Social scientists investigate when and why liberals and conservatives mistrust science. The apparent split might be more about personal and cultural beliefs than feelings about science itself. The post Why do Science Issues Seem to Divide Us Along Party Lines? appeared first on The Good Men Project.
The 'trumpPETs" CLAIM to be FISCAL CONSERVATIVES, worried about the long term fiscal consequences of running up a massive federal debt by BALLOONING SOCIAL JUSTICE PROGRAMS.Yet right now they are PACIFYING THEIR SUPPORTERS by focusing...Show More Summary
CNN reports: Conservative author and television personality Monica Crowley is stepping away from her appointment to a senior communications role in Donald Trump’s incoming administration, CNN confirms. The move comes after CNN’s KFile uncovered multiple instances of plagiarism in her 2012 book, her columns for the Washington Times, and her 2000 Ph.D. Show More Summary
New research suggests years of bilingualism alters the brain to use resources more efficiently when concentrating, giving insights to successful aging.
The DeVos family, and the Prince family, seem even more conservative than I thought. Betsy DeVos is guaranteed to put students’ interest over the teachers’ unions’: “At the American Federation of Teachers, there were always Republicans we’d endorse,” recalls Matuzak, who retired from the union in 2014. Show More Summary
Dr Sarah Wollaston tells Sky News’s Sophy Ridge on Sunday it is not ‘strictly true’ that NHS was given more cash than it needs The Conservative chair of the health select committee has defended the NHS England chief executive, Simon Stevens, in his dispute with Theresa May over health service funding. Show More Summary
Conservative commentator Bill Kristol has it right. Bill Kristol responded to Donald Trump’s attack on Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) on Saturday, arguing the president-elect treats the civil rights icon worse than he does Russian President Vladimir Putin. “It’s telling, I’m afraid, that Donald Trump treats Vladimir Putin with more respect than he does John Lewis,” [...]
Appearing as a guest on Saturday's AM Joy, allegedly conservative Washington Post columnist Jennifer Rubin sounded like just one more liberal analyst on top of the other four liberals already on the panel as she could only find negative...Show More Summary
The President adds to his astounding legacy of conservation. [ more › ]
A new study suggests that conservative politicians in the United States, Europe, and Australia tend to be better-looking.
We knew that China was having water conservation problems, but we never realize it had become this bad. [ more › ]
It seems like every few months, Chicagoans (the media included) lose their minds over baby animals being born somewhere in the city or suburbs. Because obviously. And while cute new additions are perfectly good reasons to visit Brookfield Zoo, Lincoln Park Zoo and Shedd Aquarium, drawing guests...
It's been known for a while that people (or at least men) tend to vote for more attractive political candidates. Not only that, but a previous study found that Republicans and Democrats can be differentiated from their faces. Well, this...Show More Summary
By Christian Jarrett Our political leanings to the right or left reveal a fundamental aspect of our psyche: how much we’re drawn to…
Good morning, kids. Our lead story this fine morning is the execrable, way-past-his-expiration-date and now toxic Senator John McCain. This old fossil arguably does as much or more damage to the conservative cause from our side of the aisle...
Beautiful people enjoy a range of benefits in life above and beyond the sheer joy of looking in the mirror. Previous research has found that beauty influences popularity, grades in school, and salary, reports the Washington Post. So it might not be too far a stretch to suggest that beauty...
St. Paul, Minn. – Jan. 6, 2017 – In 2016, Pheasants Forever, Inc., including its quail division, Quail Forever, improved habitat for pheasants, quail and other wildlife on more than 1.7 million acres. These accomplishments are attributed...Show More Summary
The research also noted that this was a correlation and not causation. Essentially, attractive people tend to drift towards more conservative political positions because life tends to be easier for them.
The New York Health doesn’t want the association. The New York State Health Department is boycotting the conservative news site Breitbart, formerly headed by President-elect Donald Trump’s chief White House strategist Stephen Bannon, The Post has learned. As a result, ads promoting better health habits no longer appear on the popular site. The health agency [...]
The old '60s saw, "Never trust anyone over 30," worked off the assumption that people (and perhaps by extension, institutions) grow more conservative as they age. But in the case of Pegasus Theatre Chicago's Young Playwrights Festival, which hits the three-decade mark this year, that's a huge false...