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Category Archive: scandal

Feb 15 2014

Some Helpful Illustrations for the Willfully Obtuse

It seems that despite many patient and helpful explanations over the years, some fanchildren in our community (and others) are still quite confused. They keep mistaking our social media spaces for  courtrooms and discussions for trials. Since reading comprehension would appear to be absent from their Skeptical Toolkit, perhaps some illustrations may be of assistance. …

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Nov 18 2013

Interlude: Moment of Silence

REID TURNER BLACKBURN WALLACE NORWOOD BOWERS JOEL K. COLTEN RONALD LEE CONNER TERRY A. CRALL CLYDE ANDREW CROFT JOSE A. DIAS ELLEN DILL WILLIAM (BILL) DILL ARLENE H. EDWARDS JOLENE H. EDWARDS BRUCE EDWARD FADDIS JAMES F. FITZGERALD JR. THOMAS G. GADWA ALLEN R. HANDY PAUL HIATT DAVID A. JOHNSTON DAY ANDREW KARR DAY BRADLEY …

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May 04 2009

They Lied. Imagine That.

Heh. I’d like to see the pollution industry try to spin this one away: The New York Times exposes an internal document (PDF) from the Global Climate Coalition, a group funded by the oil and auto industries, that shows that their own scientists were confirming the reality of human-caused global warming and the effects of …

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Oct 02 2008

A Valuable Synopsis of the U.S. Attorney Firings Scandal

On Monday, the Office of the Inspector General released a report on the politicized firings of several United States Attorneys by the Bush Regime. Talking Points Memo brings the whole sordid saga together in one easy-to-read, essential report. Some highlights: Almost since the scandal broke early last year, there have been clear signs that the …

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