Daily Archives: February 19, 2015

‘ISIS sets sights on Libya as gateway to eventual invasion of Europe’

Rather a bit heavy on the terrorism in the world today, rather than my normal Hotcoldwetdry schtick. Headline is directly from the Jerusalem Post Islamic State has set its sights on taking over Libya as a bridgehead to eventually waging war all across southern Europe, the British Telegraph is reporting on Wednesday. The newspaper cited […]

If All You See…

…is frigid rising seas caused by too much heat, you might just be a Warmist The blog of the day is Fausta’s Blog, with a post on getting rid of the girl (which leads to Da Tech Guy)

Citigroup To Waste $100 Billion On “Climate Change”

No, I did not make a mistake and substitute a b for an m (UK Guardian) Citigroup, the third largest US financial institution, on Wednesday said it will invest a whopping $100bn over the next decade to reduce the impacts of climate change. The bank said it will use the money the finance green initiatives […]

NY Times: Say, That Obamacare Penalty Is Rather Burdensome

The NY Times Editorial Board is rather upset about the Ocare penalty, and writes about “when one penalty is enough“, coming up with an solution quickly Millions of Americans may be in for a shock when they file tax returns and learn that they have to pay a fine for failing to enroll in health […]

Obama Cites A Strategic Logic For Avoidance In Using Islamic Labels Or Something

It’s probably more like “strategic patience”, which is a phrase for a policy position more akin to “meh”. Like when you know you should really, really get your oil changed, but lying on the couch watching a TV show marathon is oh so comfy (NY Times) President Obama chooses his words with particular care when […]

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