EPA colludes with Billionaires; “chain of environmental command”

U.S. Senate Committee on Environmental Works,  Minority Report issued 30 July 2014, link here: REPORT: The Chain of Environmental Command EPW Republicans release in-depth environmental collusion report, “The Chain of Environmental Command: How a Club of Billionaires and Their Foundations Control the Environmental Movement and Obama’s EPA” July 30, 2014 U.S Environment and Public Works…

The Black Knight

Obama is the Black Knight of American politics. Wait…was that racist? These days, it probably is – but I speak of another of the bravest and the finest knights in the land. For those of you who do not know who the Black Knight is, in the 1975 Monty Python classic, Monty Python and the…

Lomborg’s Senate testimony

Originally posted on Climate Etc.:
by Judith Curry Because   there   is   no   good, cheap   green   energy,   the   almost   universal  political  choices   have   been   expensive   policies   that   do   very   little. There   is   much   greater   scope   for   climate   policies to   make   the   total   climate   cost   greater   through  the   21st   century. – Bjorn Lomborg Yesterday the U.S. Senate…

Constitution: legal change

The Constitution of the United States Article. V. The Congress, whenever two thirds of both Houses shall deem it necessary, shall propose Amendments to this Constitution, or, on the Application of the Legislatures of two thirds of the several States, shall call a Convention for proposing Amendments, which, in either Case, shall be valid to…

If I Were Elected President in 2016

Let’s assume that I get elected to the Presidency in 2016. My first call is to Putin and the second is to the President of Mexico: “Vlad. Wasssssup! Good, good…you know I don’t deal with that thick Russian-ass accent well, so I’m afraid I just need you to stuff a sock in it and listen.”…

The Predictable Death of Common Sense

Videos and articles highlighting seemingly brain-dead people committing brain-dead actions are posted all over Al Gore’s greatest invention, the Internet. If you are like me, you just have to look at them and shake your head – and maybe mutter the word “dumbass” under your breath (if you are as tactless as I am) as…