By Will Offensicht | Jan 16, 2008 | 19
Why can't we Americans buy cheap cars? The cheapest car in the US costs about $20,000, about 8 times the cost of Tata's offering.
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 Will Offensicht | Jan 12, 2008 | 8
Principals have be to able to fire teachers, or you can't run an effective school.
By Will Offensicht | Jan 11, 2008 | 5
Some idealists suggest that election campaigns be paid for by the Treasury -- taxpayers would pay for campaigns intended to elect people we don't like. In fact, we DO have public campaign funding but nobody wants to admit it.
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 Hobbes | Jan 10, 2008 | 11
The left-wing blogsphere claim that Hillary's people stole the election from Obama. The evidence, if true, is staggering.
By Will Offensicht | Jan 10, 2008 | 11
A president is supposed to be emotionally stable, not a weeping willow.
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.