Saturday, December 17, 2011 News Update
“Honor, justice, and humanity, forbid us tamely to surrender that freedom which we received from our gallant ancestors, and which our innocent posterity have a right to receive from us. We cannot endure the infamy and guilt of resigning succeeding generations to that wretchedness which inevitably awaits them if we basely entail hereditary bondage on them.” –Thomas Jefferson
Iran says it arrested suspected U.S. spy
Russia Seizes Radioactive Material En Route to Iran
House cybersecurity bill would establish federal overseer
Climategate Bombshell: Did U.S. Gov’t Help Hide Climate Data?
U.S. hands over alleged terrorist to Iraq
Commentary: The Keystone Ultimatum; Will Obama veto a tax holiday to stop a job-creating pipeline?
No Better Place An atheist meets his maker. No, make that his end.
The Last Pre-Iowa Debate
Why Ron Paul Can’t Win The candidate’s problem isn’t better-funded opponent or media bias—it’s his own views on foreign policy.
Space: The Next Business Frontier By next Christmas the airline mogul could be ferrying paying customers outside the atmosphere—and, later, to the bottom of the ocean.
“If men were angels, no government would be necessary. If angels were to govern men, neither external nor internal controls on government would be necessary. In framing a government which is to be administered by men over men, the great difficulty lies in this: you must first enable the government to control the governed; and in the next place, oblige it to control itself.” –James Madison, Federalist No. 51, 1788
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