Archive for May 2nd, 2007

Stay-At-Home Mother’s Worth Big Bucks

From Reuters: If the typical stay-at-home mother in the United States were paid for her work as a housekeeper, cook and psychologist among other roles, she would earn $138,095 a year, according to research released on Wednesday. Hats off to stay-at-home mothers!!! It’s obviously a tremendous sacrifice, but the investment in the lives of the […]

US Mint Nixes Bible on Oklahoma Quarter

From the Christian Post: The governor of Oklahoma, Brad Henry, had received a number of complaints from state residents, but noted that the decision was not made locally. It was only after the design ideas had been shipped to the U.S. mint that the historic book was removed. According to the mint guidelines, the manufacturer […]

Global Warming: "A Few Farts in a Hurricane"

Rush Limbaugh just read this on his radio show. It’s a piece by Alexander Cockburn, and it’s on several liberal websites. More information about how the global warming hysteria is a lot of hot air: As Hertzberg says, water in the form of oceans, clouds, snow, ice cover and vapor “is overwhelming in the radiative […]

Earth Worship: The New Religion

From Bloomberg.com: Visitors to the Gaia Napa Valley Hotel and Spa won’t find the Gideon Bible in the nightstand drawer. Instead, on the bureau will be a copy of “An Inconvenient Truth,” former Vice President Al Gore’s book about global warming. They’ll also find the Gaia equipped with waterless urinals, solar lighting and recycled paper […]

Global Warming Balance on CNN

Here’s something you won’t see too often on CNN: a balanced look at the global warming controversy. CNN Headline News’s Glenn Beck features “Exposed: The Climate of Fear — the Other Side of the Global Warming Debate“. From NewsMax: Glenn Beck’s one hour special report airs Wednesday, May 2 at 7 p.m. and 9 p.m., […]

An Apostate Global Warming Apostle

David Evans of Science Speak has written a guest piece for the blog “Backseat driving” (HT to WesternStandard.ca). According to the post, Evans worked six years in “carbon accounting,” which he says involved “building models for the Australian government to estimate carbon emissions from land use change and forestry.” I take that to mean he […]

President Bush Speaks on War on Terror, Iraq

Text of the president’s speech to the CENTCOM Coalition Conference Our main enemy is al Qaeda and its affiliates. Their allies choose their victims indiscriminately. They murder the innocent to advance a focused and clear ideology. They seek to establish a radical Islamic caliphate, so they can impose a brutal new order on unwilling people, […]

New CD Features Message of Sexual Purity for Young Men

Songs deal with the problem of sexual sin EDMONTON, AB, May 1 /Christian Newswire/ — A growing tide of sensuality represents an increasingly urgent threat to families and churches, according to best-selling author Fred Stoeker (Every Man’s Battle, Tactics). In greater numbers and at younger ages, men and boys are being flooded with sexual images; […]

CDC: Tooth Decay Increasing Among Children

Finds dental problems among toddlers, preschoolers WASHINGTON, May 1 /Standard Newswire/ — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention yesterday reported that tooth decay in baby teeth has increased 15 percent among U.S. toddlers and preschoolers ages 2 to 5 years old. During the period 1999-2004, 28 percent of young children had experienced cavities. (Full […]

Women’s Group Calls Amnesty International on Abortion Stance

Considers AI position an endorsement of forced abortion May 1 /Standard Newswire/ — Women for Life International, Inc. (WFLI) challenges Amnesty International (AI) to remain true to the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR). In a press release dated April 25, 2007, WFLI stated that AI’s policy would be seen “as an endorsement of […]

Rosie O’Donnell: Classic anti-American American

From HotAir.com: Rosie said “we [have] killed way more Americans than terrorists have” Rosie used the stereotypical liberal line: we went into Iraq for the oil and then called Bush a “oil baron,” adding the Bush’s are “oil people.” Yes, I’m reveling in that 89 cent/gallon gasoline, Rosie! She says Americans have been programmed into […]

Pot Smoking Redux

After a lengthy comment left by kmprophet regarding my previous post on this today, it seemed worthwhile to revisit the subject. I guess I’ve seen it all now (no, there are plenty of liberals left, so I’d better not say that). But quoting Jesus’ admonition to love our fellow man to justify drug use…that’s a […]