The False Hope Of Discrediting Obama: Idolatry Not So Easily Refuted

This HuffPo article states what I would love to be true: For Obama and the Democrats who’ve stood behind Obamacare during four years of relentless attacks from Republicans – including a face-off that led to a 16-day government shutdown and a threat of U.S. default – failure of this magnitude would discredit a core premise of this presidency, that government can do big things to improve Americans’ lives. It is a pleasant dream, but it is probably not really a possible outcome. If people were Read more […]

Global Warming Causes Less Snow, Except When It Causes More Snow

What ever happened to the looming ice age that was to spell doom for humanity? Remember the warnings from the 1970s? (Well, I don’t remember them–I wasn’t alive–but I have read about them.) If politicians, by which I mean liberal ones, were consistent in their conclusion-jumping–and not only consistent, but smart–they’d quickly latch back on to that story to fleece the public out of even more money, because, given the Snowpocalypse of 2010 in which we here in Virginia had to shovel two feet of Read more […]