The criminal investigation against Texas Attorney General Ken Paxtonhas taken a more serious turn, with special prosecutors now planning to present a first-degree felony securities fraud case against him to a Collin County grand jury, News 8 has learned.
Special prosecutor Kent Schaffer told News 8 Wednesday afternoon…
This is an amazing piece of work, breaking down the shootings and identifying every victim, where they lived, and the basic circumstances of their death. I can’t recommend this highly enough. This isn’t a must-read like a cat pushing a grocery cart (though I’d like to see that myself). This is just a must-read: »
The South denies any relation to these hate groups and denies them the right to use the flags of the confederacy for any purpose. The crimes committed by these groups under the stolen banner of the confederacy only exacerbate the lies which link the secession to slavery interests when, from a Southerner’s view, the…
My friends and I were very excited yesterday at the news that former Mississippi Governor William Winter was going to be on the Rachel Maddow show that night.
Come for a hilarious 4 minute Daily Show segment! Stay, if ya want, for my serious thoughts as well! »
...But they can’t let him back inside the airport terminal where people are. The LiveLeak page description reads, in part, “This is for anyone who ever asked ‘why don’t they shoot him in the leg?’ or ‘why don’t they hit him with a baton?’ The police don’t initiate this, and it’s kind of amazing how long they let the… »
This afternoon I came across the trending Twitter hashtag “GoHomeDeray” - which (I believe?) peaked at #2 on Twitter at some point. For a variety of reasons, this has me absolutely shaking and seething. »
In Leesburg, VA, the police chief says he’s trying to change the mentality of his department, from one of suspicion and armed response to one of help and protection. So, maybe the message is getting through in some places, and maybe other departments will follow their example. Via the Washington Post: »
In 2014, Lauren Campbell interviewed Rachel Dolezal for her senior thesis and as happens these days, she uploaded the raw unedited video to Youtube, a couple of days ago. »
I suppose I should have stayed off the internet today. I didn’t watch Game of Thrones last night. I always watch it on Mondays. Lots of people do this. This is why most people employ a spoiler tag or warning keeping people away from clicking on a story or forcing a person to click a link inside of a story to reveal… »
From the WaPo: People “should not be forced to live on property with brown lawns, golf on brown courses or apologize for wanting their gardens to be beautiful,” Yuhas fumed recently on social media. “We pay significant property taxes based on where we live,” he added in an interview. “And, no, we’re not all equal when… »