Daily Archives: February 5th, 2011 «

 

Audacity of a dope: Obama says businesses have “obligation” to help the US grow

Posted by: ST on February 5, 2011 at 1:45 pm » 21 Comments

This is so, so rich (via): President Obama called on U.S. businesses to do more to help grow the economy, saying that while the unemployment rate is getting better and jobs are being added, the U.S. needs “to get there faster.” “Businesses have a responsibility, too,” said Obama in his weekly address on Saturday. “If […]

 

California: In which I contemplate becoming a criminal

Posted by: Phineas on February 5, 2011 at 1:00 pm » 9 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Sadness. My last 100-watt incandescent light bulb burned out, but I can’t buy another to replace it. Nanny Sacramento has decreed that I may buy no more, in order to save save us from the overuse of energy, a problem government and the environmentalist movement created by doing all they could to […]

 

CNN

Posted by: ST on February 5, 2011 at 11:37 am » Comments Off

Senate conservatives pressure Boehner on spending cuts

 

NYT

Posted by: ST on February 5, 2011 at 11:35 am » Comments Off

Public Drawn to Choice by Giffords’s Husband

 

The Hill

Posted by: ST on February 5, 2011 at 11:33 am » Comments Off

Senate split over how to extend the Patriot Act’s surveillance authority

 

Fox News

Posted by: ST on February 5, 2011 at 11:32 am » Comments Off

Egypt VP Target of Assassination Attempt That Killed Two Bodyguards

 

BBC

Posted by: ST on February 5, 2011 at 11:31 am » Comments Off

State multiculturalism has failed, says David Cameron