Daily Archives: September 18th, 2011 «

 

Next time someone tells you CO2 causes global warming…

Posted by: Phineas on September 18, 2011 at 4:37 pm » 12 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Show them this chart: (Click here for a larger version) The blue line represents estimates of average global temperature, while the black records the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere. If there’s a correlation (1) here between rising temperate and rising CO2, I sure don’t see it. The authors at Geocraft […]

 

You want to know how dumb unions can be?

Posted by: Phineas on September 18, 2011 at 1:01 pm » 7 Comments

**Posted by Phineas This dumb. Southern California grocery workers are set to walk out as soon as tomorrow and shut down hundreds of stores over, at most, $23 a week: Now, as in 2003, one key sticking point is healthcare. What’s at issue is a painfully common refrain in corporate America: medical costs are rising. […]

 

Game Day: Packers at the Panthers (UPDATE: PANTHERS LOSE 30-23)

Posted by: ST on September 18, 2011 at 12:32 pm » 4 Comments

Cautious optimism is in the air today here in Charlotte as Carolina Panthers fans, excited off of last week’s impressive-even-in-a-loss showing by rookie QB Cam Newton, in their first regular season home game of the NFL 2011-2012 season, take on defending Super Bowl champs Green Bay on a Sunday afternoon that so far feels more […]

 

Reminder: A timely retrospective on the MSM’s pinch-hitting for Team Obama

Posted by: ST on September 18, 2011 at 12:01 pm » 8 Comments

Canadian political commentator Rex Murphy pens a must-read this weekend on how the MSM must reconcile itself over its long-running “love affair” with our failing celebrity President (hat tip): As the bad economic news continues to emanate from the United States — with a double-dip recession now all but certain — a reckoning is overdue. […]

 

Politico

Posted by: ST on September 18, 2011 at 10:23 am » Comments Off

Heavy Duty: Bill Daley struggles to fix Barack Obama’s slump

 

B’berg

Posted by: ST on September 18, 2011 at 10:21 am » Comments Off

2012 Watch: Republican 2012 Hopefuls Roll Out Economic Proposals From Taxes to Trade

 

LAT

Posted by: ST on September 18, 2011 at 10:19 am » Comments Off

RIP: Eleanor Mondale dies at 51; daughter of former vice president

 

CBS News

Posted by: ST on September 18, 2011 at 10:13 am » Comments Off

RIP: Kara Kennedy, daughter of Teddy, dies

 

NYT

Posted by: ST on September 18, 2011 at 10:11 am » Comments Off

Surprise:  Obama Tax Plan Would Ask More of Millionaires