Daily Archives: June 24th, 2007 «

 

Blair formally hands over power to Gordon Brown

Posted by: ST on June 24, 2007 at 12:32 pm » 4 Comments

It’s official: Tony Blair is no longer the UK’s Prime Minister. Thanks for your steadfast alliance with the US in the GWOT, Mr. Blair.

 

Anti-gun group founder pleads ‘not guilty’ on federal weapons charges

Posted by: ST on June 24, 2007 at 11:18 am » 3 Comments

Oh, the irony: The founder of an antiviolence group called No Guns pleaded not guilty Thursday to federal weapons charges. Hector “Big Weasel” Marroquin is accused of selling an assault rifle, a machine gun, two pistols and two silencers to undercover federal agents last fall. He could face up to 50 years in prison if […]

 

Professor challenges Al Gore to a 10-year $10,000 bet on global warming

Posted by: ST on June 24, 2007 at 12:08 am » 16 Comments

Anthony Campisi at the Daily Pennysylvanian reports: For the past year, Al Gore has been the darling of environmentalists, as his popular documentary, An Inconvenient Truth, made their case about the dangers of global warming to people worldwide. But now, Scott Armstrong, a Wharton Marketing professor, wants Al Gore to put his money where his […]