We are a commune of inquiring, skeptical, politically centrist, capitalist, anglophile, traditionalist New England Yankee humans, humanoids, and animals with many interests beyond and above politics. Each of us has had a high-school education (or GED), but all had ADD so didn't pay attention very well, especially the dogs. Each one of us does "try my best to be just like I am," and none of us enjoys working for others, including for Maggie, from whom we receive neither a nickel nor a dime. Freedom from nags, cranks, government, do-gooders, control-freaks and idiots is all that we ask for.
Daniel Pipes explains how terrorism is slowing the progress of radical Islam: before terrorism, they were quietly and successfully insinuating themselves throughout the world. Now, they are on the radar. Interesting. At Dhimmi Watch.
Wind Power: We know it kills birds. Now we find it slaughters bats too. Rather than being environmentally friendly, wind farms are nothing but a mass of knives spinning in the sky. Nuclear is where we need to be going - this idea is environmentally nuts. At Env. Economics