Archive for: December 26, 2008

December 26, 2008

Greater threat to humanity? Barney Frank or Carbon emissions?

Filed under: Potpourri - 26 Dec 2008

Pope Benedict has found a non-PC way to remove thousands of undesirable names from his Christmas card mailing list, thereby saving his petty cash account untold thousands in franking costs.

Obama Appointment That Has Rules for Herself, Then Rules for Everyone Else

Filed under: Liberalism, Marxism & Communism - 26 Dec 2008

We have to start this posting with some questions to each of you dear readers out there. Do you like your vote to be secret? Free of coercion? Known only to you? Well, so does Obama’s new appointment for Secretary …

US Officials Should Strengthen Their Ability to Respond to TB Incidents

Filed under: Immigration - 26 Dec 2008

In spring 2007, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), and state and local health officials worked together to interdict two individuals with drug-resistant infectious tuberculosis (TB) from crossing U.S. borders and direct …

Hugo Chavez Mauls Mall in Venezuela

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy,In The News - 26 Dec 2008

The entire world knows that Hugo Chavez is a despicable, loathsome fascist who cavorts with the likes of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, the Castro brothers, and various and sundry scalawags from Russia.

The 99 Most Memorable, Interesting and Outrageous Political Quotes of 2008

Filed under: Politics In General - 26 Dec 2008

By David M. Huntwork

The year 2008 was politically the most exciting and unusual in a generation. It hosted a long, divisive and drama filled campaign season that featured the rapid rise and fall of Rudy Guiliani, Fred Thompson and Mike …

“Pro”-Bull: Abortionists’ indefensibility defense

One of the most effective ways of defending the indefensible is to use its very indefensibility as a rhetorical shield. All you have to do is to say that nobody would ever do the terrible thing you’re doing, and most …