2. An essay on why Republicans oppose costly measures to oppose global warming.
Third, global warming is benefiting human welfare, just as warmer temperatures have benefited human welfare in the past. Hurricane activity is declining, tornadoes are less frequent and severe, deserts are shrinking, forests are expanding and crop production is setting new records on a near-yearly basis. Federal mortality statistics show more people die during cold spells and winter months than during heat spells and summer months. The evidence is clear, warmer is better for humans and other animals and for plant life.
3. Hugh Hewitt argues for Obama as the worst president ever.
I still think FDR is the worst president ever, and that the gap between him and whoever is the next worst isn't close.