By Von Hayek | Jan 16, 2008 | 9
Mitt Romney will win the GOP nomination.
By Will Offensicht | Jan 15, 2008 | 9
Bush-bashers hate to admit it, but a smaller percentage of active-duty military personnel died during both Bush administrations than during the Reagan and Carter administrations.
By Kermit Frosch | Jan 14, 2008 | 12
Scientists want research grants, more published papers, and to be listened to by the general public. Bureaucrats want a bigger department and more clout. Politicians want a crisis - any crisis - so they can ride to power with a "solution".
By Kermit Frosch | Jan 11, 2008 | 3
Sure, global warming seems unlikely; but if it's true, it's so awful, shouldn't we take action just in case?
By Kermit Frosch | Jan 10, 2008 | 5
The ocean levels are not going to rise by 20 feet by 2100. According to the UN's International Panel on Climate Change, it's more like a single foot, or maybe 18 inches.
By Kermit Frosch | Jan 9, 2008 | 4
Government proposals to fix global warming won't work, at great expense.
By Kermit Frosch | Jan 8, 2008 | 1
Out of every million pounds of atmosphere... we are adding 6 pounds of carbon. That's .0006%.
By Kermit Frosch | Jan 7, 2008 | 0
The planet Mars is getting warmer too. As far as we can tell from SEC filings, neither Exxon nor Halliburton have significant operations on that planet; nor does it fall under the authority of the Bush administration.
By Kermit Frosch | Jan 4, 2008 | 5
Over time, it's been both much colder and a good bit warmer, than it is today. It's been reported that the hottest years of the past century was 2006 until NASA found their math was wrong: it was actually 1934.
By Petrarch | Jan 3, 2008 | 8
The conservatives have rightly complained about the fiasco that was the CNN/YouTube debate, to say nothing of Chris Matthews' execrable moderating. Now the shoe is on the other foot, and it doesn't fit any better on that side.