hot http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/2283/all en Occupy Wall Street Crowd Blind to Benefits of Capitalism http://www.mrc.org/commentary/occupy-wall-street-crowd-blind-benefits-capitalism <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/gary-wolfram-phd-0">Gary Wolfram, Ph.D.</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Whenever I watch media coverage of another Occupy Wall Street event I am reminded of an exchange between Jewish protesters in the 1979 Monte Python movie Life of Brian. One of the protesters asks another what the Romans have brought to the area and the conversation goes like this:</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/commentary/occupy-wall-street-crowd-blind-benefits-capitalism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary MRC Business capitalism central country dogs goods hot market occupy person poor price Protesters street system wall years Fri, 11 Nov 2011 20:45:00 +0000 admin 2076 at http://www.mrc.org J. Crew Goes Gay Crew http://www.mrc.org/articles/j-crew-goes-gay-crew <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/matt-philbin">Matt Philbin</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>When you're right, you're right. Last month, the <a href="http://www.mrc.org/cmi/articles/2011/JCREW_Pushes_Transgendered_Child_Propaganda_.html">Culture and Media Institute reported</a> that internet marketing material from preppie clothing maker J. Crew featured a photo of the company's president painting the toenails of her young son hot pink. <br /><br />"Lucky for me I ended up with a boy whose favorite color is pink," said the photo's caption. "Toenail painting is way more fun in neon."<br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/j-crew-goes-gay-crew" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Family 2011 abc agenda companys gay homosexualagenda hot j.crew lesbian marketing online painting report story toenails transgender Tue, 03 May 2011 23:58:00 +0000 admin 2169 at http://www.mrc.org J.CREW Pushes Transgendered Child Propaganda http://www.mrc.org/articles/jcrew-pushes-transgendered-child-propaganda <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/erin-brown">Erin Brown</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>J.CREW, a popular preppy woman's clothing brand and favorite affordable line of first lady Michelle Obama, is targeting a new demographic - mothers of gender-confused young boys. At least, that's the impression given by a new marketing piece that features <a href="http://www.jcrew.com/womens_feature/Jennaspicks.jsp">blatant propaganda</a> celebrating transgendered children.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/jcrew-pushes-transgendered-child-propaganda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Family Life Politics boys clothing color confused contained email feature gender hot JCREW Pink propaganda transgendered young Fri, 08 Apr 2011 20:37:00 +0000 admin 2174 at http://www.mrc.org Fire and Ice http://www.mrc.org/special-reports/fire-and-ice-0 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/dan-gainor">Dan Gainor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Sidebars<br /><a title="Fire and Ice Executive Summary" href="http://www.mrc.org/bmi/reports/2010/Fire_and_Ice_Executive_Summary.html">Fire and Ice: Executive Summary</a><br /><a href="http://old.businessandmedia.org/specialreports/2006/fireandice/fireandice_climchange.asp">U.S. Funds Nearly $4 Billion in Climate-Change Research</a><br /><a href="http://old.businessandmedia.org/specialreports/2006/fireandice/fireandice_timeswarns.asp">The Times Warms to Cooling</a></strong></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/special-reports/fire-and-ice-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Special Reports MRC Business 100 1895 1923 1954 1974 1975 2002 2005 2006 advance age ago Agriculture america Americans analysis announced april arctic article atlantic aug bad baxter began billion block bmi book Canada century claim claimed claims climate climatologists Cold concerns continued Cooling coverage day dec decade decades declared determine didnt dont earth earths explorer fact fear fears feb Food Fortune front gave geologists glacier Glaciers global government great growing half Headline heat hot human idea important increase Journalists june level lower macmillan Magazine magazines major mankind March melting million national nature news newspapers Newsweek north noted notion ocean paper past people period piece point polar post potential present print problems ran readers recent record report reported reporting reports research rising Science scientific scientists sea sept showed South soviet states stories story summer sunlight temperature Temperatures term threat titled todays trend Union united warm warmer warming warned warning washington wasnt Weather winters world wrote year years york Thu, 04 Nov 2010 01:03:00 +0000 admin 30586 at http://www.mrc.org Blue Tube http://www.mrc.org/special-reports/blue-tube <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/cmi-staff">CMI Staff</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>It's every parent's nightmare. A child hops on the computer for homework or to innocently play a game. But even a short time online can expose that child to an amazing array of obscenity, provocative material and links to porn on one of the world's most popular Internet sites - YouTube.