Report: Bundy ranch standoff has spurred growth of extremist groups http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140710/BLOGS/307109981/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 Jul 2014 18:45:49 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140710/BLOGS/307109981/-1/blogs01 A lesson from the political lexicon: Not all conservatives are neo-conservatives http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140710/BLOGS/307109982/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 Jul 2014 16:38:37 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140710/BLOGS/307109982/-1/blogs01 Vast majority of Republicans who bought Obamacare coverage are pleased with it http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140710/BLOGS/307109983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:05:03 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140710/BLOGS/307109983/-1/blogs01 Wall Street Journal poll: Most Americans want Sarah Palin to shut up http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140709/BLOGS/307099981/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:31:32 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140709/BLOGS/307099981/-1/blogs01 Surprise! Migration from Latin America to U.S. is declining http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140709/BLOGS/307099982/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 09 Jul 2014 15:37:53 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140709/BLOGS/307099982/-1/blogs01 Regarding the myth of widespread fraud in government entitlement programs http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140709/BLOGS/307099994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 09 Jul 2014 11:22:41 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140709/BLOGS/307099994/-1/blogs01 Did Cuban commies play America’s right-wing noise machine for a bunch of suckers? http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140708/BLOGS/307089981/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:33:53 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140708/BLOGS/307089981/-1/blogs01 Is Sarah Palin’s call for impeachment of Obama actually bad news for Republicans? http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140708/BLOGS/307089982/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:11:16 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140708/BLOGS/307089982/-1/blogs01 Is Fox News a victim of its own success? http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140707/BLOGS/307079992/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 07 Jul 2014 13:01:11 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140707/BLOGS/307079992/-1/blogs01 Most Americans blame Bush for chaos in Iraq http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140707/BLOGS/307079993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 07 Jul 2014 12:25:42 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140707/BLOGS/307079993/-1/blogs01 Study: Three Southern Republican states more corrupt than Illinois http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140704/BLOGS/307049985/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 04 Jul 2014 15:05:04 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140704/BLOGS/307049985/-1/blogs01 Generation gap: Older folks venerate patriotic symbols, while younger folks extol principles http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140704/BLOGS/307049986/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 04 Jul 2014 15:05:03 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140704/BLOGS/307049986/-1/blogs01 Greenhouse gases are bad for the oceans as well as the air http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140703/BLOGS/307039983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 03 Jul 2014 15:30:59 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140703/BLOGS/307039983/-1/blogs01 Obama’s disdain for obstructionist Republicans in Congress reaches boiling point http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140703/BLOGS/307039984/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 03 Jul 2014 15:05:02 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140703/BLOGS/307039984/-1/blogs01 A brilliant analysis of a pre-election poll that was spectacularly wrong http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140703/BLOGS/307039995/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 03 Jul 2014 11:27:53 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140703/BLOGS/307039995/-1/blogs01 Liberals are wrong to view Hobby Lobby case as a big victory for an insurgent Religious Right http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140702/BLOGS/307029983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 02 Jul 2014 15:26:45 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140702/BLOGS/307029983/-1/blogs01 Boehner and his Republican pals unwittingly are aiding Hillary’s presidential prospects http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140702/BLOGS/307029995/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 02 Jul 2014 12:17:30 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140702/BLOGS/307029995/-1/blogs01 Does USA loss in World Cup mean that soccer mania in America will now fade away? http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140701/BLOGS/307019979/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 01 Jul 2014 20:57:43 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140701/BLOGS/307019979/-1/blogs01 For some reason, I just can’t get worked up about the ruling in the Hobby Lobby case http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140630/BLOGS/306309984/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 30 Jun 2014 15:05:02 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140630/BLOGS/306309984/-1/blogs01 What will the Supreme Court say in the Hobby Lobby case? http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140629/BLOGS/306299997/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sun, 29 Jun 2014 11:37:44 