Archive for October 3rd, 2020

October 3rd, 2020 - 8:28 pm § in Law and Courts, Politics

Texas AG’s staff: “Our boss is a crook”

This article contains news with a dollop of liberal sarcasm. “A group of top aides for Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is asking federal law enforcement to investigate their boss,” KHOU- 11 TV, the CBS affiliate in Houston, reported on Saturday, October 3, 2020. A letter to federal law[...]

October 3rd, 2020 - 5:53 pm § in Donald Trump, Health, Law and Courts, Politics

Barrett confirmation getting shakier but it’s not earthquake-shaky yet

This article contains news with liberal commentary. It’s too soon to play a requiem mass for Trump’s pending Supreme Court nomination, but with 3 GOP members of the Senate Judiciary Committee now Covid-19 positive, the situation is getting interesting. It’s more complicated than ju[...]

October 3rd, 2020 - 1:51 pm § in Donald Trump, Health, News Media

Tucker Carlson compares Trump to sexual assault victim

This article talks a lot about Darwin Awards. Fox News intellectual Tucker Carlson complained Friday the “left” calling Trump’s health mishap a self-own “is the same as blaming the victim of a sexual assault,” Huffington Post reported on Saturday, October 3, 2020 (read story he[...]

October 3rd, 2020 - 12:00 pm § in Misc.

I’m not an undecided voter

Why I’ll Vote For Biden America Needs A Healer, Not A Divider There are plenty of other reasons, but that’s the biggest one.[...]

October 3rd, 2020 - 2:13 am § in Economics, Health, Politics

No relief bill as House adjourns

Democrats and Republicans remained “far apart” on “values” as well as funding when the House of Representatives adjourned for its October recess late Friday, October 2, 2020 (read story here). Republicans have long downplayed the seriousness of Covid-19 while pushing to reope[...]

October 3rd, 2020 - 1:42 am § in Health, Politics

Coronavirus? What Coronavirus?

South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem, is the most aggressive of all governors at keeping her state’s economy open. “The Republican governor has disparaged restrictions to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus, emphasizing personal responsibility,” CBS News says. That’s why she sowe[...]

October 3rd, 2020 - 1:12 am § in Misc.

Breonna Taylor grand jury tapes are troubling

By his own admission, Kentucky attorney general Daniel Cameron, a Republican, did not ask the grand jury to charge anyone for Breonna Taylor’s death at the hands of Louisville police on March 13, 2020. And it now appears from 20 hours of grand jury recordings released on Friday, October 2, 202[...]