Archive for October 10th, 2020

October 10th, 2020 - 11:27 pm § in Law and Courts, Misc., Politics

Giving birth during the bar exam

Becoming a lawyer isn’t easy. (I know; I’ve done it.) First you go to college for 4 years, then to law school for 3 years, then you take the bar … deliver a baby … exam. (I didn’t do the baby part.) Read story here. The bar exam is hard and not everyone passes. Being [&[...]

October 10th, 2020 - 10:45 pm § in Foreign Affairs

North Korea unveils ICBMs capable of reaching U.S.

North Korea displayed two new ICBMs during a military parade on Saturday, October 10, 2020, on the occasion of the regime’s 75th anniversary. One is land-based (above), the other submarine-launched (below). The missiles are larger and longer range than previous North Korean missiles and expert[...]

October 10th, 2020 - 9:05 pm § in Law and Courts, Politics

Rightwinger killed at Denver protest by TV crew’s security guard

A private security guard hired by a Denver TV station to protect its news crew killed a Patriot Muster protester on Saturday, October 10, 2020, during protests and counter-protests in downtown Denver. The security guard was contracted through Pinkerton to the TV station. He didn’t have a requi[...]

October 10th, 2020 - 12:33 pm § in Donald Trump, Economics, Politics

October 10 relief bill update

After a chaotic week in which a drugged president shut down negotiations, then came back to the table, here’s where things stand: Fed chair Powell issued a public plea for fiscal stimulus from Congress The House passed a $2.2 trillion relief bill, which is going nowhere Trump is now offering $[...]