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140629/BLOGS/306299997/-1/blogs01 Fox News anchor suddenly seems not to fit in with the crazies on his channel http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140625/BLOGS/306259983/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 25 Jun 2014 18:34:07 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140625/BLOGS/306259983/-1/blogs01 Right-wing pundit Erick Erickson don’t write real good http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140625/BLOGS/306259984/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 25 Jun 2014 15:10:02 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140625/BLOGS/306259984/-1/blogs01 Looks like high court ruling in contraceptives case will pivot on Justice Kennedy’s vote http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140325/BLOGS/303259953/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 25 Mar 2014 16:49:55 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140325/BLOGS/303259953/-1/blogs01 Admit it: We often take one side in a controversy just to spite people on the other side http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140325/BLOGS/303259991/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 25 Mar 2014 13:09:48 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140325/BLOGS/303259991/-1/blogs01 Politicians who say the long-term unemployed are lazy are simply wrong http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140325/BLOGS/303259992/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 25 Mar 2014 11:50:16 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140325/BLOGS/303259992/-1/blogs01 Most Americans, even most Republicans, want the U.S. to stay out of the situation in Ukraine http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140325/BLOGS/303259993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 25 Mar 2014 11:27:08 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140325/BLOGS/303259993/-1/blogs01 There’s a Rockford angle to U.S. sanctions against certain Russian officials http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140324/BLOGS/303249968/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 24 Mar 2014 16:42:54 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140324/BLOGS/303249968/-1/blogs01 Despite what some religionists say, contraception is not abortion http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140324/BLOGS/303249994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 24 Mar 2014 12:54:46 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140324/BLOGS/303249994/-1/blogs01 Evidence that Richard Nixon tried to sabotage the My Lai Massacre court-martials http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140324/BLOGS/303249995/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 24 Mar 2014 12:35:13 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140324/BLOGS/303249995/-1/blogs01 Nate Silver sees Dick Durbin as 95-percent likely to win re-election to the Senate http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140323/BLOGS/303239997/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sun, 23 Mar 2014 13:09:11 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140323/BLOGS/303239997/-1/blogs01 Why do so many Obamaphobes think most Americans agree with them? http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140323/BLOGS/303239998/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sun, 23 Mar 2014 12:13:30 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140323/BLOGS/303239998/-1/blogs01 Why are Obama’s job-approval numbers so jumpy and widely varied? http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140321/BLOGS/303219992/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 21 Mar 2014 13:11:28 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140321/BLOGS/303219992/-1/blogs01 Global-warming numbers were accurately predicted more than 40 years ago http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140321/BLOGS/303219993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 21 Mar 2014 10:21:40 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140321/BLOGS/303219993/-1/blogs01 Obama announces tough new economic sanctions on Russia http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140320/BLOGS/303209966/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 20 Mar 2014 15:26:25 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140320/BLOGS/303209966/-1/blogs01 UN report: Climate change will trigger violent conflicts and wreck the global economy http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140320/BLOGS/303209990/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 20 Mar 2014 12:18:40 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140320/BLOGS/303209990/-1/blogs01 World’s largest scientific group says opportunity to combat global warming is slipping away http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140319/BLOGS/303199992/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 19 Mar 2014 10:20:23 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140319/BLOGS/303199992/-1/blogs01 Boehner and his staff have no evidence to support their lies about Obamacare http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140318/BLOGS/303189956/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 18 Mar 2014 17:25:58 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140318/BLOGS/303189956/-1/blogs01 Would a Republican takeover of the Senate doom chances for winning the White House? http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140318/BLOGS/303189957/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 18 Mar 2014 15:20:21 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140318/BLOGS/303189957/-1/blogs01 Republican politician in Wisconsin denounces his party’s efforts at voter-suppression http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140318/BLOGS/303189990/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 18 Mar 2014 13:15:32 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140318/BLOGS/303189990/-1/blogs01 Inevitably, news coverage of missing Malaysian plane