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2012-02-20 20:15:00

The Heartland Institute has sent legal notices to numerous Web sites, blogs, and publications asking them to take down the stolen and forged documents and what it views as malicious and false commentary based on them. The following statement by Heartland Institute President Joseph L. Bast may be used for attribution. For more information, contact Director of Communications Jim Lakely at jlakely(at)heartland(dot)org or 312-377-4000. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) February 20, 2012 The Heartland...

Corporations Fund Anti-Climate Change Education
2012-02-16 06:18:56

The Heartland Institute, a Libertarian thinktank that questions current climate science, has inadvertently revealed who funded their operations. According to leaked emails, a single private donor funds most of their operations. Other donors include tobacco giants Altria and Reynolds America, GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer and Eli Lilley, and Microsoft. Other donors include Bill Gates, who regularly gives speeches promoting clean energy and works to help farmers in developing countries,...

2011-07-07 06:00:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (NYSE: CATO) today reported sales of $90.4 million for the five weeks ended July 2, 2011, a 2% increase over sales of $88.2 million for the five weeks ended July 3, 2010. Same-store sales for the five-week period increased 1%. Sales for the twenty-two weeks ended July 2, 2011 were $442.0 million, a 3% increase over sales of $428.0 million for the twenty-two weeks ended July 3, 2010. The Company's year-to-date same-store...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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