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/special-reports/blue-tube" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Special Reports MRC Culture 2008 access account ads Advertising age ago asian called captures channel channels child Children comments community company concerned content core culture december description dont education explicit family find foot gay girl girls good groups guidelines hardcore hot hours inappropriate Internet isnt kissing language lesbian links make material million months objectionable obscene obscenity offensive older pants parents people popular porn pornography profanity results search sex sexual sexually short shows site sites song states subscribed suggestive title users Video videos viewed viewers views watch watched web week woman Women word xxx young YouTube Wed, 04 Nov 2009 22:10:00 +0000 admin 2097 at http://www.mrc.org 'Good Morning America's' Expert Blames Heat Wave on Greenhouse Gas Emissions http://www.mrc.org/articles/good-morning-americas-expert-blames-heat-wave-greenhouse-gas-emissions <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >     This time of year, global warming activists have another way to frighten the public – using steamy weather to suggest human greenhouse gas emissions are worsening a heat wave.</p> <br /> <p >     Stanford University professor Dr. Stephen Schneider told ABC’s “Good Morning America” June 9 that methane and carbon dioxide in the atmosphere are making hot temperatures even hotter. </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/good-morning-americas-expert-blames-heat-wave-greenhouse-gas-emissions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Energy aerosol car carbon ClimateChange CO2 dioxide emissions ethanol gas GlobalWarming greenhousegas heat hot iceage Nasa warm Weather Mon, 09 Jun 2008 20:20:02 +0000 admin 26134 at http://www.mrc.org Man the Lifeboats - Global Warming Alarmism Is Swamping Debate http://www.mrc.org/commentary/man-lifeboats-global-warming-alarmism-swamping-debate <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/dan-gainor">Dan Gainor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >     To hear the mainstream media tell it, we have a Titanic problem with global warming. Not large, but Titanic in that they believe “unsinkable” mankind is facing a looming cataclysm.</p> <br /> <p >     How do they know? Because some scientists tell them that’s the way it is. But when other scientists tell them that might not be the case, they only half listen and soon forget. </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/commentary/man-lifeboats-global-warming-alarmism-swamping-debate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary MRC Business alarmism AlGore BillBlakemore ClimateChange Cold conference Debate denier GlobalWarming hot skeptic Weather Wed, 12 Mar 2008 18:57:38 +0000 admin 29734 at http://www.mrc.org Former Thatcher Adviser Monckton Warns Global Warming Alarmism 'Kills People If You Get the Science Wrong' http://www.mrc.org/articles/former-thatcher-adviser-monckton-warns-global-warming-alarmism-kills-people-if-you-get-scie <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;Science is a very powerful thing and it’s important to get it right.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; That’s the message Lord Christopher Monckton, a policy advisor for former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher during the 1980s, told an audience at the <a href="http://www.heartland.org/NewYork08/newyork08.cfm"></a>2008 International Conference on Climate Change on March 3 in New York.&nbsp; </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/former-thatcher-adviser-monckton-warns-global-warming-alarmism-kills-people-if-you-get-scie" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Climate Change Environment alarmism earth GlobalWarming hot internationalconferenceonclimatechange Monckton Science scientist Weather Wed, 05 Mar 2008 17:36:52 +0000 admin 26337 at http://www.mrc.org Global Warming Vote on Snowy Day in Washington http://www.mrc.org/articles/global-warming-vote-snowy-day-washington <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Nothing inspires taking on the “planetary emergency” of global warming like the first snow of the winter in Washington, D.C.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; As two inches of snow accumulated outside the U.S. Capitol, the Senate’s Environment and Public Works (EPW) Committee debated “historic” global warming legislation sponsored by Sens. John Warner (R.-Va.) and Joe Lieberman (I.-Conn.).</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/global-warming-vote-snowy-day-washington" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Energy Americans climate Climate Change Cold Global Warming hot inhofe lieberman Senate Snow storm tax warm warner Weather Wed, 05 Dec 2007 21:44:51 +0000 admin 25209 at http://www.mrc.org Some Like It Warmer As Networks Offer Conflicting Winter Reports http://www.mrc.org/articles/some-it-warmer-networks-offer-conflicting-winter-reports <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/genevieve-ebel">Genevieve Ebel</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >     ABC, NBC, and CBS couldn’t find a temperature that was “just right” to fit yesterday’s projections of the upcoming winter months by the Energy Department. </p> <br /> <p >     Whether winter was to be warmer or colder, the networks all assured viewers it was going to be bad.