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Obama’s Iraq Strategy: Leave It for the Next Prez + More – Daily Digest

June 8, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “[T]he opinion which gives to the judges the right to decide what laws are constitutional and what not, not only for themselves, in their, own sphere of action, but for the Legislature and Executive also in their spheres, would make the Judiciary a despotic branch.” —Thomas Jefferson, letter to Abigail […]

‘Whatever Ideology’? + More – Daily Digest

February 4, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “No free government was ever founded or ever preserved its liberty, without uniting the characters of the citizen and soldier in those destined for the defense of the state…. Such are a well regulated militia, composed of the freeholders, citizen and husbandman, who take up arms to preserve their property, […]

Fracking Good Times: North Dakota Tops U.S. Income Gains

September 28, 2014 by


By Kenric Ward ~ North Dakota leads the nation in personal income growth. No other state even comes close. From 2008 to 2012, North Dakotans’ per-capita income jumped 31 percent to $57,367, the highest of any state and just behind Washington, D.C., according to the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis. South Dakota came in a […]

What Really Drives Anti Fracking Zealots?

September 22, 2014 by


They want to end fossil fuels and capitalism, control our lives and impose eco-utopia By Paul Driessen ~ Recent news stories underscore the tremendous benefits brought by America’s fracking revolution. * The shale oil production boom could boost US crude production to 9.5 million barrels of oil per day (bopd) next year, reducing America’s crude […]

Wednesday Digest Off Year Elections: Lessons Learned? + More

November 6, 2013 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Let each citizen remember at the moment he is offering his vote that … he is executing one of the most solemn trusts in human society for which he is accountable to God and his country.” –Samuel Adams GOVERNMENT & POLITICS Off Year Elections: Lessons Learned? Tuesday’s main events were […]

Fighting The Fracking Fearmongers

November 4, 2013 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Fighting back against the green campaign to demonise fracking. Former federal minister Peter Reith, chairman of Victoria’s Gas Task Force: “There’s nothing wrong with fracking – the Americans are doing it all over the place,” Mr Reith said. “There is a lot of evidence to suggest there is no proven case […]

Phony President Offers Moldy Economic Agenda

July 26, 2013 by


The Patriot Post ~ “Enlightened statesmen will not always be at the helm.” –James Madison On Wednesday, Barack Obama pulled some moldy pizza out of the fridge, popped it in the microwave and offered it as fresh gourmet fare. That was the essence of his over-hyped economic speech at Knox College in Galesburg, Illinois. But Obama’s […]

Environmentalists And Energy Experts Working Together For Fracking Solutions?

March 27, 2013 by


By Katie Tubb ~ Saving the environment and producing shale oil and gas by hydraulic fracturing (fracking) are not mutually exclusive; however, it seems the two sides have been unable to move past their differences. But The Center for Sustainable Shale Development (CSSD) out of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, might just be pointing the way. The CSSD […]

Only You Can Prevent Gun Bans 

January 11, 2013 by


The Patriot Post ~ “A well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the People to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed.” –Second Amendment to the United States Constitution On Thursday, we began a critical push for American Patriots across this great nation to pledge: “We, […]

Hating Fracking

September 21, 2012 by


By Alan Caruba ~ Among the many things that people who identify themselves as environmentalists have in common is a fear of anything that can provide the energy to drive your car, heat or cool your home or apartment, power communications technologies, and the endless other uses that we all take for granted. Say oil, […]

The Energy Revolution and Its Discontents

July 4, 2012 by


By Lachlan Markay ~ With all the gloomy economic news coming out of late, one bright spot flew under the radar last week: the United States is poised to be the proverbial center of the energy universe. A recent study by Harvard Research Fellow Leonardo Maugeri found that the United States’ incredible shale reserves represent “the most […]

Chart of the Week: Household Income Soars In Energy-Producing States

July 1, 2012 by


By Rob Bluey ~ North Dakota’s energy boom helped the state surpass California and Alaska to become the No. 2 oil-producing state in America. But oil isn’t the only thing that’s booming. Household income rose faster in North Dakota than any other state between 2005 and 2010. Only the District of Columbia — home to […]

TNT’s ‘Dallas’ Rivalry: Evil Oil vs. Alternative Energy

June 16, 2012 by


By Lauren Thompson ~ Since the original “Dallas” debuted in 1978, times have changed. Texas has prospered but the liberal agenda against big oil stayed the same. TNT’s “Dallas” remake introduced the Ewing family feud with a twist, and the rest of the season is set for a showdown: Alternative energy against drilling for oil. […]

A Year Ago, IBD Noted Venezuelan Funding of Flawed ‘Gasland’ Documentary on Which EPA’s ‘Crucify’ Official Collaborated

April 29, 2012 by


By Tom Blumer ~ A year ago in March, an Investor’s Business Daily editorial (“America’s Enemies Don’t Want U.S. Drilling”) informed readers that “the Venezuelan Embassy in Washington put out a Twitter post expressing disappointment that the documentary ‘Gasland’ didn’t win an Academy Award.” Specifically: “Sadly, ‘Gasland’ didn’t win an Oscar, because a Vzlan helped […]