Disconnect Between Academia And The Real World

Guest opinion: Dr. Tim Ball

There are many parallels between the Jonathan Gruber story and what has occurred in climate science. Gruber used a computer model to produce justification for a US national healthcare system. This parallels the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) use of computer models produced to justify the need for international climate control. They both claim their models are accurate and solid as the basis for draconian policy changes. They both fail to understand that playing with models in a university requires they satisfy research and scientific standards. We don’t know if they do, because so much of

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Are Americans Too Stupid – And Why?

cropped-bob-shapiro.jpg   By Bob Shapiro

A year ago, Jonathan Gruber as a consultant on how to pass ObamaCare – through not letting the public know what was in the Bill – called the American voter too stupid to know they were being misled.

Lately, this Gruber quote has gained widespread circulation, and some in the media are up in arms.

But, Gruber’s elitist thinking is a natural outcome of the Dumbing Down of America through a restructuring of the way that schools teach. This

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The Gruberization of Environmental Policies

Paul Driessen   by Paul Driessen

Accumulation of fraudulent EPA regulations impacts energy, economy, jobs, families and health

Call it the Gruberization of America’s energy and environmental policies.

Former White House medical consultant Jonathan Gruber pocketed millions of taxpayer dollars before infamously explaining how ObamaCare was enacted. “Lack of transparency is a huge political

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