Handy graph puts BP oil spill into historical perspective


OK, it’s not a “hockey stick,” so the Left will ignore it — but the graph above illustrates the relative “quantities of oil spilled” during tanker accidents “between 1970 to 2009.”
Kate McMillan (who sourced this graph) writes:
The best estimate I can come up with suggests the current spill is around 700 tonnes a day (based [...]

More people died in Ira Einhorn’s apartment than at Three Mile Island


Earth Day is now just over a week away. As schools, the media and all levels of government prepare to lay on yet another layer of misinformation manure, be sure to have your facts at the ready. (And not just the one about how April 22 just happens to be Lenin’s birthday…)
This week, George Will [...]

Climaquiddick: Google carrying out ‘more purges than Stalin’


Meet the new boss
Same as the old boss
The mainstream media’s malfeasance during Climategate gave the blogosphere two precious weeks to do journalists’ jobs for them: reading the emails, analyzing data and eventually forcing legacy newsapapers and broadcasters to (sort of) cover the scientific scandal of the century.
We bloggers look at such situations, and [...]

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