WaPo: Hey, You Know What’s Wrong With Global Warming Fanatics? They’re Not Alarmist Enough…

Yeah, no. Climate scientists aren’t too alarmist. They’re too conservative – Washington Post On Nov. 2, the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change will release its “Synthesis Report,” the final stage in a yearlong document dump that, collectively, presents the current expert consensus about climate change and its consequences. This synthesis report (which has […]

Hagel memo criticized WH Syria strategy

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel wrote a memo to National Security Adviser Susan Rice sharply criticizing the White House strategy on Syria, according to reports from The New York Times and CNN. The two-page memo details “concern about the overall… More >

Rep. Bill Cassidy Slams Landrieu For ‘Insulting’ Louisiana Voters

Senator Mary Landrieu (D., NH) caused an uproar Thursday night after an interview in which she said one of the reasons Louisiana voters are down on her and President Obama is the racism and sexism of the South. Her opponent Republican opponent, Rep. Bill Cassidy lambasted Landrieu on the Kelly File: “I wish she’d focus […]

Pirate Bay Founder Convicted on Hacking Charges


The founder of the file-sharing site Pirate Bay was found guilty today in Denmark on hacking charges unrelated to the web site. Swedish national Gottfrid Svartholm was found guilty of hacking into servers belonging to the U.S. technology firm CSC after being partially acquitted of other hacking charges in Sweden. In the Danish case, Svartholm […]

Americans Favor Halloween Costumes, Candy in School

Some schools continue to prohibit Halloween costumes and candy, and most Americans still disagree with these policies. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 71% of American Adults believe children should be allowed to wear Halloween costumes in class. This is up from 63% last year. Twenty-one percent (21%) disagree. (To see survey question wording, click here.) (Want a  free daily […]

Mail Call: Jeb Bush Letter to Iowans Pushes Amnesty, Common Core


Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush is urging Iowans to donate to his education group (that backs Common Core) and also support amnesty legislation. “Dear Friend, Because of your consistent support for conservative principles, I want to talk to you about some of the most critical challenges facing our nation and the path to restoring opportunity for […]

Islamic State Overruns Another Town, Promptly Lines Up 30 Anti-ISIS Sunni Men And Guns Them Down…

According to the Daily Mail, ISIS used loudspeakers to declare them “apostates” before they were killed. BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi official says Islamic State militants lined up 30 Sunni men in a town west of Baghdad and shot them dead. The slayings took place on a main street in the town of Hit on Wednesday. […]

Military jet crashes in Calif., killing pilot

A military jet crashed in California on Wednesday, killing the pilot, according to the Associated Press.The AP reports the plane crashed into a field around 5:15 p.m., near Naval Station Ventura County, north of Los Angeles.The FAA told… More >

Facebook, Google, and the Rise of Open Source Security Software


OSquery aims to identify attacks on the thousands of machines used across Facebook. On Wednesday, the company open-sourced the tool. The post Facebook, Google, and the Rise of Open Source Security Software appeared first on WIRED. More >

The Trend Line: Obama Ahead of Bush in Midterm Job Approval

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