Sunday, April 13, 2008

News by the Numbers: 04/08

  • 8.5% - the increase in production at America’s largest baby-killing factories at Planned Parenthood where revenue topped $1 Billion
  • 33% or $336.7 million of Planned Parenthood revenue is provided by American taxpayers
  • 51 stories about atheism ran on ABC, NBC and CBS in 2007. 80% had a positive tone, and 20% were neutral. None of the stories were negative, according to the Media Research Center
  • 56% of American oppose abortion, according to a 2004 Zogby poll
  • 64% of all syphilis cases are found in men who have sex with men (MSM) even though they make up only 1%-2% of the population, according to the Centers for Disease Control. The FDA says MSM have an HIV prevalence 60X higher than the general population... 5-6X more infections with the Hepatitis B virus, and about 2X more Hepatitis C virus infections.
  • 84% of “millennials” - those between 21 and 29 - respect the military, revere marriage and respect the U.S. Constitution, according to a survey by J. Walter Thompson, the nation's largest advertising agency
  • 94% of Millennials said they respect monogamy and parenthood, according to the Thompson survey
  • 100 campuses hosted Islamo-Fascism Awareness Week II, April 7-11, to educate the public about the threat of radical Islam despite heavy PC pressure from liberals
  • 100 Muslim Student Associations were asked a month ago to sign the Declaration Against Genocide. The Declaration calls on “student governments and Muslim groups” to condemn Hezbollah and Hamas, and repudiate the saying of the prophet Mohammed that redemption will only come when Muslims fight Jews and kill them, when the rocks and trees cry out Oh Muslim there is a Jew hiding behind me, come and kill him. None of them have.
  • $2,074 - the average tax increase that will hit 17.5 million seniors if President Bush’s tax increases are allowed to expire, according to the Heritage Foundation
  • $22,100 - the amount each household pays in taxes, more than twice what it was in 1965 (inflation-adjusted to 2007 dollars), according to the Heritage Foundation
  • 289,750 dead babies were produced by Planned Parenthood from July 2006 to June 2007
  • 1,103,000 jobs were added to the economy in January and February contrary to reports from the old media which ceaselessly advocates for a recession
  • 50 million - Chinese bibles have been produced in China to date, and sold through official churches. China will produce 25% of the world’s bibles by 2009
  • $150 million - the largest donation to the University of Virginia, made by Virginia taxpayers, courtesy of the General Assembly, to support the university's operations
  • $660 million - the amount Planed Parenthood would still have left to use to kill babies that they believe do not deserve to live, even if they lost all taxpayer funding
  • $15 billion - the initial price of the Foreclosure Prevention Act of 2008, obligating taxpayers to bail out irresponsible borrowers and their irresponsible lenders.
  • $60 billion - the amount of waste, fraud, and abuse annually in Medicare and Medicaid programs