Daily Archives: August 28th, 2011 «

 

Sunday evening Rubio: Q&A at the Reagan Library

Posted by: Phineas on August 28, 2011 at 8:26 pm » 6 Comments

**Posted by Phineas A few days ago I posted video of Senator Marco Rubio’s speech at the Ronald Reagan library. The junior senator from Florida hung around afterwards for a brief question and answer session. Like the speech itself, it’s worth watching. He’s completely at ease and, unlike another (supposed) great speaker, there are no […]

 

Another bad day for the Church of Global Warming

Posted by: Phineas on August 28, 2011 at 3:54 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Don’t you just hate it when empirical results get in the way of a cherished article of faith theory? Not only have none of the predictions of doom made by global warming alarmists come to pass, but now experimental results are lending strength to an alternate theory of global warming and cooling: […]

 

Al-Qaeda #2 sent to meet his virgins, courtesy of the USA? Update: Not dead yet?

Posted by: Phineas on August 28, 2011 at 1:01 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas BOOM: Atiyah Abd al Rahman, a top al Qaeda leader who long served Osama bin Laden, was reportedly killed on Aug. 22 in Waziristan, Pakistan, according to multiple press reports. Both the Associated Press and Reuters cite US officials as saying that Rahman has been killed. Matt Apuzzo of the AP reports […]

 

Hurricane Irene “just wind and rain”? I don’t think so.

Posted by: ST on August 28, 2011 at 12:17 pm » 12 Comments

I think the pictures tell the story.  More here. Been reading Tweets all morning from people up North who are whining about the inconvenience of having to prepare/change their daily routine/evacuate.  Makes my blood boil.  After Katrina, didn’t people learn “better safe than sorry”? Astonishing to me that there are people who are actually upset because they […]