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DOMESTIC TERRORISM: U.S. Man Crashes Small Plane into Austin, Texas IRS Building

But authorities are not calling it terrorism:

A pilot furious with the Internal Revenue Service crashed his small plane into an Austin, Texas, office building where nearly 200 federal tax employees work on Thursday, igniting a raging fire that sent massive plumes of thick, black smoke rising from the seven-story structure.

Austin Police Chief Art [...]

Luge Tragedy: Could Kumaritashvili’s Death Been Prevented?

Another look at the luge tragedy of the 21 yeard old Georgian athlete:

Olympic officials treated the death of Nodar Kumaritashvili, the Georgian luge athlete, less as a tragedy than as an inconvenience.  The sport’s international governing body released a callous statement late Friday night, about 10 hours after Kumaritashvili died, publicly blaming the 21-year-old [...]

Why Liberals Are So Condescending

The ultraconservative rag the Washington Post has published a must-read opinion piece on the liberal mindset:

It follows that the thinkers, politicians and citizens who advance conservative ideas must be dupes, quacks or hired guns selling stories they know to be a sham. In this spirit, New York Times columnist Paul Krugman regularly dismisses conservative [...]