Category Archives: Justice

WTF Florida?

It seems like the majority of the crazy news I have been hearing lately has been coming out of Florida.  Not that I’m surprised.  Living in the Short Bus State I can verify that we are inundated with crackpots and … Continue reading

Update II: Fundie Judge Throws Popular Baby Name Out With The Bathwater

We have been following the story out of Tennessee about Judge Lu Ann Ballew. As a family court judge, Ballew was asked to adjudicate the last name of Messiah Deshawn McCullough. Despite no dispute by either litigant, Ballew saw fit … Continue reading

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Fundie Judge Throws Popular Baby Name Out With The Bathwater

When the parents of 7 month old Messiah DeShawn Martin could not agree upon their child’s last name they took the issue to court. Little did they know that the judge hearing their case would not just resolve the last … Continue reading

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Today’s Stupid Conservative Quotes

I should have named this one, “Today’s Racist Conservative Quotes”. In the wake of that inexplicable verdict in the Zimmerman trial, something even more inexplicable is happening; the radical right is trotting out the cream-of-the-crop of conservative racists. I’d like … Continue reading

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Never Forget – Conservatives Defended a Racist Killer

Conservatives represent racism in America. They’ll claim it isn’t true, then do shit like this. They defended a racist killer from day one. Today, the killer is free. And another young, black man is dead. Racial injustice, voter suppression legislation, … Continue reading

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Open Season on Unarmed Black Kids

Tonight, a Florida jury found George Zimmerman not guilty of the second-degree murder and manslaughter of teenager Trayvon Martin. So, apparently, its now legal to appoint yourself the Neighborhood Watch, carry a loaded pistol around your neighborhood, stalk and hunt-down … Continue reading

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Today’s Stupid Conservative Quotes

E.W. Jackson claims: I don’t treat anybody any differently because of their sexual orientation. But I do think that the rabid radical homosexual activist movement is really trying to fundamentally change our culture and redefine marriage and do a number … Continue reading

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Zimmerman: Aspiring Police Officer?

George Zimmerman, currently charged with second-degree murder for the fatal shooting of 17 year-old Florida native Trayvon Martin, has a formal understanding of law enforcement. This story began when Zimmerman notified Sanford Police of a suspicious male dressed in a … Continue reading

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It’s Not Your Grandparents’ World Anymore

This NSA/PRISM thing has a lot of people riled up, but I don’t happen to be one of them. You know what I get riled up about, 3,000 of my fellow citizens going to work on a September morning and … Continue reading

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Critical Evidence Still to Come in Zimmerman Case

Tossing and turning in bed last night, something just didn’t add up in the Zimmerman case. Why was Martin’s body found in the position it was? His body fell face down, with his hands under his body, with his head … Continue reading

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Conservatives Have Much in Common with Nazis

Beck, Limbaugh, Hannity … they all love to describe the people who dare to disagree with them as “Nazis”. But the fact is, conservatives have a great deal more in common with Nazis than anyone on the left.

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Mr. Obama, Tear Down the Private Profit Prisons

“…men who so uneasily tolerate superiors patiently suffer a master, and show themselves proud and servile at the same time.” –Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America In 2007, a teenager in a depressed county of Northeastern Pennsylvania, recently bereft of … Continue reading

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