Kelvey Vander Hart: The African American ladies of 1960’s NASA Langley portrayed in Hidden Figures teach us important lessons about change making.
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden’s Muslim Outreach program is evidently in jeopardy. The White House said that President Obama never told Bolden to do that: White House press secretary Robert Gibbs said Monday that such activities are not among Bolden’s assigned tasks. He said administration officials have spoken with NASA about the matter. I can imagine […]
Silly me I thought NASA’s mission was to go into space, but I’m completely wrong. It is to form better relations with Muslims. Fox News reports: NASA Administrator Charles Bolden said in a recent interview that his "foremost" mission as the head of America’s space exploration agency is to improve relations with the Muslim world. […]
Some items of interest for your Thursday. Be sure to comment on anything you like. The Weekly Standard: 2012 Watch: The Late Night Primary (and by the way, it looks like Governor Palin has a second book lined up.) KCCI: Iowa Child Abuse Cases Jump In 2009 Wired Playbook: Say Hello to NCAA Vault, Adieu […]
Some miscellany for the weekend: Chuck Offenburger: Branstad’s Entry Bad for Iowa GOP (HT: Iowa Independent) World: History Turned Right Side Up by Marvin Olasky Byron York: After ‘Question Time,’ GOP lawmaker blasts Obama (HT: The Bean Walker) First Things: Obama, Progress, and the Space Program Rasmussen: Iowa Senate: Grassley Runs Far Ahead of Democratic […]
1. The American Spectator: Dead Cows and Other Biden Health Care Whoppers by Philip Klein "What I want to do today is speak English with y’all,” Vice President Joe Biden told an audience of mostly older Americans at an event in Alexandria on Thursday afternoon’s meeting of his Middle Class Task Force. Flanked by Health […]