Sen. Coburn: Wastebook 2014

Wastebook14Gambling monkeys, dancing zombies and mountain lions on treadmills are just a few projects exposed in Wastebook 2014highlighting $25 billion in Washington’s worst spending of the year.

Wastebook 2014 — the report Washington doesn’t want you to read —reveals the 100 most outlandish government expenditures this year, costing taxpayers billions of dollars.

“With no one watching over the vast bureaucracy, the problem is not just what Washington isn’t doing, but what it is doing.” Dr. Coburn said. “Only someone with too much of someone else’s money and not enough accountability for how it was being spent could come up some of these projects.”

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Climate change PROVED to be ‘nothing but a lie’

InhofeGreatestHoaxDebate about climate change is finished as it has been categorically proved NOT to exist, one of the world’s leading meteorologists has claimed. Yes again we note, Senator Jim Inhofe was right all along.

In a detailed report in the UK’s Express, John Coleman, who co-founded the Weather Channel, shocked academics by insisting the theory of man-made climate change was no longer scientifically credible.

Instead, what ‘little evidence’ there is for rising global temperatures points to a ‘natural phenomenon’ within a developing eco-system.

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Melissa Arnot wins Iba Citizen Athlete Award

Melissa Arnot

Melissa Arnot

Melissa Arnot has made her life about exploring the beautiful mountains of the world. She is passionate about climbing and pushing her own limits, but her ultimate joy comes from taking that journey with others, helping them push their limits and get to their own summit.

A professional mountain guide, working internationally since 2004, Arnot has stood on the top of many of the world’s most stunning peaks alongside clients who reached their dreams getting there. It is the motivation of her clients that inspires her to push herself and achieve her own goals.

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Oklahoma hearing on wind power incentives

WindPowerBirdThe Senate Finance Committee held an interim study examining state tax incentives for wind power on Tuesday at the State Capitol.  Finance Chair Mike Mazzei, R-Tulsa, and Sen. John Ford, R-Bartlesville, who presided over the hearing, issued the following statements after the meeting was adjourned.

“It is important for the Legislature to develop policy that will create jobs and encourage economic development for our citizens.  In order to achieve that, several industries, including wind power generation, have been offered incentives.  I believe it is important to revisit those incentives and ensure the benefits for our citizens and state outweigh the cost, and that was the purpose of Tuesday’s study.
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Annie Lennox: ‘Twerking is not Feminism’

Annie Lennox (Billboard)

Annie Lennox (Billboard)

Annie Lennox, former member of the Eurythmics, has been doing plenty of interviews to promote her new album, Nostalgia. Lately, those conversations have often turned to a different topic: Beyonce.

Lennox labeled Bey “feminist lite” in an interview at the end of September. Talking with NPR in a recent interview, Lennox attempted to clarify her stance.
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