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But Obama Wants Us To Adopt It Anyway?

Green Inc. Column – Fraud Besets E.U. Carbon Trade System – NYTimes.com Carbon trading is a system that caps the amount of carbon dioxide, the main greenhouse gas, that companies may emit each year. Companies exceeding their quota can buy extra certificates from those companies that succeeded in shrinking their carbon footprint by adopting environmentally [...]

In Wake Of Tax Vote; Chicago Shopping For Oregon Jobs.

Why Chicago Loves Portland For virtuous tax competition, we usually think of Hong Kong. But who would have thought of Chicago as a lower-tax refuge? The bright idea comes from Chicago Mayor Richard Daley, who is looking to lure employers from Oregon after that state’s voters approved a huge tax increase last week. The tax [...]

The Things Liberals “Know” That Aren’t Necessarily So

The Blue Assumptions Among those blue-state voters who do put some effort into their politics, I find there are four mistaken assumptions about government that guide their thinking. Government is an exercise of authority, so it’s wise to have a clear understanding of the nature of authority before voting to expand government.The first, and perhaps [...]

The Perfect Is The Enemy Of The Good

Justice Dept. Scuttles ‘Kindles on Campus’ Test Because Blind Students Can’t Use Them Washington (AP) – Three universities testing Amazon’s Kindle in the classroom have agreed to shelve the electronic book readers until they are fully functional for blind students, under a deal struck Wednesday with the Justice Department. In other news, the Obama Administration. [...]

Fraud: it is the one constant in the history of the global warming hysteria movement.

Power Line – It Didn’t Start With Climategate

Hosts and Parasites

When I read news stories of the government’s (State and Fed) attempt to “create” jobs by funding public works and protecting the jobs of government workers, I have to shake my head in disbelief. Do they really thing that they (the government) have a back room full of jobs that they hand out to people? [...]

Maybe Global Warming Will Make The Trains Run On Time?

My Way News – Eurostar train services canceled indefinitely LONDON (AP) – The only passenger rail link between Britain and the rest of Europe has been shut down indefinitely, Eurostar said Sunday, promising more travel misery for thousands of stranded passengers just before Christmas. Services have been suspended since late Friday, when a series of [...]

Hopey-Changey From Copenhagen

You knew it was them all along, didn’t you?

The Inmates Are Running The Asylum

Tensions Increase as Poor Nations Stage a Protest – WSJ.com COPENHAGEN — Tempers flared Monday at the United Nations climate summit as poor nations staged a walkout to protest what they called inadequate aid offers from rich countries, and the U.S. and China jockeyed for position. Hang on to your waistcoat and pocket-watch. We’re in [...]

Mystery Solved!

Mystery as spiral blue light display hovers above Norway What’s blue and white, squiggly and suddenly appears in the sky? If you know the answer, pop it on a postcard and send it to the people of Norway, where this mysterious light display baffled residents yesterday. Mystery solved! It’s the same thing that’s causing Global [...]