Like MENSA, Only Thicker

Posts Tagged ‘economics

Politics Not As Usual

February 23, 2010

* An idea for making politician more accountable to their home districts: * * From The Wall Street Journal Editorial Pages: Climate Change and Open Science By L. Gordon Crovitz “Unequivocal.” That’s quite a claim in this skeptical era, so it’s been enlightening to watch the unraveling of the absolute certainty of global warming caused […]

Climate Science

December 14, 2009

Freedom Festival II

December 10, 2009

Thank you Mr. Bass, for your letter to the Spokesman Review regarding Freedom Festival II. Militia Label Misleading Your coverage of the Freedom Festivals (“A passion rising,” Dec. 6) was disappointing. You attended the latter event, and had access to video from the first event, yet characterize this as a militia movement. You twice quote […]


December 7, 2009

* * * * Area comments regarding, “Freedom Festival II.” “I was interviewed by reporter Meghann Cuniff and photographer Jesse Tinsley who asked most of the questions. I explained that the Freedom Festivals were not organized by any one group, but by several individuals. We had over 1,200 attendees at our first one and since […]


November 29, 2009

For years now, the major media  outlets in Spokane have steadily chanted the mantra of a global warming crisis, despite credible  evidence to the contrary.  Now significant information has emerged revealing  manipulation of scientific data and concerted efforts to  advance a global warming agenda. The latest check with local media sources has confirmed that the […]

Inconvenient Economics

November 11, 2009

* * * House Vote On Passage: H.R. 3962: Affordable Health Care for America Act Washington Congressional Representatives Aye WA-1 Inslee, Jay [D] Aye WA-2 Larsen, Rick [D] No WA-3 Baird, Brian [D] No WA-4 Hastings, Doc [R] No WA-5 McMorris Rodgers, Cathy [R] Aye WA-6 Dicks, Norman [D] Aye WA-7 McDermott, James [D] No […]

Time to Vote Spokane

October 21, 2009

Registered voters in Spokane that have not received an official ballot should contact the Spokane County Elections Office at (509) 477-2320 * * Liberty by Shelvey Smith * * * * * * This young lady  seems to understand the fundamental concepts of liberty and freedom better than some people many years her elder.  At […]

How Government Works

September 30, 2009

Once upon a time the government had a vast scrap yard in the middle of a desert. Congress said, “Someone may steal from it at night.”  So they created a night watchman position and hired a person for the job.Then Congress said, “How does the watchman do his job without instruction?” So they created a […]

The Government Can!

September 9, 2009

* * 9/12 Project Rally Spokane River Front Park Clock Tower Noon on Saturday, September 12th 2009 * * The following letter is believed to be by Michael Selker. Tea Partiers Call Movement Better Organized Than GOP Using a dozen social networking sites to mobilize constituents opposed to big-government spending, the grassroots movement has taken […]


September 2, 2009

* Open Letter to the Mayor of Airway Heights * Dear Mayor, Thank you, for your interest in Regional Solid Waste matters. It appears the county will soon adopt a Solid Waste Management Plan, which will then make its way to your jurisdiction for approval. There is a high probability that a series of conflicts […]