Jonah Goldberg reacts in disgust to the different way the media have treated Caroline Kennedy and Sarah Palin. Best line:
This a perfect example of the bowel-stewing self-indulgence of elite liberalism.
A CNN weatherman actually questioning the Holy Dogma of Global Warming:
(hat tip: The Jawa Report)
Someone alert the Goracle! There’s a heretic loose!
Next they’ll be telling us the temperature hasn’t risen for the last ten years. Oh, wait….
Anthropogenic Global Warming: the tulip mania of the 21st century.
They rejected the bailout money. Now, tell me again why any bailout of private industry is needed? They either prosper or perish on their own merits: government has no place owning or running businesses.
Unless, of course, you’re a Democrat who wants to nationalize industries….
Oh, and Mr. President? Use the bailout money to keep the credit system afloat and clean out those toxic sub-prime mortgages. You do not save the free market by flushing public money down the drain of failing private companies. The only correct course is to let the companies fail so that the market can purge itself and reallocate labor and capital where it’s best deployed. And the best course for government, both state and federal, is to remove the barriers to that purging and reallocation.
By bailing out Detroit, all you’re doing is giving a drink to an alcoholic.