Daily Archives: February 28th, 2011 «

 

BREAKING: San Francisco stinks – literally!

Posted by: ST on February 28, 2011 at 10:34 pm » 17 Comments

And no, I’m not talking about the 49ers … Here’s one more from the Department of Failed Left Coast Liberal Ideas: San Francisco’s big push for low-flowotoilets has turned into a multimillion-dollar plumbing stink. Skimping on toilet water has resulted in more sludge backing up inside the sewer pipes, said Tyrone Jue, spokesman for the […]

 

AP

Posted by: ST on February 28, 2011 at 5:51 pm » Comments Off

Cuomo aims to cap school bosses’ pay

 

CNN

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Obama gives props to Romney on health care

 

Fox News

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U.S. Military Repositions Forces in Preparation for Libya Response

 

The Hill

Posted by: ST on February 28, 2011 at 5:36 pm » Comments Off

Pelosi splits with Reid, dismisses GOP plan to avoid a shutdown

 

Reuters

Posted by: ST on February 28, 2011 at 5:33 pm » Comments Off

Wisconsin’s Walker to absent Democrats: 24 hours to return

 

Study: “Green” initiatives actually costing more jobs than they create

Posted by: ST on February 28, 2011 at 5:31 pm » 11 Comments

Bad news for the AGW crowd – from the BBC (via Memeorandum): Government support for the renewable sector in Scotland is costing more jobs than it creates, a report has claimed. A study by consultants Verso Economics found there was a negative impact from the policy to promote the industry. It said 3.7 jobs were […]

 

Falcon Lake killings: suspects identified

Posted by: Phineas on February 28, 2011 at 3:04 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Five months ago, David and Tiffany Hartley set out to have a fun day of jet-skiing and sightseeing on Falcon Lake, in Texas on the border with Mexico. Their holiday turned into a nightmare, however, when they were attacked by members of Los Zetas, one of Mexico’s most violent drug cartels; David […]

 

Klavan On The Culture explains multiculturalism

Posted by: Phineas on February 28, 2011 at 1:01 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Well, it’s about time. I’ve been trying to wrap my head around this idea that no culture has any more intrinsic worth than any other culture, but I just haven’t had any luck. Maybe Andrew Klavan can finally explain it to me: Yep. I’d say that about clears it up. RELATED: From […]

 

Fox News

Posted by: ST on February 28, 2011 at 11:45 am » Comments Off

Dems Lose First Round of Shutdown Struggle