Archive for February 2014

Weather and Climate Change

Weather and climate are not the same thing. It is remarkable that liberals who lament the lack of scientific education among their conservative counterparts overlook this basic distinction. Weather is┬áthe state of the atmosphere at any given place and time in terms of temperature, humidity, cloud cover, precipitation and wind among other factors. Climate consists... Read more »

Rauner, Rutherford, Dillard, Brady: 1 Month Away from Primary Day

On March 18, Illinois Republicans will select their candidate for governor to challenge Pat Quinn in the November 4th general election. A year ago the chatter was about U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock and Attorney General Lisa Madigan squaring off in a general election with the primaries simply being a coronation for both. Now, Pat Quinn... Read more »