Daily Archives: August 3, 2012

Solyndra Scandal Leading To The White House

Looks like the White House was warned about restructuring the Solyndra loan, which, if you remember, illegally subordinated the taxpayers, leaving them on the hook for the $535 million dollar loan, putting investors (many of whom were big Obama donors) ahead of the taxpayers (ABC News) Buried in the treasure trove of White House emails […]

Oops: Warmists Burned Over Melting Streetlights

Here’s one I never got around to yesterday (thanks to Gumball Brains for reminding me) (Daily Caller) Always a lightning rod for global warming activists’ discontent, Oklahoma Republican Sen. James Inhofe was treated to some challenging tweets Thursday after the left-wing blog ThinkProgress posted a photo of melting street lights in his home state and […]

If All You See…

…is a field that should be full of solar panels, you might just be a Warmist The blog of the day is Sentry Journal, which makes an interesting comparison between Democrats and Tories.

Hiring Stepped Up A Bit In July, But Unemployment Rate “Unexpectedly” Goes Up

Hey, remember these fun Obama quotes? The private sector is doing fine You didn’t build that We tried our plan and it worked! Really? (CNN) Businesses stepped up their hiring in July, but the unemployment rate ticked higher anyway. Employers said they added 163,000 jobs in the month, according to a Labor Department report released […]

Romney Calls Out Dingy Harry: “Time To Put Up Or Shut Up”

After Harry Reid tripled down on his un-American comments “I am not basing this on some figment of my imagination,” Reid told Nevada reporters Wednesday. “I have had a number of people tell me that.” But he would not expand on his sources. “I don’t think the burden should be on me,” he said. “The […]

LGBT Activist Files Human Rights Violations Complaint Against Chick-fil-a

Yet another case of liberal tolerance on display (Chicago Phoenix) The Civil Rights Agenda, a local LGBT rights advocacy group, filed multiple complaints with the Illinois Department of Human Rights Thursday, alleging that the Atlanta-based Chick-fil-A restaurant chain’s “intolerant corporate culture” violates Illinois law and a provision in the state’s Human Rights Act. “In our […]

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