Daily Archives: April 16th, 2008 «

 

Heads up

Posted by: ST on April 16, 2008 at 10:47 pm » 7 Comments

I know blogging has been sporadic and sometimes sparse over the last couple of weeks, and it will probably be that way for at least the next two weeks. Lately I’ve been buried under most of the time during the day, and when I come home oftentimes I’m just flat out exhausted, not to mention […]

 

Tonight’s ABC News Democrat debate

Posted by: ST on April 16, 2008 at 8:03 pm » 1 Comment

I’ll be watching the debate on and off. ST reader steve is liveblogging it, as is Marc Ambinder. Please use this as an open thread to post comments about it.

 

Attention North Carolina Dems: Obama is grossly misleading you

Posted by: ST on April 16, 2008 at 7:47 pm » 1 Comment

The USA Today wrote about a subject I have tackled in depth here on a number of occasions, and that is Barack Obama’s penchant for grossly misleading people about his ties to lobbyists and special interests. They mention ads he is running in PA. He is running similar ads here in NC: The episode underscores […]

 

US Supremes uphold the use of lethal injection

Posted by: ST on April 16, 2008 at 11:36 am » 10 Comments

Reuters reports: WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a challenge to the lethal three-drug cocktail used in most U.S. executions during the past 30 years. By a 7-2 vote, the high court rejected a challenge by two Kentucky death row inmates who argued the current lethal injection method violated the constitutional ban […]

 

NPR interviews teenage global warming skeptic

Posted by: ST on April 16, 2008 at 10:20 am » 3 Comments

Last June, I wrote about Kristen Byrnes, the then-15 year-old dynamo who has website full of postings which debunk some of the claims made by global warming alarmists all over the world. NPR recently interviewed this smart young lady, now 16. Here’s a snippet: Her Web site includes charts of temperature records, El Nino indexes, […]