Archive for July 8th, 2012

July 8th, 2012 - 11:58 pm § in Misc.

A Scientist on the SCOTUS decision about healthcare

  What? The Supreme Court didn’t go bugnuts? June 28, 2012 at 11:08 am PZ Myers Good news: our hobbled, rudimentary effort at providing reasonable health care to the Republic — “Obamacare” — was supported by the Supreme Court. Somebody must have stuffed Scalia in the closet for this o[...]

July 8th, 2012 - 8:07 am § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: Netanyahu Angers Jewish Fundies .. Supports UNIVERSAL Drat!

Israeli PM Netanyahu’s party backs conscription law Thousands rallied in Tel Aviv, chanting “One people, one draft!” Continue reading the main story[...]

July 8th, 2012 - 7:59 am § in Politics

When The Solar Industry Goes Political

Sunny Business Germans Lobby for Solar Subsidies By Alexander Neubacher and Catalina Schröder Der Spiegel DPA Solar subsidies cost German consumers billions of dollars a year and are widely regarded as inefficient. Even environmentalists are concerned that Berlin’s focus on solar comes at the[...]

July 8th, 2012 - 5:05 am § in Misc.


Audience Question Cleveland Republican Rally: “We have a president right now that is operating outside the structure of our Constitution,” the audience member said to applause. “And I want to know — yeah, I do agree he should be tried for treason — but I want to know wh[...]