Legal and scientific ethics seem to have become irrelevant, as anti-chemical agitators, regulators and trial lawyers team up on numerous lawsuits against Monsanto. Theyre seeking tens of billions of dollars in jackpot justice, by claiming a chemical in the companys popular weed killer RoundUp causes cancer.
Quite fittingly, in his retirement (will not seek re-election) speech this week Sen. Jeff Flake, this relentless champion of the relentlessly Stalinist Castro regime, attacked Communist-fighter Joe McCarthy.
In all this talk about the new Fed chair, no one has mentioned the dollar.
Its not a tough decision at all, for me the choice is obvious. This year Ill be watching reruns of Gilligans Island before Ill watch a single down of the National Football League.I just dont have the interest level that I once had in watching professional football, it simply doesnt appeal to me anymore.
For a huge chunk of Americans, the venerable Comedy Central show South Park is more than simply a half hour of inspired, if crass, laughs: it is also a weathervane for Americas political center.
You’d think it would be impossible to kill 100 people a day, every day, without inducing widespread shock and deafening demands for action.