Liberal legal authorities are on a roll lately, and there seems to be a theme to their madness: Motivation. Intent. Bias.
A recent Supreme Court ruling, supported by all the progressive judges plus (as usual) Judge Anthony Kennedy, overturned a very long-standing principle of jurisprudence–a centuries old principle–thus opening a can of worms so large that even Kong would be hard pressed to defeat its denizens.
Posted in Constitutional Rights, Corruption, Donald J. Trump, Foreign Policy, Government Policies, Ideology, Immigration, Islamic Terrorism, Lawsuits, Media bias, National Policy, Open Threads, Racism, Radical Groups, religion, Terrorism
Tagged Anthony Kennedy, jury secrecy, open thread, Samuel Alito, SCOTUS decisions, travel ban
While in France, receiving a César d’Honneur (apparently a French Oscar “equivalent”), actor George Clooney gave what Yahoo! describes as an “Anti-Trump speech.” On foreign soil, no less. Such patriotism!
President Abraham Lincoln was a Republican. Honest Abe was the very first Republican president, and today is his birthday.
Posted in Biographies and Selected Persons, Donald J. Trump, Ideology, Media bias, Open Threads
Tagged Abraham Lincoln, Barack Obama, Executive Orders, Lincoln's birthday 2017, media bias, open thread, President Trump
Recently, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was challenged by a mother whose son was brutally murdered by an illegal alien.
One by one, they fall to the pressure of group-think and political correctness. “Artist” by artist, they refuse to participate after being honored with a request, or they rudely back out of performing at President-elect Donald J. Trump’s Inauguration celebration, bowing to pressure from the intolerant among us. The latest to wimp out is Jennifer Holliday.
Posted in Donald J. Trump, Elections, gay "rights", Hillary Clinton, Ideology, Open Threads, Trumps
Tagged Andrea Bocelli, Charlotte Church, Donald Trump, Garth Brooks, Hamilton, Inauguration, Jennifer Holliday, John Lewis, LGBT community, Lola Kirke, Meryl Streep, Mike Pence, Moby, open thread, Paul Ryan, Rebecca Ferguson
I don’t know about you, but I’m hoping for a lot of change in the “popular culture” over the next few years. Hoping, but not convinced that it will happen–the phonies and hypocrites among us are too fond of their special snowflake identities.
Posted in Donald J. Trump, gay "rights", gender, Ideology, Open Threads, Racism, Radical Groups, religion, Satire, Snark
Tagged cisgender, hypocrisy, open thread, pronouns, racism, Rockettes, Sexism, transgender, U of KS, white privilege
Vanity Fair published an article recently about “the Vatican Exorcist,” a priest by the name of Father Gabriele Amorth. The article is fascinating, the more so because it was written by William Friedkin, director of the 1973 movie The Exorcist. Having never seen an actual exorcist at work, Friedkin sought out Father Amorth to bear witness to his work.
Posted in Elections, gay "rights", Hillary Clinton, Ideology, Open Threads, religion, Trumps
Tagged Donald Trump, election 2016, exorcism, Gabriele Amorth, Hillary Clinton, open thread, William Friedkin