SJ Mercury: Retired Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf dies at 78 A U.S. official says retired Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf Jr., who commanded the U.S.-led international coalition that drove Saddam Hussein’s forces out of Kuwait in 1991, has died. He was 78. … Continue reading
Blind dog lost in storm reunited with owners Abby, an eight-year-old mixed breed dog, went missing on Dec 13 in bad weather in the town of Fairbanks. While her owners assumed they would never see the dog again, it survived … Continue reading
Gallup: Opposition to Handgun Ban Hits Record-High 74% Despite Americans’ willingness to strengthen gun laws in the wake of Sandy Hook and other deadly mass shootings, Gallup finds public opposition to a broad ban on the possession of handguns at … Continue reading
Frank J. Fleming at Pajamas Media: Math Is Coming Math is remorseless, and it will eventually balance its numbers, not caring who is hurt in the process. All the debate over spending is starting to remind me of the movie … Continue reading
Here’s the proof. This is an open thread.