I’m sure that it’s all George Bush’s fault!

From Gallup: More Americans Worse Off Financially Than a Year Ago Yet most expect to be better off within a year by Andrew Dugan WASHINGTON, D.C. – More Americans, 42%, say they are financially worse off now than they were a year ago, reversing the lower levels found over the past two years. Just more …

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Another new #Obamacare regulation?

Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius is having the regulations rewritten to require health insurance plans to provide complete coverage for this, with no required copayments: Scientists Build Orgasm Machine For Women March 5, 2014 11:59 PM CHARLOTTE, N.C. (CBS Charlotte) – Scientists have patented a new machine that will provide orgasms for …

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The Editors of The New York Times and Middle East peace

I caught the blurb on The New York Times’ website: Does Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have an alternative to a two-state solution? And the link went to the main editorial: Israel’s Choice By The Editorial Board | March 5, 2014 In Washington this week, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel sounded two different notes about …

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Western intellectuals and the misunderstanding of power

From The Wall Street Journal: U.S., Europe Threaten to Punish Putin Russia’s Crimea Incursion Sparks Demand for Withdrawal, Talk of Sanctions; ‘They Are Settling In’ By Jay Solomon, Carol E. Lee and Stephen Fidler | Updated March 2, 2014 10:25 p.m. ET The U.S. and its European allies vowed Sunday to isolate Russian President Vladimir …

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Rule 5 Blogging: Україна

It’s the weekend and time, once again, for THE FIRST STREET JOURNAL’S version of Rule 5 Blogging. Robert Stacey Stacy McCain described Rule 5 as posting photos of pretty women somewhat déshabillé, but, on this site, our Rule 5 Blogging doesn’t put up pictures of Sasha Beznosyuk in her summer clothes, but women, in full …

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From Around the Blogroll

In the first place we have John Hitchcock on Truth Before Dishonor, who tells us, “Hey Middle Class: I’m Baaack!” Our favorite pirate noted that there’s yet another explanation as to why the settled-science climate change models have been wrong so far, and failed to anticipate the 17-year-hiatus in increasing global temperatures. Warming “Pause” Excuse …

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Or we’ll do what?

The tweet: #IsraeltheRegion #JohnKerry #USRussiarelations #Ukraine Kerry warns Russia against intervention in Ukraine http://t.co/tecwV3MyK1 — Israel News (@IsraelNewsNow) February 28, 2014 And the story: Kerry warns Russia against intervention in Ukraine Top US diplomat receives reassurances from his Russian counterpart while Kiev accuses Moscow of a ‘military invasion’ By Matthew Lee February 28, 2014, 7:48 …

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