Daily Archives: December 4, 2008

The “Bright Spot” In The US Economy

According to one state bureaucrat. Seriously, this is his “Bright Spot”. Property taxes are rising even as property values are plummeting. Tonight Show host Jay Leno’s property taxes on his Beverly Hills home will increase $1,500 this year to $54,000, … Continue reading

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What If The Glaciers Are Growing?

Oh, wait. They are. After years of decline, glaciers in Norway are again growing, reports the Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate (NVE). The actual magnitude of the growth, which appears to have begun over the last two years, has … Continue reading

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What’s That Jingling Sound?

Santa’s sleigh? No, it’s the tire chains of the British Army – sent out to rescue stranded motorists after large areas of Britain were hit by blizzards. The Army was drafted in to rescue scores of motorists who became trapped … Continue reading

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