has come to this http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140318/BLOGS/303189991/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 18 Mar 2014 11:05:43 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140318/BLOGS/303189991/-1/blogs01 Worrying won’t help: Modern civilization is going to collapse anyway http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140317/BLOGS/303179991/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 17 Mar 2014 11:04:40 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140317/BLOGS/303179991/-1/blogs01 Six hundred economists say yes to higher minimum wage while 500 economists say no http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140317/BLOGS/303179992/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 17 Mar 2014 10:18:21 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140317/BLOGS/303179992/-1/blogs01 Eminent economist says income inequality results from plutocrats gaming the system http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140317/BLOGS/303179993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 17 Mar 2014 09:33:46 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140317/BLOGS/303179993/-1/blogs01 Another beer shuns another St. Pat’s parade over anti-gay issue http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140317/BLOGS/303179994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 17 Mar 2014 09:20:10 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140317/BLOGS/303179994/-1/blogs01 Meritocracy? What meritocracy? http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140316/BLOGS/303169998/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sun, 16 Mar 2014 12:41:46 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140316/BLOGS/303169998/-1/blogs01 An expert muses on which way the political winds might be blowing this year http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140315/BLOGS/303159996/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sat, 15 Mar 2014 11:39:19 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140315/BLOGS/303159996/-1/blogs01 Like most Republicans, John McCain knows very little about Ronald Reagan’s record http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140314/BLOGS/303149960/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Mar 2014 17:02:08 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140314/BLOGS/303149960/-1/blogs01 Gay veterans group banned from St. Patrick’s Day parade in Boston http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140314/BLOGS/303149961/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:20:15 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140314/BLOGS/303149961/-1/blogs01 Why is there no clear front-runner for the Republican presidential nomination? http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140314/BLOGS/303149993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Mar 2014 10:40:37 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140314/BLOGS/303149993/-1/blogs01 The stereotype of minimum-wage workers is not even close to accurate http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140314/BLOGS/303149994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Mar 2014 09:34:32 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140314/BLOGS/303149994/-1/blogs01 Surprise! Not everyone loves Pope Francis! http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140313/BLOGS/303139992/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 13 Mar 2014 12:38:21 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140313/BLOGS/303139992/-1/blogs01 Poll: Sixty-four percent of Americans support Obamacare or favor small changes http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140313/BLOGS/303139993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 13 Mar 2014 11:45:09 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140313/BLOGS/303139993/-1/blogs01 Rising conservative star says “people are afraid to say what they believe” http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140313/BLOGS/303139999/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 12 Mar 2014 23:53:56 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140313/BLOGS/303139999/-1/blogs01 Poll: Americans think tobacco, alcohol and sugar are more harmful than marijuana http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140312/BLOGS/303129992/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 12 Mar 2014 11:52:20 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140312/BLOGS/303129992/-1/blogs01 The reasons why some people are opposed to Obamacare might surprise you http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140312/BLOGS/303129993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 12 Mar 2014 10:41:59 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140312/BLOGS/303129993/-1/blogs01 Why have public attitudes about gays changed so amazingly fast? http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140228/BLOGS/302289968/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Feb 2014 18:09:08 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140228/BLOGS/302289968/-1/blogs01 College professor sarcastically mocks the idea of carrying concealed guns on campus http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140228/BLOGS/302289969/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Feb 2014 17:26:58 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140228/BLOGS/302289969/-1/blogs01 Here’s why I laugh at some of my fellow geezers http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140228/BLOGS/302289995/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Feb 2014 14:26:57 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140228/BLOGS/302289995/-1/blogs01 Republicans renege on promise to propose substitute for Obamacare http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140228/BLOGS/302289996/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Feb 2014 12:41:35 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140228/BLOGS/302289996/-1/blogs01 Arizona setback won’t end all right-wing efforts