Sunday, February 18, 2018

Blowhard Neil deGasse Tyson joins that other famous blowhard’s Hall of Fame

by Skip February 18, 2018

This is what happens when experts in an area try to bloviate in others – and in their hubris, never think about Black Swans or other disruptive forces throwing the status quo for a long fall. Oh, that other blowhard? PAUL KRUGMAN ON ELECTION NIGHT: “If the question is when markets will recover, a first-pass answer […]

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Windham School Board – That Transgender Bathroom policy really isn’t official? [Updated]

by Skip February 18, 2018

I’m getting a few folks emailing and calling about this, remember when the Windham School Board decided that it just HAD to have a Transgender bathroom policy in place (even, as I am told, that they don’t have any Transgender students in the district)?  Go ahead and reconcile those two things and I have a […]

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Well, those Tide Pods don’t wash themselves down, eh?

by Skip February 18, 2018

Ah yes, Darwin Award this time? (H/T: Powerline)

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California Democrat Wants To Tax Energy Consumption from Bitcoin Mining

by Steve MacDonald February 18, 2018

Is anyone surprised that a California Democrat Wants To Tax Energy Consumption from Bitcoin Mining? Bitcoin transactions require an enormous amount of energy. Dutch bank ING estimates that a single transaction consumes enough electricity to power a home for weeks. The expensive and energy-consuming verification process of transactions, otherwise known as mining, is meant to deter […]

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Exxon Suing Environmental Cabal That Tried to Sue Them Over Climate Change

by Steve MacDonald February 18, 2018

Exxon continues to punch back at detractors looking to make a name for themselves by filing environmental conspiracy lawsuits against the energy giant. A lesser battle, which I reported a few weeks ago, followed an effort by seven California cities trying to get settlements for putting their municipalities at risk. Devastating claims conspicuously absent in their courting […]

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Cruz For Trouble

by Ed Naile February 18, 2018

If ever there was a case of the so-called “school shooter” phenomenon being about guns – this Florida case isn’t it. I see the anti-Second Amendment industry has mobilized its minions about as fast as a Russian can put together an anti-Hillary for President parade float, but this incident is not about how militaristic a […]

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“Gun didn’t change. We changed.”

by Steve MacDonald February 18, 2018

So, the Media and entertainment culture is to blame. WATCH: Washington sheriff after latest school shooting: “You started glorifying cultures of violence — you’ve glorified the gang culture, you’ve glorified games that actually give you points for raping and killing people. Gun didn’t change. We changed.” H/T John Burt – Facebook

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