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Fracking is Wonderful – Stossel

In my special tomorrow, titled “Myths, Lies and Complete Stupidity” I argue that it is myth to say that fracking, used to get natural gas out of the ground, is unacceptably dangerous. Fracking is indeed dangerous. But so is coal mining, oil drilling, nuclear waste, building windmills and solar collectors, and shipping windmills and solar collectors. All energy production poses dangers. Life involves trade-offs. The tradeoffs for natural gas are […]


Gabby Giffords’s Husband Mark Kelly Buys AR-15 “Assault Weapon” for “Show and Tell”

File this under,  “the Laws are for thee and not for Me”.  Gun Control advocate bought the very weapon he is campaigning to have banned from the American Public.  We applaud him for wanting to protect his family with some of the best weaponry available on the Market.  The problem is, once he found out that these things can become public, he denied they were for personal use.  He stated […]


Obama Blames Sequestration for $30M Vaccine Cuts, but his 2013 Budget cut out $58M

Obama Blames Sequestration for $30M Vaccine Cuts, but his 2013 Budget cut out $58M The Obama administration claims that because of the $44 billion in across-the-board spending cuts (sequestration) this year, tens of thousands of American children will not be vaccinated. However, the idea to cut the vaccination program – at a rate higher than sequestration might do – was introduced by the president himself in his 2013 budget proposal […]

Unemployment remains sluggish as Democrats forget crucial advice

Unemployment remains sluggish as Democrats forget crucial advice

By Doc Vega As Democrats rejoice over reported unemployment reduction from 7.9% to 7.7% saying that this is a reflection of President Obama’s economic policies, we need to more closely examine reality concerning the true unemployment picture. Little did the US mass media bother to inform the public that 130,000 persons dropped off the employment rolls. Neither did the news networks bother to give equal coverage to J C Penney’s […]

Missing Drone Strike Data

Obama Admin dumps Drone Strike Data – Scrubs Websites

Quietly and without much notice, the Air Force has reversed its policy of publishing statistics on drone strikes in Afghanistan as the debate about drone warfare hits a fever pitch in Washington. In addition, it has erased previously published drone strike statistics from its website. Since October, the Air Force had been providing monthly updates on drone strikes — or in its words “weapons releases from remotely piloted aircraft (RPA).” […]