Did The Groundhog See His Shadow

Move over, Punxsutawney Phil: Maybe tarantulas can forecast weather

The San Luis Obispo Tribune | Sat, 13 Sep 2014 18:36:11 -0700

Many meteorologists are skeptical, but the almanac sells nearly 4 million copies per year, and does have a large climate database, so it can be a great tool in knowing when to plant your garden. Back East in Pennsylvania a hairy weather prophet ...

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Krugman: Inflationary cult a symptom of overly polarized, political society

Chron.com | Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:56:15 -0700

And it's not as easy to dismiss the phenomenon of obsessive attachment to a failed economic doctrine when you see it in major political figures. In 2009, Rep. Paul Ryan warned about "inflation's looming shadow." Did he reconsider when inflation stayed ...

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Reflecting on 9/11 & how our freedom was hijacked

Philly.com | Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:02:57 -0700

I'm not so sure, especially after just seeing a Midland, Texas, sheriff in his good-guy-white, 10-gallon hat on CNN announcing that he's ready for the terrorist group ISIS - even though they seemed pretty busy about 9,000 miles away from the Lone Star ...

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The Inflation Cult

New York Times | Thu, 11 Sep 2014 16:48:45 -0700

And it's not as easy to dismiss the phenomenon of obsessive attachment to a failed economic doctrine when you see it in major political figures. In 2009, Representative Paul Ryan warned about “inflation's looming shadow.” Did he reconsider when ...

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