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The Unlearnt Lesson

Dave Roberts notes the connection between the two right wing reality bubbles of climate change denial and Romney landslide predictions. But as we saw on Election Day, sometimes reality can come along and snap the spell of wishful thinking. It happened the week before Election Day too. That’s when a super-charged storm slammed into the…

That didn’t take long…

Seen on RedState.

The reality of weather modification is no conspiracy theory.   Or at least, so say the conspiracy theorists…. Hurricane Sandy is being described as the “worst storm in 100 years” and will possibly mutate to super-storm status once it combines with a polar air mass over the eastern United States enabling it to cause widespread damage…

Romney’s Shell Game (one of them)

So Mitt Romney believes putting more money in the hands of the job creators (aka rich people) will spur economic growth and so he will cut their taxes by 20%.  But he also said in the first debate that he will not reduce the tax burden of the wealthy (aka job creators) at all.  So…reduce…