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By Tom Harris and Madhav Khandekar
Bad science puts rich nations on the hook for trillions in climate liabilities
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Teddy Roosevelt
The deaths of 19 football players in a single season precipitated a national crisis in 1905, an event Doris Kearns Goodwin touches on in a new biography of president Teddy Roosevelt. There were 28 reported deaths some seven decades later, when James Michener created a stir with "Sports in America."
Has there ever been such a small, whiny, petulant president as Barack Obama?
The White House podium conveys a great deal of power and influence to the man standing behind it. Teddy Roosevelt called it "the bully pulpit."
President Obama apparently has forgotten the immortal words of the old Rough Rider. When Teddy Roosevelt said, "Speak softly, but carry a big stick," things may not have been as scientifically and militarily advanced as they are today, but common sense was just as essential to our national survival.
GOP Golden Boy Chris Christie is going to run in 2016, and he might not even do so as a Republican. Seriously.
He also said this: "Knowing what's right doesn't mean much unless you do what's right."