democrats and Republicans. Gobs of money have been spent on both sides, so one side will have wasted a whole lot of money (The Democrat vastly outspent the […]
Just in case any of you missed it the other day, this must-read article from the WSJ makes two points: 1. Contra the Left, worker's incomes have kept pace with gains in productivity. This is a particularly important argument as arguments...Show More Summary
Michelle Bachmann: “And the thing that I think is getting a little tiresome is the gay community, they have so bullied the American people and they have so intimidated politicians that politicians fear them and so they think they get to dictate the agenda everywhere. Well, not with the Constitution you don’t.” The graphic is [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
Music has tremendous power to move us, and this is rarely more apparent than when watching young children discover its magic. In the first of two videos (placed below the fold so they don't slow down site loading), a young girl renders...Show More Summary
Colleges aren't just raising prices, they're placing most of that increased burden on poor families' backs. The post College Costs Are Rising Faster For The Poor Than The Rich appeared first on ThinkProgress.
One of the lies of the religious right is that its opposition to gays being protected by anti-discrimination laws stems from a desire for liberty. Claims of a defense of individual liberty are often made by religious right front groups...Show More Summary
In an intensive care unit in Memphis, a virus ravages the body of a seven-year-old suffering heart and kidney failure. In a cabinet in Durham, N.C., there's a drug that could likely help Josh Hardy, but the drug company Chimerex won't give it to him. Show More Summary
So, as we all know, Senate Democrats had a sleepover to yammer on about “climate change” Monday night, which was mostly about fundraising and exciting the base, since they had no legislation to offer, and Democrats control the Senate. Show More Summary
The bar in this case is the Mercer County Criminal Courthouse in Trenton where seating is limited. The Sheriff is the highly respected jurist Mary Jacobson. The shoot-out takes place this morning not at High Noon but at 10:00am where video cameras and a pooling arrangement is allowed. Show More Summary
"Progressives have had a lot of sport recently contrasting conservative attacks on Barack Obama as a vicious law-breaking tyrant in domestic affairs with their simultaneous attacks on him as a weak, trembling figure on the world scene. Show More Summary
Although “Hi!” may be “the quintessential American word,” it turns out that “Hello!” also has a distinctively American history: The real ancestry of Hello is Halloo and its variants, a shout to get attention. The Oxford English Dictionary has...Show More Summary
The rise of a new conservative rallying cry "No Free School Lunches!"
President Barack Obama tried to mix comedy and health care in a purposely awkward interview on “Between Two Ferns,” an online show hosted by comedian Zach Galifianakis.
The results underscore a growing gap between older and younger Republicans on the marriage issue
The results of Instapundit's straw poll. From the comments on yesterday's post at Instapundit, I noticed the things people said about (my governor) Scott Walker: 1. "I cast my vote for Scott Walker because he is the only one of the top three candidates who has an actual track record of executive success. Show More Summary