Charles Scaliger

Saturday, 13 February 2016 16:30

Einstein's Gravitational Waves Finally Detected

A century after they were first predicted by Einstein's theory of general relativity, gravitational waves — the cosmic "signatures" of massive disruption of gravitational fields — have finally been detected.

Wednesday, 10 February 2016 08:00

New Hampshire: It's Donald and Bernie for the Win

As expected, Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders cruised to victory in the New Hampshire primary.

The Islamic Society of Baltimore, Obama's chosen venue for his message of solidarity with American Muslims, has ties to radical Islam, and one of its members was arrested in 2010 for planning to bomb an Army Recruitment center.

Thursday, 04 February 2016 10:50

Paul Ryan Versus the Freedom Caucus

The House speaker tried to placate members of the House's large Freedom Caucus, who are reluctant to support Ryan's budgetary ambitions. But caucus members weren't having any.

The new Paris climate regime being put in place by the Obama administration will add roughly half a trillion a year to the national debt over the next 25 years. And that's the conservative estimate.

Tuesday, 02 February 2016 12:40

$19 Trillion and Counting

Up and up goes the debt, freed now from any "debt ceilings." How and when the insanity will stop is anyone's guess.

Of course, the initiative isn’t just about illegal residents. There are an estimated 700,000 legal non-citizen residents in the Los Angeles area alone, These are of great interest to the Democrats in particular, who in California and elsewhere have dangled all sorts of enticing government services — like healthcare and other taxpayer-funded benefits — as inducements to sign up for citizenship.

Monday, 01 February 2016 14:54

Sweden Makes Plans to Deport 80,000

Sweden, stretched to the breaking point, is planning to deport tens of thousands of asylum-seekers from the Middle East. But the logistics will be challenging.

Thursday, 28 January 2016 17:00

Can Some Socialism Be a Good Thing?

Most people seem to agree that communism (a type of socialism) has proven to be a failure, but many believe that soft socialism is beneficial. Let’s look at some examples.

They're in the deep freeze from Hong Kong to the Korean peninsula. Where's global warming when you need it?