Daily Archives: April 27th, 2010 «

 

And then they came for the Happy Meal toys

Posted by: ST on April 27, 2010 at 7:12 pm » 29 Comments

Really. Just what will they think of next? The latest target in the battle over fast food is something you shouldn’t even put in your mouth. Convinced that Happy Meals and other food promotions aimed at children could make kids fat as well as happy, county officials in Silicon Valley are poised to outlaw the […]

 

Roll Call

Posted by: ST on April 27, 2010 at 6:25 pm » Comments Off

Heard on the Hill: [Rep. Patrick] Kennedy’s Vodka-Fueled Bar Trip

 

S. Lake Trib

Posted by: ST on April 27, 2010 at 6:23 pm » Comments Off

Poll stunner: Sen. Bennett on brink of defeat

 

So now we know why WaxmanCo. called off CEO show trial

Posted by: ST on April 27, 2010 at 12:44 pm » 13 Comments

The NYT reports today on the reason behind Henry Waxman’s decision to call off the CEO show trial regarding cost claims on Obamacare: WASHINGTON — When major companies declared that a provision of the new health care law would hurt earnings, Democrats were skeptical. But after investigating, House Democrats have concluded that the companies were […]

 

T’graph

Posted by: ST on April 27, 2010 at 11:06 am » Comments Off

Hugo Chavez to join Twitter

 

Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Posted by: ST on April 27, 2010 at 11:05 am » Comments Off

‘South Park’ and the Informal Fatwa

 

Surprise: Young voters “not enthusiastic” about this year’s election

Posted by: ST on April 27, 2010 at 8:19 am » 12 Comments

Fix blogger Chris Cillizza reports on some alarming news for left wing politicos hoping to once again be able to depend on, in part, the ignorance of young liberal voters to help them win elections this year: Less than 24 hours after President Barack Obama announced his plan to re-build the coalition that helped elect […]

 

NYT

Posted by: ST on April 27, 2010 at 7:52 am » Comments Off

Home Buyer Tax Credit Called Successful, but Costly

 

SF Chron

Posted by: ST on April 27, 2010 at 7:51 am » Comments Off

1 in 3 San Francisco employees earned $100,000

 

Ras. Reports

Posted by: ST on April 27, 2010 at 7:50 am » Comments Off

Nationally, 60% Favor Letting Local Police Stop and Verify Immigration Status