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
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
Late last year, in response to the increasing number of Muslim jihadist terror attacks across the world and the millions of “Syrian refugees” flooding into and overwhelming Europe, Presidential Candidate Donald Trump suggested that the U.S. stop Muslims from entering our country until there’s a sufficient method to screen terrorists from welcome, legal immigrants, or innocent tourists and students.
Posted in Elections, Government Policies, Hillary Clinton, Ideology, Immigration, Islamic Terrorism, Islamization, Media bias, National Policy, Open Threads, Radical Groups, religion, Trumps, War
Tagged Donald Trump, James Comey, Muslim ban, open thread, Syrian refugees, Terrorism
A person seeking rhetorical affirmation asks a question, usually in a sarcastic manner, to which the obvious answer must be yes. Familiar examples abound:
Does a bear sh*t in the woods?
Is the sun hot?
Is the ocean salty?
Posted in gay "rights", gender, Ideology, Open Threads, religion
Tagged Catholic Church, Climate Change, gay marriage, homosexuality, open thread, Pope Francis, rhetorical affirmation, transgenderism
Pope Francis has released a document that’s causing quite a stir in the media. Here’s one reporter’s interpretation:
Posted in abortion, Ideology, Open Threads, religion
Tagged abortion, Catholic Church, gays and lesbians, Obama, open thread, Pope Francis, religion, safe sex