Daily Archives: June 22, 2010

Hmm, Obama’s Troubled Mortgage Program Seems To Be Failing

Much like the rest of Obama’s policies, when political hacks with no actual knowledge of the issue write the legislation, things do not go well The Obama administration’s flagship effort to help people in danger of losing their homes is falling flat. More than a third of the 1.24 million borrowers who have enrolled in […]

Fremont, Nebraska, Passes Law Against Illegal Aliens

Surely, the next stop on Obama SueTrain: Fremont OKs immigrant ordinance (except, it isn’t immigrants, it is illegal aliens, MSM fools) City officials warned of higher taxes. Residents were told they’d likely see cuts in city services to pay for anticipated legal challenges. Yet voters here Monday passed a controversial law aimed at ridding their […]

Apple IOS 4 Explained

Yup, updated my iPhone yesterday to OS 4.0, pretty nice. I love the folders option, and multitasking will be sweet, once there are apps designed for OS 4.0. Yes, that is a requirement. That said, the best place I have found to learn about all the enhancements is not the Apple website, but, this post […]

Tuesday Stupid: Pelosi Vs. Carter

Two CNS News articles to compare. Let’s start with Queen Nancy House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said last week that passing energy and climate change legislation is a “moral issue”—although, at the same time, she indicated that she is “agnostic” about what means should be used in legislation to reduce dependence on foreign oil and […]

WSJ Lays Out The Differences Between Katrina And BP Responses

Paul H. Rubin, professor of economics at Emory University, does a great job in comparing and contrasting the federal responses to the two disasters as they relate to two presidents, though, I do think he forgot one point, which I’ll get to. First, some background In many respects, the Deepwater Horizon disaster and Katrina are […]

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