Cape Cod’s recently approved wind project is a boondoggle in the making and a ripoff for consumers.
A couple hours after getting home from a screening of Hot Tub Time Machine (don’t worry, it doesn’t top The Hangover, as if it had a chance) I found a gem of a quote from one of its stars. I thought the film was nothing more than a fair escapist comedy full of 80’s references [...]
Bill Maher’s HuffPo Column: “Firing All the Teachers May Feel Good–We’re Americans, Kicking People When They’re Down is What We do”
Not long ago I wrote “Save a School-Fire a Teacher?” about a failing school district that fired all of its teachers in response to the outrageous demands from the teacher’s union.
Bill Maher has a different take on the situation. Maher writes in the Huffington Post:
“Fire the bad teachers, hire good ones from some undisclosed location, and [...]
For those familiar with the stellar reputation of Israel’s clandestine services, the recent hit on a Hamas operative and arms dealer in Dubai seems oddly atypical. It was, to the outside observer, an embarrassingly sloppy effort: The agents who allegedly carried out the assassination of Mahmoud al-Mabhouh (pictured above) in his luxury hotel room made [...]