Monthly Archives: February 2009

Education or Edjukashun?

By Alan Caruba My father used to say that there was no defense against stupidity. He was a very smart man. When he entered kindergarten in the early 1900’s, he spoke his parent’s native language of Italian. The teacher seated … Continue reading

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A Simple, Inescapable Fact

By Thomas E. Brewton Corruption can be reduced only by reducing the size of the Federal government. Much is being written about unsavory political influence exercised by the army of Washington lobbyists, who act as conduits for large amounts of … Continue reading

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Stupid Answers to Serious Issues

By Alan Caruba On “Jeopardy”, the popular quiz show, they have a category called “Stupid Answers” in which the answer is so obvious, posed in the question, that it is virtually impossible to get it wrong. Unfortunately, we are afflicted … Continue reading

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$8.6 Billion of Stimulus Plan Earmarked for Pet Causes of Environmental Activists Should Be Jettisoned

$8.6 Billion of Stimulus Plan Earmarked for Pet Causes of Environmental Activists Should Be Jettisoned Washington, D.C. – At least $8.6 billion of President Obama’s proposed $1.2 trillion stimulus plan is meant to fund dubious special interest policy initiatives of … Continue reading

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Securing the Future, Not Aborting It

Why was a massive expansion of family planning (which inevitably includes abortion promotion) contained in a bill that is supposed to jump start the economy? Consider that according to the Social Security Administration, in 1950 there were 16.5 workers for … Continue reading

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Obama Picks Porn Lawyer for #2 at Justice

CHICAGO – President Obama has made a major mistake and put America’s families at risk by selecting David Ogden to become Deputy Attorney General, says Fidelis, a pro-family organization. “David Ogden is a hired gun from Playboy and ACLU. He … Continue reading

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Playing God with “Endangered” Species

By Alan Caruba In mid-August Barack Obama had this to say about a White House decision regarding the Endangered Species Act: “After over 30 years of successfully protecting our nation’s most endangered wildlife like the bald eagle, we should be … Continue reading

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