Daily Archives: October 8, 2012

Dianne Feinstein Wants Investigation of High California Gas Prices

Here we go again. One would think a sitting US Senator would understand some market economics (and the fact that Ca. regulations and taxes artificially inflate the prices), or would at least have someone explain it to her. Alas, no (Boston Herald) The average price in the state hit $4.668, according to AAA. Sen. Dianne […]

Snap! Warmist Thinks We “Can Create Climate We Like”

I’ve always been a big reader, primarily fiction, and especially science fiction (and zombie books). It’s no wonder I love blogging about hotcoldwetdry when I see stuff like this (via Tom Nelson, of course) “We have a choice: We can ACT on our knowledge about climate change. Or we can sit idly by and watch […]

NY Times Blames US For Libyan Terrorist

Anyone surprised? (NY Times) One brother joined the global jihad against the West under the nom de guerre Abu Yahya al-Libi. He rose to become Al Qaeda’s brightest star and second in command, until an American drone strike killed him in Pakistan four months ago. The other brother, Abdel Wahab Mohamed Qaid, was the first […]

If All You See…

…is a planet killing burger, you might just be a Warmist This week’s color is black (yes, I know it isn’t really a color). The blog of the day is Ice Age Now, with a post on looming blackouts in the UK.

Romney To Go After Obama On Libya

This should create a lot of whining and complaining from Team Obama, and force them to either defend or refute their terrible handling of Libya (Politico) Using his harshest language yet, Mitt Romney will go after President Barack Obama on Monday over the attacks on the U.S. consulate in Libya. In a tough foreign policy […]

What’s The Deal With “FireBigBird”?

Funny stuff (WRAL) Two University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill business majors are capitalizing on the furor that flew after Mitt Romney suggested defunding the public television stations that air Big Bird. The Republican presidential nominee mentioned the 8-foot, talking canary who stars in “Sesame Street” by name when discussing cutting taxpayer money for […]

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