Open Thread

By NB Staff | February 13, 2010 | 10:14 AM EST

For general discussion and debate. Possible talking point: Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W.V.) rips Obama (video here):

He says 'I'm for clean coal,' and then he says it in his speeches, but he doesn't say it in here. And he doesn't say it in the minds of my own people. And he's beginning to be not believable to me. 

Are even Democrats beginning to sour on Obama?

By NB Staff | February 13, 2010 | 9:55 AM EST

How'd you like the opening ceremonies? Any must-watch events today? Are you even going to watch?

By NB Staff | February 12, 2010 | 9:44 AM EST

For general discussion and debate. Possible talking point: how's that hopey-changey stuff workin' out for ya?

By NB Staff | February 11, 2010 | 8:25 AM EST

For general discussion and debate. Possible talking point: rediscovering federalism in (appropriately) Virginia.

By NB Staff | February 10, 2010 | 9:03 AM EST

For general discussion and debate. Possible talking point: the thought police descend on Western liberal democracy.

By NB Staff | February 9, 2010 | 9:28 AM EST

For general discussion and debate. Possible talking point: What is Iran planning for Thursday?

By NB Staff | February 8, 2010 | 9:27 AM EST

For general discussion and debate. Possible talking point: the debt bomb is China's ultimate weapon.

By their carelessness Congress and the Obama administration are steadily handing over control of America's economic and financial future to a handful of Chinese officials and generals in Beijing. Those who think the Chinese won't use that control if they feel they have to are ignoring history -- and the Chinese.

By NB Staff | February 7, 2010 | 10:17 AM EST

Will it be a game to remember, or another Super Bowl bust?

By NB Staff | February 7, 2010 | 10:12 AM EST

For general discussion and debate. Possible talking point: you tell us.

By NB Staff | February 6, 2010 | 9:55 AM EST

For general discussion and debate. Possible talking point: Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow!As historic amounts of the white stuff fall on part of our nation, many look at this event as another example of how absurd the manmade global warming myth is.

By NB Staff | February 5, 2010 | 9:40 AM EST

For general discussion and debate. Possible talking point: the real GlacierGate fallout begins.

The Indian government has established its own body to monitor the effects of global warming because it "cannot rely" on the United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, the group headed by its own Nobel prize-winning scientist Dr R.K Pachauri.

By NB Staff | February 4, 2010 | 8:55 AM EST

For general discussion and debate. Possible talking point: Clarence Thomas notes liberal media hypocrisy regarding the "Citizens United" decision (via Freedom's Lighthouse).