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In The News for Tuesday, August 2, 2022
Posted Aug 02 2022 7:18AM

·        “Green” Is Unsustainable. It is, of course, a scam designed to line the pockets of supporters.

 On energy, as on a number of other issues, the Democratic Party is on a collision course with reality. Call me an optimist, but throughout human history when ideology meets reality, reality generally wins.

·        I’ve seen this interesting example of how our minds work before, but it is still fascinating. If you’ve never seen it, here it is.

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·        A Clown-Car Administration. Here’s a rundown. I defy you to argue with the title after taking a look at the people mentioned.

·        Wait, I Thought the Democrats Already Did That: Iran Threatens to Turn New York Into ‘Hellish Ruins.’

·        With Joe Manchin’s lips firmly planted in the area of Chuck Schumer’s buttocks, it all comes down to Sen. Kyrsten Sinema. Will she choose her Country of her Party? There is enough Green Pork in that bill to cause a lot of food poisoning.

·        Well, it looks like Pelosi is airborne. China threatens to retaliate for Pelosi’s Taiwan trip by letting her return safely.

·        The US Misery Index is calculated by adding the Unemployment Rate and the Inflation Rate. It has risen from 7.8 to 12.66 during Biden’s term, so far. Based on historical patterns, it implies that the Democrats will lose 30-40 seats in Congress at the midterm elections and a few in the Senate, too. This article from Bloomberg must be painful for Democrats. It’s one of their more reliable party organs.