The TSA is coming under increased scrutiny from all sides. Even its creator is now advocating dismantling it saying, “The whole program has been hijacked by bureaucrats”. While democrats complain about the TSA confiscating medication, and cheer that has finally been convinced to be “less intrusive” to children, democrat senator Ben Cardin is taking aim at the TSA to ensure that they don’t start, or perhaps continue, racial profiling. Republicans have been taking stabs at the agency too, perhaps we can find some bipartisan agreement and put an end to this ineffective and wasteful program.
“China is losing its edge as the world’s cheapest place to manufacture goods, a new report suggests.” As you probably already know, I am very skeptical of China’s seamless emergence as a world power. I think China is going to run into serious trouble once its economy shows even the slightest hint of entering a recession. While obviously that hasn’t happened yet I think this is going to be kind of like the Soviet Union falling kind of surprise.
Nobel prize winning physicist, Dr. Ivar Giaever resigned from the American Physical Society over its statement regarding global warming that “the evidence is incontrovertible”. He wrote “In the APS it is ok to discuss whether the mass of the proton changes over time and how a multi-universe behaves, but the evidence of global warming is incontrovertible?”