Daily Archives: April 25, 2010

Profiling in Arizona

Profiling is the act of making a judgement based on perceived probabilities as to whether a person is likely to have committed a crime, but without hard evidence. Profiling became a no-no because, in the South, sometimes police officers would … Continue reading

Posted in Law, Philosophy, Politics

Arizona

For decades, the problem of illegal immigrants from Mexico has been steadily getting worse. For political reasons, Washington has made some gestures but has essentially done nothing to solve the problem. This is a serious problem if you happen to … Continue reading

Posted in Fuzzy Thinking, Law, Philosophy, Politics

Weather or Not

I often see comments by global-warming believers discussing a harsh weather event such as the tornados in the south this weekend. They see it, of course, as being caused by global warming. It’s those Gore covered glasses they see everything … Continue reading

Posted in Science