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Wednesday, February 10, 2016

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February 10, 2016:

  Other/General

February 9, 2016:

  Breaking News!

  • Jim Kouri (Contributing Editor, Chief of Police Magazine)

    IS DONALD TRUMP IN MORTAL DANGER?
    News Media Covering Up Threats and "Mishaps"
    The GOP’s most entertaining and blunt presidential candidate Donald Trump’s private plane was forced to make an emergency landing in Nashville, Tennessee, as a result of what’s being called “engine trouble,” by his campaign staff. But in light of some statements by several people — such as two well-know GOP political consultants who advocate shooting Trump in his head — a thorough investigation should be conducted...
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  Climate/Climate Change/Weather

  • Francis Menton (Editor, Author, Publisher, Manhattan Contrarian)

    Is The Mass Hysteria About Climate Starting To Dissipate?
    I would say that the first fissures on the political front had appeared as early as 2009, when the President of the Czech Republic, Vaclav Klaus was quoted as saying that "Global warming is a politician's myth." But, you say, the Czech Republic is a tiny country. Well, next came India. Nobody could call them tiny. The new Prime Minister Narendra Modi, elected in 2014, started talking about India's "right to growth" -- unsubtle code for a plan to use a lot more energy from the cheapest sources available (otherwise known as coal).
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February 8, 2016:

  Constitution/Constitutional Crises

  Corruption in Government

  • Francis Menton (Editor, Author, Publisher, Manhattan Contrarian)

    How To Fix The Problem Of Government Consensus Science
    It's just eleven days ago on January 20 that I posted my first book review on this blog, of "The Big Fat Surprise" by Nina Teicholz; and now just nine days after that on January 29 the Wall Street Journal has published an op-ed on the subject of the book. Dr. Steven Nissen of the Cleveland Clinic co-authored the op-ed, which is titled "The Food Pyramid Scheme." Scientists should have known in 1980 that the recommendation to cut fat was unsound. Large clinical trials at the time did not support the theory, according to a systematic review published last year in the cardiology journal Open Heart. "It seem incomprehensible that dietary advice was introduced for 220 million Americans," the authors wrote, "given the contrary results."
    (read more ...)

  Other/General

February 7, 2016:

  Government/Politics

February 6, 2016:

  Breaking News!

  Climate/Climate Change/Weather

  Science Fiction

February 5, 2016:

  Breaking News!

February 4, 2016:

  Elections - Politics, Polling, etc.

  Government/Politics

  Partisan Politics

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