Time to Ban Conversion Therapy

May 20, 2015 6:03 PM0 comments

Conversion (aka reparative) therapy is on the long, arduous road to extinction in America because to label it “therapy” is a misnomer. All leading mental health associations have emphatically declared that gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people are mentally sound. Yet, conversion therapists brazenly, and without evidence or peer reviewed […]

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Why Jeb Defends W’s Iraq Invasion

May 13, 2015 5:53 PM0 comments

It should come as no surprise that even before getting a presidential bid underway, Jeb Bush has soiled himself with his brother’s eight years of the worst presidency in the history of the U.S. by confessing in a Fox News interview that he, too, would have authorized the criminal and […]

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Conservative Victory in the UK Has No Bearing On America’s Presidential Election

May 12, 2015 12:24 PM0 comments

In a sophistic column in USA Today headlined, “Dems should heed lessons of U.K. vote,” Michael Wolff claims that the conservative election victory in the United Kingdom is a clear warning for Democrats not to stray too far left. According to Wolff: “Rather than endorsing this leftward shift in politics […]

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The Peak Oil Crisis: The Cold Fusion Conference

May 6, 2015 7:50 PM36 comments

In mid-April the 19th International Conference on Cold Fusion (ICCF-19) took place in Padua, Italy and was attended by some 470 scientists, cold fusion bloggers, entrepreneurs, and the merely interested. The first of these conferences was held back in 1990 in the wake of the University of Utah announcement that […]

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How U.S. Justice Has Strayed

5:49 PM2 comments

Attorneys for convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsnarnaev, at 21 years of age hoping to avoid the death penalty, have had no shortage of character witnesses – friends, relatives, teachers – to call to the witness stand attesting to Tsnarnaev’s history of good behavior, even including kindness and eagerness to […]

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Nothing to Lose But Their Chains

April 29, 2015 8:20 PM13 comments

Anyone who has ever taken the train from Washington, D.C. to New York, or vice versa, who in daylight looked out those big windows to view a big portion of the backside of Baltimore, should have no problem understanding the rioting that has occurred there these last days. The squalor […]

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