Tag: Humor

Putting the Gulf Oil Spill in Perspective... »

(click on image to enlarge) HT: Guy Monahan and Julie Sheppard

Jon Stewart Bashes Obama as Hypocritical Enemy of Civil Liberties »

On Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show,” host Jon Stewart powerfully attacks President Barack Obama as a hypocrite and power-mongering opportunist regarding the writ of habeas corpus and other legal standards as protected under the U.S. Constitution. As Stewart shows, Obama repeatedly claimed that he was going to reverse the unconstitutional assaults on civil liberties...
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The Onion: Congressmen Demand Passage of “The IHOP Should Stay Open All Night Act” »

Here is The Onion-SPAN2 satirically reporting on a “hearing” for the emergency bill H.R. 323 (under the provisions of the National Emergency Legislation Act) that has been proposed by a bipartisan group of congressmen, “The IHOP Should Stay Open All Night So That We Can Get Some Pancakes Act.” Submitted the previous night at...
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Why a Stock Analyst Saw Through the “Hockey Stick” Hoax »

Attending the Fourth International Conference on Climate Change, I was surprised by the response Stephen McIntyre, primary author of the Climate Audit blog, and early exposer of Michael Mann’s fraudulent “hockey stick” graph (and continuing exposer of the numerous additional “hockey sticks“), gave to a question as to how he got involved in this...
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Red Ink »

Profile in Cowardice: Allah is Great! Die South Park Die! »

In recent years, threats from Islamic extremists have resulted in murder of those simply depicting Mohammed (forbidden by Islamic tradition, although not unknown to Islamic culture). From a prominent woman who fled Islamic death threats: “‘South Park’ and the Informal Fatwa” In a profile of cowardice, Comedy Central responded to a recent death threat...
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Christopher Walken on the “Census Bureau” »

Here is a hilarious, prescient, classic skit with Christopher Walken and Tim Meadows from NBC TV’s Saturday Night Live on the “Census Bureau.” The skit originally aired during the previous Census on April 8, 2000. HT: Paul Theroux

The University of Alabama at Huntsville (Another “Gun Free Zone”) »

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Audi’s Super Bowl Ad: “The Green Police” »

Audi ran a most insightful and disturbing, yet hilarious, Super Bowl ad on “The Green Police” and the very real meaning, threat, and foolishness of “environmental” statism. Please also see the following Independent Institute books: The New Holy Wars: Economic Religion vs. Environmental Religion in Contemporary America, by Robert H. Nelson Re-Thinking Green: Alternatives...
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The State of Our Affairs: Seven Haiku »

Copenhagen scam Snow in Louisiana Turn up thermostat ________________ Health care reform hoax Splendid investment they say Fog will lift next year ________________ Afghanistan war Soldiers in cold winter fight Widows wearing black ________________ Change you can believe Dark clouds on the horizon Night comes on quickly ________________ Frightened birds take flight False hopes...
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