to cloak bigotry in guise of religion http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140228/BLOGS/302289997/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Feb 2014 12:00:01 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140228/BLOGS/302289997/-1/blogs01 Senate Republicans kill legislation expanding veterans’ benefits http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140228/BLOGS/302289998/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 28 Feb 2014 11:32:54 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140228/BLOGS/302289998/-1/blogs01 More than a failure, Religious Right’s gambit in Arizona was a full-blown disaster http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140227/BLOGS/302279990/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 27 Feb 2014 12:52:47 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140227/BLOGS/302279990/-1/blogs01 Poll: Most Americans oppose repeal of Obamacare http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140226/BLOGS/302269952/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 26 Feb 2014 18:30:17 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140226/BLOGS/302269952/-1/blogs01 Poll: Most Americans say anti-gay rhetoric in churches is alientating young people http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140226/BLOGS/302269989/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 26 Feb 2014 14:09:03 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140226/BLOGS/302269989/-1/blogs01 American history is one long chronicle of bigotry losing to tolerance http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140226/BLOGS/302269992/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 26 Feb 2014 13:40:51 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140226/BLOGS/302269992/-1/blogs01 Looks like there were political gains for GOP governors who didn’t entirely reject Obamacare http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140226/BLOGS/302269990/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 26 Feb 2014 12:27:33 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140226/BLOGS/302269990/-1/blogs01 Jon Stewart mocks Fox News for its theories on how Reagan would have dealt with Ukraine http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140226/BLOGS/302269991/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 26 Feb 2014 12:02:37 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140226/BLOGS/302269991/-1/blogs01 Media fall for false claim that defense cuts would shrink Army to pre-WWII levels http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140225/BLOGS/302259959/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 25 Feb 2014 18:23:31 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140225/BLOGS/302259959/-1/blogs01 Political scientist says Obama’s presidency has been average, but might end up mediocre http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140225/BLOGS/302259960/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 25 Feb 2014 15:55:32 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140225/BLOGS/302259960/-1/blogs01 Is the Supreme Court afraid of Jon Stewart? http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140225/BLOGS/302259986/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 25 Feb 2014 13:06:04 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140225/BLOGS/302259986/-1/blogs01 Liberal magazines tie Rockford-based group to anti-gay movement in Russia http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140224/BLOGS/302249960/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 24 Feb 2014 17:56:58 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140224/BLOGS/302249960/-1/blogs01 Supreme Court rejects three cases filed by pro-gun forces http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140224/BLOGS/302249989/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 24 Feb 2014 12:43:23 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140224/BLOGS/302249989/-1/blogs01 Upward social mobility in America has NOT stalled in recent years http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140224/BLOGS/302249990/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 24 Feb 2014 11:22:52 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140224/BLOGS/302249990/-1/blogs01 Militia dimwits fail in their plot to trigger an anti-government uprising http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140222/BLOGS/302229974/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sat, 22 Feb 2014 16:46:00 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140222/BLOGS/302229974/-1/blogs01 Why won’t the cowardly Republicans allow an up-or-down vote on the minimum wage? http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140222/BLOGS/302229994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sat, 22 Feb 2014 14:07:01 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140222/BLOGS/302229994/-1/blogs01 Can Democrats paint Dixie blue? http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140221/BLOGS/302219972/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 21 Feb 2014 17:56:49 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140221/BLOGS/302219972/-1/blogs01 For personal reasons, Exxon-Mobil CEO comes out against fracking http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140221/BLOGS/302219973/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 21 Feb 2014 17:30:28 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140221/BLOGS/302219973/-1/blogs01 Kansas lawmaker wants to legalize spanking of children violent enough to leave marks http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140221/BLOGS/302219993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 21 Feb 2014 13:46:30 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140221/BLOGS/302219993/-1/blogs01 When your anti-Obama rhetoric offends even Rand Paul, you’ve gone way too far http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140221/BLOGS/302219994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 21 Feb 2014 10:41:39 