Trump is a bad president. His supporters can, indeed, point out good things he has done. I do not discount those things. But the shadow looming over the future existence of this country is the national debt. He, along with a...Read More
Apparently, “‘The Princess Bride’ remake rumors spur social media outrage.” I have never understood this reaction. No matter what a new version might look like, it will have absolutely zero impact on the...Read More
“If you don’t like my lyrics, you can press fast forward.” Truth from Jay Z ==== “‘The People’s Justice:’ After decade on Supreme Court, Sonia Sotomayor is most outspoken on bench and...Read More
Corporatists want government laws to protect them from competition. This can take many forms, including increasing the barrier to entry so new competitors have a harder time entering the market. They also want the want the...Read More
This story is from November, but the moral remains the same. Maryland’s ‘Red Flag’ Law Turns Deadly: Officer Kills Man Who Refused To Turn In Gun So, we have a situation where no one is in danger. But the police are...Read More
“The sole end for which mankind are warranted, individually or collectively, in interfering with the liberty of action of any of their numbers, is self-protection. That the only purpose for which power can be rightfully...Read More
I can not believe I have seen “Breaded Buffalo wings” on bar menus. That is nonsense. If it is breaded, it is a piece of fried chicken, not a Buffalo wing. === Check out the latest edition of The Law with Me, D.K....Read More
I love baby corn on salads. ==== The Democratic mantra that the Mueller Report does not “exonerate” Trump is meaningless. Prosecutors do not “exonerate” people. They either bring charges or they do not....Read More
For all of the podcasts, click the pic. Or here. Episode list: THE LAW EP 26, MIRANDA V ARIZONA (1966) THE LAW EP 25, TIMBS V INDIANA (2019) THE LAW EP 24, WARREN V. DC THE LAW EP 23, CITY OF CASTLE ROCK V GONZALEZ (2005) THE...Read More
I recommend it. This is Water by David Foster Wallace (Full Transcript and Audio)...Read More
Bluecarp on Twitter
"Just because they had 'socialist' in their name doesn't mean the Nazis were socialist!"
Okay, why do you think the Affordable Care Act makes healthcare more affordable?
"Duh, it's right there in the title."
The whole notion of “a curve” (that goes up and then down), implies there’s some sort of herd immunity at work.
Whether you like it or not, the strategy of flattening the curve was based on an assumption that the population would achieve some degree of immunity from reinfection.
Most Facebook "fact checks" are not fact checks at all. They acknowledge the stated fact is accurate, but then argue that the conclusion one might draw from that fact should be different than the conclusion the poster is drawing by implication.