First world problems and the First Amendment

From The Washington Post: Remove the Southern belle from her inglorious perch By Elizabeth Boyd1 | August 14, 2015 When administrators at the University of Georgia declared a ban on hoop skirts in the spring, I could only think, what took you so long? But in that sense UGA was really no different from other …

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What the Democrats think of the working class: they’re just Trailer Park Trash.

From Breitbart: Dem Chair: Tea Party Came ‘Out of the Trailer Parks’ By Mike Flynn | August 5, 2015 Russ Feingold, who served 12 years as a hard-left Senator from Wisconsin and lost in the Republican wave of 2010, is hoping to make a comeback in 2016. It has been more than 80 years since …

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#BlackLivesMatter but freedom of speech does not

Remember when former Governor Martin O’Malley (D-MD) actually had to apologize for saying that all lives matter? Governor O’Malley is a very liberal Democrat, and he was speaking at the Nutroots Netroots Nation, a liberal forum: Phoenix (CNN)Democratic presidential candidate Martin O’Malley apologized on Saturday for saying “All lives matter” while discussing police violence against …

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Want to reduce killings of police officers? Then keep the bad guys locked up, locked up for the maximum sentence allowed by law, and don’t let them out early!

We spent some time on the old site addressing the spate of killings of Philadelphia police officers. Once again, the justice system has failed, and once again a fine police officer has paid for that failure with his life 25 September 2008, 8:59 pm:1 Daniel Giddings, the now-deceased felon who murdered Philadelphia Highway Patrol Officer …

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#BlackLivesMatter : The Democratic Party is hazardous to the lives of black Americans!

From The Pirate’s Cove: Very Liberal And Democratic Party Run Baltimore Ties 43 Year Old Murder Record By William Teach | August 1, 2015 – 7:10 am Things are going swimmingly in yet another Democratic Party run city, and firing the chief of police has really helped, and #BlackLivesMatter or something: (AP) Baltimore reached a …

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Necessity, they say, is the Mother of Invention . . .

. . . but some things should never have been necessary. From the San Francisco Chronicle: Pee on these S.F. walls? Be prepared for them to pee back By Lizzie Johnson Updated 9:58 am, Friday, July 24, 2015 Beware, public urinators, some of San Francisco’s walls now pee back. Public Works crews have finished painting …

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#BlackLivesMatter : Lying to themselves

From The Wall Street Journal: Baltimore Mayor Fires Police Commissioner Anthony Batts Move comes amid steep increase in homicides, critical report from union on riot response By Scott Calvert | Updated July 8, 2015 7:24 p.m. ET BALTIMORE—Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake abruptly fired Police Commissioner Anthony Batts on Wednesday amid a steep increase in homicides and …

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One more thing on which President Obama wants you to have no choice

I have said, only half jokingly, that the only way that the government could end segregation is through the use of assigned housing.1 Well, it looks like the Obama Administration is taking steps in that direction. From The Wall Street Journal: New HUD Rules Take Aim at Segregated Housing Government can withhold money from communities …

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Tammy Baldwin, it’s time to return your law degree!

We have noted previously that the left believe in freedom of choice on exactly one thing. Now comes Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), telling us that the First Amendment’s guarantee of freedom of religion does not extend to individuals: Transcript of relevant passage: Certainly the First Amendment says that in institutions of faith that there is …

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