Archive for April 20th, 2022

April 20th, 2022 - 5:39 pm § in Law and Courts, Misc.

Fire these cops!

Cops with no respect for the law or citizens’ rights shouldn’t be cops. Some cops have adopted a new tactic to prevent citizens from legally recording their activities, and then posting the videos online: Playing copyrighted music. Their purpose: To thwart citizens from doing what they [...]

April 20th, 2022 - 5:11 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

Joe Crackpot for Congress

Rep. Jaime Herrera-Butler (R-WA) probably will be re-elected. Age 41, now serving her 7th term in Congress, Herrera-Butler’s never had a “real” job. She’s a career politician, of the sort wingnuts want to “term limit.” They have another reason for term-limiting he[...]

April 20th, 2022 - 1:20 pm § in Politics, Schools & Colleges

Republicans can’t count

Rep. Debbie Lesko (R-AZ), a Trumper election denier (details here), not only can’t read an election result, but can’t count warm bodies wading across the Rio Grande and climbing over fences, either. She tweeted on Tuesday, April 19, 2022, “Border Patrol agents have apprehended more tha[...]

April 20th, 2022 - 2:23 am § in Health, Law and Courts

Does the judge who struck down airline mask mandates know what she’s doing?

“You’ve probably heard by now that Judge Kathryn Kimball Mizelle, a Trump-appointed judge in Florida, issued a sweeping opinion striking down the Biden administration’s requirement that passengers wear masks on airplanes, trains, and similar methods of transportation,” Vox said here [...]