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140221/BLOGS/302219994/-1/blogs01 Study: Global-warming feedback loop worse than previously feared http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140220/BLOGS/302209987/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 20 Feb 2014 13:17:18 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140220/BLOGS/302209987/-1/blogs01 An evangelical writer makes a moral case for immigration reform http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140220/BLOGS/302209988/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Thu, 20 Feb 2014 12:58:56 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140220/BLOGS/302209988/-1/blogs01 Is Volkswagen dismayed by anti-union vote in Tennessee? http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140219/BLOGS/302199957/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 19 Feb 2014 18:54:54 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140219/BLOGS/302199957/-1/blogs01 Study: Homophobia can take more than two years off your life http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140219/BLOGS/302199958/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 19 Feb 2014 16:22:02 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140219/BLOGS/302199958/-1/blogs01 How John Boehner saved the Democrats from having their own civil war http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140219/BLOGS/302199948/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 19 Feb 2014 14:26:45 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140219/BLOGS/302199948/-1/blogs01 British scientist says global warming will hit the proverbial fan within 20 years http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140219/BLOGS/302199993/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Wed, 19 Feb 2014 10:50:01 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140219/BLOGS/302199993/-1/blogs01 Is Ted Cruz a Democratic mole? http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140218/BLOGS/302189953/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 18 Feb 2014 17:24:56 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140218/BLOGS/302189953/-1/blogs01 When spring comes, the brains of global-warming deniers will remain in the deep freeze http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140218/BLOGS/302189954/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 18 Feb 2014 16:10:47 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140218/BLOGS/302189954/-1/blogs01 Like magic, Republican lawmakers suddenly aren’t concerned about “job lock” http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140218/BLOGS/302189988/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 18 Feb 2014 14:03:07 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140218/BLOGS/302189988/-1/blogs01 Is Hillary too old to run for president? http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140218/BLOGS/302189989/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 18 Feb 2014 13:00:44 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140218/BLOGS/302189989/-1/blogs01 Military families’ reliance on food stamps hits record high http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140218/BLOGS/302189990/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Tue, 18 Feb 2014 12:13:13 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140218/BLOGS/302189990/-1/blogs01 Harvard panel says global-warming denialism is about politics, not science http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140217/BLOGS/302179976/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 17 Feb 2014 17:44:49 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140217/BLOGS/302179976/-1/blogs01 Here’s a policy supported by rank-and-file conservatives but not the politicians http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140217/BLOGS/302179977/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 17 Feb 2014 16:30:42 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140217/BLOGS/302179977/-1/blogs01 John Kerry mocks climate-change deniers http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140217/BLOGS/302179994/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Mon, 17 Feb 2014 13:18:13 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140217/BLOGS/302179994/-1/blogs01 Regarding the jury verdicts in the Michael Dunn case http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140216/BLOGS/302169997/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Sun, 16 Feb 2014 13:47:39 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140216/BLOGS/302169997/-1/blogs01 A new political term arises: Vote No, Hope Yes http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140214/BLOGS/302149949/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Feb 2014 18:28:31 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140214/BLOGS/302149949/-1/blogs01 Deportations of illegal immigrants were nine times higher last year than 20 years ago http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140214/BLOGS/302149950/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Feb 2014 17:38:07 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140214/BLOGS/302149950/-1/blogs01 Is global warming a factor in ice storms in parts of the East and Southeast? http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140214/BLOGS/302149951/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Feb 2014 16:30:26 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140214/BLOGS/302149951/-1/blogs01 Kicking the climate-change can down the road http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140214/BLOGS/302149978/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Feb 2014 13:22:19 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140214/BLOGS/302149978/-1/blogs01 Republicans should heed the cultural message in Chevrolet’s TV commercials http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140214/BLOGS/302149979/-1/blogs01?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Feb 2014 12:37:32 +0000 http://www.gridleyherald.com/article/20140214/BLOGS/302149979/-1/blogs01