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Will Trump End Up Proving the Founding Fathers Right?

The people do not elect the president of the US – the Electoral College does. And while there are numerous reasons why it was set up this way- a main reason was the fear that an eneducated and uninformed populace … Continue reading

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“Chief Justice” Roberts?

I must say, I am a bit dumbfounded by Chief Justice Roberts long rant, ahem “dissent”, on the Supreme Courts gay marriage ruling. He seems to insist, quite vehemently, that because the issue of marriage/gay marriage is not discussed in … Continue reading

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Gays have an equal right to the folly of a Las Vegas wedding

  From Pulitzer Prize winning political cartoonist and commentator David Horsey By David Horsey April 2, 2013, 5:00 a.m. Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has heard the arguments on both sides of California’s Proposition 8 and the federalDefense of Marriage Act, the smart bet … Continue reading

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“We’re Here, We’re Queer…Get used to It”

A slogan made famous by the activist group “Queer Naction” in the early 90’s. And one that’s finally coming true. The Supreme court is hearing two major cases related to Gay Marriage this week. One on the ironically named federal … Continue reading

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Scalia’s slam of the Voting Rights Act is a bar-stool rant

  From Pulitzer Prize winning politial cartoonist and commentator David Horsey. By David Horsey February 28, 2013, 10:51 p.m. U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia is alleged to be one of the great intellects of conservative jurisprudence, but his comments during oral arguments over … Continue reading

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Down the Rabbit Hole – the SCOTUS and America

It has been a surreal week, what with what is arguably the most conservative supreme court of the post WWII era delivering stunning blows to the right on two landmark cases (The affordable care act aka Obamacare, and the Arizona … Continue reading

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And it’s official- Court Upholds Individual Mandate

More to come later. But the Republicans should relax- after all, the individual mandate was their idea– and one Obama had opposed…which I’m sure they will once again make use of the collective amnesia (as they have in denouncing the … Continue reading

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