By Demosthenes | Dec 31, 2007 | 7
The recent, less-than-informed coverage of the death of Benazir Bhutto reminds us of Neville Chamberlain's infamous comment about Czechsolovakia as " a faraway country about which we know nothing."
By Hobbes | Dec 24, 2007 | 4
It is claimed that this boat runs on biodiesel made form the crew's fat and that it is carbon-neutral. But how is that calculated?
By Hobbes | Dec 17, 2007 | 5
Reuters reports trouble at the North Pole.
By Von Hayek | Dec 13, 2007 | 6
Imagine the collision between patients wanting to do select treatments and Hillary's bureaucrats who don't trust us to choose our own cough syrup!
By Hobbes | Nov 30, 2007 | 4
It's the teddy bear being insulted, by being given such a disreputable name.
By Hobbes | Nov 14, 2007 | 0
The issue of illegal immigration cuts so deeply to the very heart of what America is and who Americans are, that for a potential President of the United States to decline an opinion on the subject is totally unacceptable.
By Hobbes | Nov 2, 2007 | 26
The statements and actions of the Westboro Baptist Church are precisely the sort of offensive, unpopular, marginal viewpoint that the First Amendment was designed from Day One to protect.
By Hobbes | Nov 1, 2007 | 1
When liberals mail extra millions each year to the Treasury, then it might be time to listen to their ideas too.
By Hobbes | Oct 31, 2007 | 1
Obesity has now reached the point where serious engineering consequences are required.
By Hobbes | Oct 26, 2007 | 1
It's a far better thing, as well as much easier, for government to act to prevent a disaster, or at least to warn residents loudly and clearly of the potential consequences of their foolish choices.