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OBAMACARE FOR CLUNKERS


Interesting blivet on Yahoo News about the failed Cash for Clunkers (C4C) program.  C4C had been intended (on paper, anyway) to help the environment, but instead created an environmental nightmare.  A few representative points: The program’s first mistake seems to … Continue reading

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BANK OF AMERICA PLANS TO WASTE MORE THAN ITS ENTIRE BAILOUT


The Reference Frame caught this extraordinary waste of taxpayer resources – of all places on a Greek (!) business website. The essence of the article is that the Bank of America (BoA) is planning to spend $50 billion over the … Continue reading

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THE RIGHTFUL PLACE OF SCIENCE


Several thousand years ago (or so it seems), Barack Obama promised to restore science to its rightful place. We finally know what that means. (Sorry, I just couldn’t resist…)

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SPEAKING OF SCIENCE…


Twelve years ago, in a paper now carefully buried, NASA scientist James Hansen wrote (h/t WUWT): ..we argue that rapid warming in recent decades has been driven mainly by non-CO2 greenhouse gases (GHGs), such as chlorofluorocarbons, CH4, and N2O, not … Continue reading

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EPA IS DOING HUMAN EXPERIMENTS?


Anthony Watts’ indispensable science site, WattsUpWithThat, has a post by John Dunn MD JD that delivers evidence of humans being used as guinea pigs in NIH research into the effects of particulate pollutants.   The issue at hand is the … Continue reading

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YOU ARE, AHEM, WHAT YOU EAT?


Here’s another twist in the sorry saga of governmental war on the-most-evil-food-evah. It used to be the eternal truth (of the moment) that salt is supremely evil – and so of course are you, if you use it.  Unfortunately, while … Continue reading

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BAD SCIENCE AND RED WINE


This is terrible news. Dr Dipak K. Das of the University of Connecticut, who spent years studying and reporting on the beneficial properties of resveratrol, a compound found in red wine, has just been found guilty of 145 counts of … Continue reading

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CORRUPTOCRATS IN SCIENCE


More than enough has already been written about Climategate 1.0 and Climategate 2.0, but these two points are worth looking at simultaneously. Point 1. In August 2011, the National Science Foundation completely exonerated University of Pennsylvania climatologist Michael Mann whose … Continue reading

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THE EU’S ONE-PERCENTERS DO IT AGAIN


The European Union’s czars in Brussels have passed a law that bans anyone from claiming that water prevents dehydration.  (h/t The Telegraph)  Apparently, after a three-year investigation, the EU’s “scientists” have determined that there is no proof that it does. … Continue reading

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INSAN(FRANCISCO)ITY


Warning: I have tried very hard to write this article in a respectful manner, but I admit I have failed.  It just wouldn’t come,  The usual disclaimer is that this lack of respect is due to my own problems (me … Continue reading

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