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Tankosphere Today: Sept 30, 2008

Posted By Todd Thurman On September 30, 2008 @ 4:02 pm In Ongoing Priorities | Comments Disabled

This is a good article by Harvard professor Harry Lewis. He worries that the ease of spreading lies on the Net puts us at risk of losing “a thoughtful, analytical, educated citizenry…

A few days ago, we released eight tax policy questions we have for Senators McCain and Obama: The Treasury Department and the Congressional Budget Office say that housing receives more tax subsidies than any other industry, thanks to the ever-growing government effort to boost home ownership…

America is “dumb” because it remains the most religious country in the western world. This according to Bill Maher, who made such a statement on the September 30 edition of “The View.” Appearing to promote his new documentary “Religulous,” Maher continued his soapbox rants against organized religion…

The offshore drilling ban is set to expire at midnight tonight and, in honor of the occasion, representatives from the Institute for Energy Research met with conservative bloggers today at The Heritage Foundation. Part of their short presentation was to share the findings of their recent bipartisan survey on national opinions on energy solutions…

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URLs in this post:

[1] Digital Lies & the Future of America – The Technology Liberation Front: http://techliberation.com/2008/09/29/digital-lies-the-future-of-america/

[2] Tax Policy Questions for the Presidential Candidates – The Tax Foundation: http://www.taxfoundation.org/blog/show/23695.html

[3] Bill Maher: America ‘Extremely Religious Because We’re Young and Dumb’ – NewsBusters.org: http://newsbusters.org/blogs/justin-mccarthy/2008/09/30/bill-maher-america-extremely-religious-because-were-young-dumb

[4] Offshore Drilling Ban to Expire at Midnight – American Issues Project: http://www.americanissuesproject.org/index.php?option=com_myblog&Itemid=61&lang=en&show=Offshore-Drilling-Ban-to-Expire-at-Midnight.html

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