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2010 'Best Climate Predictor' Award doesn't go to Al Gore

December 27, 2010 politisite 0

Given the terrible beginning of winter in the U.S. and Europe this year, we ought to reward those who accurately predicted it and condemn those who got it wrong.  It’s time to choose the winner of this year’s “Best Climate Predictor” award.  There are five nominees: former Vice President Al Gore, California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, the IPCC of the United Nations, and British astrophysicist Piers Corbyn.  (You say you’ve never […]

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USDA Shirley Sherrod Resigns after withholding help based on Farmers Race

July 19, 2010 politisite 0

This morning, we broke video of a USDA official, Shirley Sherrod, recounting for attendees at an NAACP awards dinner how she withheld help from a white farmer seeking the agency’s help in saving his farm. Fox News is reporting that Ms. Sherrod has resigned. From Fox: “There is zero tolerance for discrimination at USDA, and I strongly condemn any act of discrimination against any person,” Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said […]

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USDA Shirley Sherrod Resigns after withholding help based on Farmers Race

July 19, 2010 politisite 0

This morning, we broke video of a USDA official, Shirley Sherrod, recounting for attendees at an NAACP awards dinner how she withheld help from a white farmer seeking the agency’s help in saving his farm. Fox News is reporting that Ms. Sherrod has resigned. From Fox: “There is zero tolerance for discrimination at USDA, and I strongly condemn any act of discrimination against any person,” Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said […]