Saturday, August 24, 2019

The Wrong Scary Toy Story

One in three toys was found to have “significant levels of toxic chemicals, including lead, flame retardants and arsenic,” according to a new report...

Green-on-Green Violence

The activist group Environmental Defense got a taste of what it used to dish out this week when its Washington, D.C., offices were invaded...

Obama’s Bad Green Deal

President-elect Barack Obama’s plan to combat unemployment by creating 2.5 million public works jobs could only be loved by someone ignoring the economic and...

Detroit Needs Drilling, Not Bailouts

Looking for the root of the impending car industry debacle? Look no further than the failure of the Big Three and the United Auto...

Greens Pave Way to Republican Comeback

If congressional Republicans—or what’s left of them—are looking for the path out of the political wilderness following last week’s electoral drubbing, there’s a shortcut...

The First Green President

President-elect Barack Obama could be the nation’s first green president—whether he likes it or not. The Greens’ early investment in Obama’s political soul has...

IgNobels for Obama

Seventy-six American Nobel laureates in science endorsed Barack Obama this week. Despite their scientific successes, their political analysis just doesn’t make the grade. Featuring signatories...

Greens Aim to Take Us Forward to the Past

If you need more evidence that the Greens intend to destroy our standard of living, you need not look further than the Oct. 18...

Junk Science: Candidates Don’t Come Clean on Coal

A squabble about “clean coal” has broken among the presidential candidates. Neither side has leveled with voters. Democratic vice presidential candidate Joe Biden kicked off...

Five-Star Green Hypocrisy

Move over Al Gore. Swankier carbon charlatanism has come to town in the form of the World Wildlife Fund’s luxury getaway called “Around the...

Greens Exploit Wall Street Bailout

Will the Wall Street bailout be the beginning of the New (Green) Deal? Environmental activists are trying to figure out ways to advance their...

Picking on the Pickens Plan?

Billionaire oilman T. Boone Pickens’ camp responded last week to this column’s multi-part analysis of the so-called “Pickens Plan.” Focusing on my most recent...

Anti-chemical Activists Hit the (Plastic) Bottle Again

Anti-chemical activists opened a new front in their jihad against the plastics chemical bisphenol-A (BPA) this week. A first-of-its-kind study, published in the prominent Journal...

Pickens’ Natural-Gas Nonsense

“Get this one,” says billionaire T. Boone Pickens in his latest TV ad, “Iran is changing its cars to natural gas and we’re not...

Cholesterol Drug Scare Shenanigans

Why is the editor of the New England Journal of Medicine encouraging a cancer scare over the cholesterol-lowering drug Vytorin? Is he overcompensating for...