</p> <br /> <p >     On CBS’s “Evening News,” Katie Couric stated that “the government predicted today that temperatures this winter will generally be above average. Even so, it will cost you more to heat your home.”</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/some-it-warmer-networks-offer-conflicting-winter-reports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Energy Cold heating hot MediaBias oil warm Weather Wed, 10 Oct 2007 21:59:30 +0000 admin 25301 at http://www.mrc.org Say Goodbye to Baseball and 'Bulgarian Hookers,' Say Hello to Genocide and 'Oceans of Acid' http://www.mrc.org/articles/say-goodbye-baseball-and-bulgarian-hookers-say-hello-genocide-and-oceans-acid <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/stuart-james">Stuart James</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Recently, liberal think tank The Center for American Progress (CAP) put out a list of “<a href="http://www.americanprogress.org/issues/2007/09/climate_100.html"></a>The Top 100 Effects of Global Warming.” As if the hysteria around global warming isn’t crazed enough, we can now add 100 more things to the list of supposedly doomed pastimes. </p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; So next time you want to drink a French wine, decorate a Christmas tree, or see a koala bear, and you can’t – just remember that the Center for American Progress warned you. </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/say-goodbye-baseball-and-bulgarian-hookers-say-hello-genocide-and-oceans-acid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Environment baseball bat bulgaria Climate Change Darfur Genocide Global Warming heat hooker hot ocean playoff Weather Mon, 08 Oct 2007 16:03:48 +0000 admin 25310 at http://www.mrc.org New NASA Temperature Data Yet Another Reason to Re-Assess Global Warming Scare http://www.mrc.org/commentary/new-nasa-temperature-data-yet-another-reason-re-assess-global-warming-scare <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/dr-tim-ball-and-tom-harris">Dr. Tim Ball and Tom Harris</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >     Imagine basing a country’s energy and economic policy on an incomplete, unproven theory – a theory based entirely on computer models in which one minor variable is considered the sole driver for the entire global climate system. </p> <br /> <p >     This is precisely what Al Gore, Senate Environment Committee Chairman Barbara Boxer and others want their nation to do. </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/commentary/new-nasa-temperature-data-yet-another-reason-re-assess-global-warming-scare" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary MRC Business calculation carbon ClimateChange CO2 data earth emissions gas GlobalWarming hansen hot ipcc James Nasa report sun temperature UN Wed, 22 Aug 2007 17:08:01 +0000 admin 29638 at http://www.mrc.org Media Fired Up About U.N. Global Warming Report http://www.mrc.org/articles/media-fired-about-un-global-warming-report <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >     As Manhattan enjoyed an unseasonable 72-degree winter day on January 6, news media quickly claimed that the weather inspired fears of “the end of the world.” But as the thermometer dipped into extreme cold, the rhetoric of human-caused global warming has not cooled off.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/media-fired-about-un-global-warming-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Environment AlGore CarbonDioxide ClimateChange CO2 Cold GlobalWarming hot ipcc man mankind manmade MediaBias report U.N. UN Weather Wed, 07 Feb 2007 17:40:10 +0000 admin 25631 at http://www.mrc.org Baby, It's Warm Outside http://www.mrc.org/articles/baby-its-warm-outside <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >     From a 72-degree January day in Manhattan to “polar bears in peril,” the media have done anything but chill about the weather lately.</p> <br /> <p >     “Never has good weather felt so bad. Never have flowers inspired so much fear. Never has the warm caress of a sunbeam seemed so ominous. The weather is sublime, it’s glorious, it’s the end of the world,” wrote Joel Achenbach on the January 7 Washington Post Style section front. </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/baby-its-warm-outside" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Environment ClimateChange GlobalWarming hot Hurricane MediaBias NOAA prediction season shorts Snow storm sun temperature warm Weather winter Wed, 10 Jan 2007 19:56:25 +0000 admin 25667 at http://www.mrc.org In a Fight Between Realtors and the Media, Housing 'Bubble' Wins http://www.mrc.org/articles/fight-between-realtors-and-media-housing-bubble-wins <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/rachel-waters">Rachel Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; “It’s my party and I’ll cry if I want to...”</p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; That’s how the NY Times portrayed the housing market in its September 17 article “Someone’s Spoiling the Party, the Housing Market Says.” The article’s author, Vikas Bajaj, brushed off housing industry complaints about over-hyped coverage of real estate. </p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/fight-between-realtors-and-media-housing-bubble-wins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Life boom bust Cooling crash home hot House HousingBubble mortgage RealEstate realtor Mon, 18 Sep 2006 18:46:17 +0000 admin 25048 at http://www.mrc.org