Archive for February 7th, 2012

February 7th, 2012 - 11:38 pm § in Misc.


Santorumemtum! Weird Rick Wins Missouri, Minnesota (& Colorado?!) by Ken LayneWonkette Uhh, wasn’t this supposed to be wrapped up by now? No. Not when all your candidates are so terrible. Rick Santorum is back in the race, in other words. He won Missouri! That’s … let’s see, 55% for Sant[...]

February 7th, 2012 - 11:36 pm § in Misc.

China: SMOG

Air pollution levels in China Dan Farber, professor of law | Berkeley Blog The Economist commissioned a study of particulate pollution in China, using estimates based on satellite data.  The results are predictably grim: World Health Organisation guidelines suggest that PM2.5 levels above ten micro[...]

February 7th, 2012 - 12:35 pm § in Misc.

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February 7th, 2012 - 11:44 am § in Misc.

European Insecurity

Interpol chief: Close EU border loophole or risk attack Alarm raised over gap in European passport security that could ‘lead to another September 11’.[...]

February 7th, 2012 - 6:37 am § in America, Politics, Schools & Colleges, UW

Goldy Disses UW President For Not Supporting Tax Reform, Republican Pushes FOR Tax reform,

While over at the SLOG, David Goldstein criticizes UW President Young for not arguing for tax reform at the TownHall Forum. how many liberals are aware that a Republican, WA Senator Michael Baumgartner, has proposed a constitutional amendment to force the State to support higher ed? For what it is w[...]

February 7th, 2012 - 3:13 am § in America, Hypocrisy, Politics, Religion

Chaplains Instructed to Tell Catholics Commander in Chief Has Sinned

Archbishop to U.S. Troops: Obamacare Reg ‘Is a Blow to a Freedom…for Which You Have Seen Your Buddies Fall in Battle’ By Terence P. Jeffrey, CNSNEWS  February 6, 2012 Archbishop Timothy Broglio, who leads the Roman Catholic Archdiocese for the Military Services, wrote a letter to be read [...]