Archive for August 15th, 2007

Military Recruitment

The National Center for Policy Analysis spotlights an article in Investors Business Daily about the makeup of our military personnel. You may recall Rep. Charlie Rangle (D-NY) has for at least a couple of years been calling for a return to the draft. As someone who served 10 years in the military, I can tell […]

Study: Multiple Stab Wounds Harmful to Monkeys

I had always suspected this, and now we have the proof. Study: Multiple Stab Wounds May Be Harmful To Monkeys

The Human Cost of Environmental Radicalism

Think I’m too tough on the environmental wackos? Try reading Walter E. Williams’ new column as he recounts the cost of elevating God’s lower creation above that which He said was created in His image: – New Orleans flood control that might have made a difference in Katrina – Lives lost to malaria due to […]

Environmental Pandering Not Catching On

According to a new study mentioned by CNS News, all this pandering to environmental wackos by businesses just isn’t getting the bang for the buck: “Consumers are not drinking the Kool-Aid when it comes to green,” said J. Walker Smith, president of the Yankelovich, Inc., marketing firm, which released the survey results on Monday. “While […]

South Dakota Scores Well on ACT

According to the Argus Leader, South Dakota’s students scored 18th best among the 50 states on ACTs: The state ranked 18th in the nation with an overall score of 21.9, up from 21.8 a year ago and ahead of the national 21.2. South Dakota scores improved in each of the four subjects – English, math, […]

Bureaucrats Banning Balloons

I know I just posted on “Political Correctness Gone Overboard” earlier, but when it comes to liberals and their PC, it seems there’s a never-ending game of one-upsmanship to see who can come up with the strangest, silliest, most unnatural pronouncement. Now the bureaucrats in Britain (the country liberals believe we should be like) have […]

Homosexuals Too Precious to Risk in Combat

I confess I’d never looked at the issue this way before. ‘Gays Too Precious To Risk In Combat,’ Says General