Monthly Archives: July 2011

Moronic Minimum Wage Projections

  Our youth are unexpectedly showing a 75% unemployment rate. Only 24% of teens, one in four, have jobs, compared to 42% as recently as the summer of 2001. The nearby chart chronicles the teen employment percentage over time, including…

THE YEAR IS 1911

The year is 1911 – 100 years ago. What a difference a century makes! Here are some statistics for the Year 1911: ************ The average life expectancy for men was 47 years. Fuel for this car was sold in drug…

The US should follow Europe’s lead

Look at what Europe doing now, to address its energy, economic and employment woes Paul Driessen President Obama and environmentalists often say America should follow Europe’s lead on energy, climate and economic matters. Recent events suggest that we should listen…

Clearing the Air

Trying to correct all the disinformation about “mercury and air toxics” is a full-time job By Paul Driessen Ever since public, congressional and union anger and anxiety persuaded the Environmental Protection Agency to delay action on its economy-strangling carbon dioxide…