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EGOS ABOVE PEACE

May 31, 2007 kim lien 0

Cindy says sayonara: Sheehan also slapped the anti-war movement on her way out, writing, “I have also tried to work within a peace movement that often […]

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SERIAL CHILLER STRIKES AGAIN

May 31, 2007 kim lien 0

Strange coldness in Argentina: Power was rationed in parts of the Argentine capital and four people died from exposure as autumn temperatures dipped below freezing across a […]

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PATH NOT EMBRACED

May 31, 2007 kim lien 0

A high-quality recruit is sought: Accused terrorist ringleader Abdul Nacer Benbrika has made contact with Carl Williams in prison and tried to convert Melbourne’s notorious gangland murderer […]

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IMAGINE NO POSSESSIONS

May 31, 2007 kim lien 0

Lefties; they’re so materialistic. UPDATE. Our lefty friend explains humour: It’s a bit like that tedious old joke about why don’t they make planes out of the […]

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VIEW COLOURED

May 31, 2007 kim lien 0

The New Republic’s Paul Berman on hostility towards Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Something like a campaign against Hirsi Ali could never have taken place a few years ago. A sustained […]

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PROMMISE MADE

May 31, 2007 kim lien 0

Hillary visits Silicon Valley, and pledges: “As president I will increase support for basic and applied research, by increasing the research budgets of the National Science […]

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SOUND PAINFUL

May 30, 2007 kim lien 0

Friend-of-a-reader Amanda visits the Monaco Grand Prix and reports: “The sound was extremely painful without earplugs.” Understandable, considering how close to the action she was: […]

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HILLS FILLED

May 30, 2007 kim lien 0

In your face, Gaia: As a result of global warming, the hills are alive with the sound of a new concept: the four-season mountain resort. “Last winter, we […]

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DR DUCK

May 30, 2007 kim lien 0

A note from James Waterton: Earlier last month, I visited the War Remnants museum in Saigon. Pretty much as you’d expect – the victors write […]

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5000 YEARS OF SNOWMOBILES

May 30, 2007 kim lien 0

Reuters reports: Global warming has made life more dangerous for Inuit in the Arctic as they increasingly fall to their deaths through thinning ice sheets while […]

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BOTTLE OF SHAME

May 30, 2007 kim lien 0

Sharp-eyed reader ilibcc observes that, while Tim Flannery and Margaret Fulton sat around for four hours swapping inanities (“Breathing is a very intimate thing for me,” says […]

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TRIAL GOING WELL

May 29, 2007 kim lien 0

Bryan Law – this site’s official leftoid representative – emails: Hi Tim, I’ve just updated my Live Journal blog to gloat about how well our Trial is going. We’ve got a great gang […]

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THE QUICKEST BEATLE

May 29, 2007 kim lien 0

Found on YouTube: a George Harrison song about Formula One. Posted by Tim B. on 05/29/2007 at 10:55 PM Dedicated to Gunnar Nilsson who died of cancer. Posted by ilibcc on 2007 […]

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WEATHER NORMAL

May 29, 2007 kim lien 0

Reports last month suggested Britain would melt during summer: It could be time to say goodbye to defining features of British life, like rainy picnics and cloudy […]

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COMMIE SLOW

May 26, 2007 kim lien 0

Sunday’s Indianapolis 500 will see the Brickyard debut of Venezuelan racer (and Hugo Chavez supporter) Milka Duno: Duno makes no attempt to distance herself from Chavez. […]

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WARMERS FUMING

May 26, 2007 kim lien 0

As predicted, certain folks aren’t amused by a recent ABC programming decision. Andrew Bolt rounds ‘em up. Posted by Tim B. on 05/26/2007 at 12:26 AM (49) Comments • Permalink

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FAMILY VALUES

May 26, 2007 kim lien 0

Enjoy all those prison trees, Chelsea: Chelsea Gerlach, who joined the radical-environmental movement as a teenager, was sentenced today in Oregon to nine years in prison […]

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NOW EVEN TRUTHIER

May 26, 2007 kim lien 0

Stand by for An Inconvenient Truth 2: Kyoto Drift. Posted by Tim B. on 05/26/2007 at 09:32 AM (30) Comments • Permalink

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THE EASY LIFE

May 26, 2007 kim lien 0

My farming relatives usually earn a living providing food and such, but they might change their plans after reading this: Peter Allen, a third-generation farmer from […]

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CART HORSED

May 26, 2007 kim lien 0

Jules Crittenden observes: We usually put the horse in front of that particular cart, but to each his own. Hmmm. Click for context. Posted by Tim B. on 05/26/2007 at […]