Archive for: March 1, 2008

March 1, 2008

Bill Cunningham v. Civil Discourse

Filed under: Politics In General - 01 Mar 2008

So what was Bill Cunningham thinking when he strolled onto a stage in Cincinnati and proceeded to spew forth his radio show’s talking points when he had to know, if he was thinking at all, that McCain could in no …

McCain Fear Mongering: Deportations Could Lead to Riots!

Filed under: Immigration,Politics In General,The Republicans - 01 Mar 2008

Those who believe that Senator John McCain is above using fear mongering as a campaign strategy need a brief history refresher going back to the summer of 2007.

A Superhero Without Special Powers

Filed under: Potpourri - 01 Mar 2008

I missed the train today…again. The nitwit in front of our car let out her husband at the stop sign instead of making her way through the three-way stop and across the tracks. By the time they finished their goodbye, …

Terrorism: Action Needed to Protect Research Nuclear Reactors

Filed under: American National Security - 01 Mar 2008

There are 37 research reactors in the United States, mostly located on college campuses. Of these, 33 reactors are licensed and regulated by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

How Interest Rate Manipulation Punishes Us

Why is it bad for the Fed to reduce interest rates when, as now, the dollar is falling against other currencies? The Fed doesn’t just issue an order for rates to come down. It has to pump artificially created …