Politics

Barrett’s inevitability will stabilize the Supreme Court

A unanimous Supreme Court decision about voting rights bodes well for Barrett’s nomination and for post-election integrity and stability. The Supreme Court handed down an interesting ruling yesterday. The issue before it in Andino v. Middleton was whether the federal court could ignore the South Carolina legislature’s refusal to use [Read More]

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg — first thoughts and Open Thread

I’m abandoning the rule about not speaking ill of the dead. Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a politician in robes and we’re in a political season. Ruth Bader Ginsburg has died. These are my first, rough thoughts, and they’re not in any particular order. I’ve also skipped hyperlinks, although I’m pretty [Read More]

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Progressives See Themselves As Above The Law And The Rest Of Us As Below It

American Progressives want to be above the law and the Constitution, while treating Trump and his supporters as below the law and the Constitution. This can’t end well. By Wolf Howling INTRODUCTION We live in two Americas today, two parts that are in a cold civil war.  The divide is [Read More]

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On Constitution Day, Leftists assault the Constitution

For most of America, September 17 was “Constitution Day.”  For progressives, it was a day to launch a multi-pronged assault on the Constitution. On September, 17, 1787, the delegates to the Philadelphia Convention signed their finished product, the Constitution, and released it to the states to consider for ratification. It [Read More]

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Politics

The New & . . . Well, NEW Progressive Constitution

With Rep. Clyburn admitting that the proggies would prefer to govern without a Constitution, it’s time to take a look at their constitutional goals. By Wolf Howling Let’s face it.  Progressives have gone a long way to making our Constitution a dead letter already.  But as Rep. Clyburn makes clear [Read More]

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President Trump is the “dayenu” president

No matter how imperfect Trump is, looking at his record of accomplishments, as to each one I say the Passover word “dayenu” — it would have been enough. During the Passover dinner, one of the songs Jewish families sing is Dayenu. It is in the nature of a “count your [Read More]

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Politics

Bookworm Beat 10/5/2018 — the “Leftists don’t speak for this woman” edition

The Kavanaugh hearings have served a useful purpose in that they revealed the Leftists’ vicious and unbridled lust for power to all Normal Americans. I’m delighted that it looks as if the Republicans, with help from Manchin and no help from Murkowski, will be able to drag Kavanaugh across the [Read More]

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Faith

The Kavanaugh martyrdom: when the Salem witch trial meets Mao’s Cultural Revolution

Brett Kavanaugh’s martyrdom before unfounded, bizarre, nonsensical accusations, is a Salem witch trial redux with hints of Mao’s Cultural Revolution. The ordeal of Brett Kavanaugh takes us back to the bad old days of the Salem Witch Trials, though our proggies add their own Maoist Cultural Revolution gloss.  If they [Read More]

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‘She Never Mentioned It’: Kavanaugh Accuser Swetnick’s Ex of 7 Years Speaks Out on ‘Gang Rape’ Claim

Last night on The Ingraham Angle, Richard Vinneccy ex-boyfriend of Julie Swetnick spoke out.  Vinnecy who made it clear from the start that his decision to come forward was not political, stated that Julie Swetnick threatened his family and that she was “fixated with lawsuits.” Creepy Porn Lawyer (aka Mr. Pimps [Read More]

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Bookworm Beat 9/9/2018 — the disgusting Democrats edition

The disgusting Democrats are waging a despicable battle. They are defaming a good man, and destroying decency and due process, all to preserve abortion.  Disgusting Democrats will blow our republic apart to kill babies. Without any credible evidence and without any credible corroboration, the disgusting Democrats are smearing as a [Read More]

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Politics

Bookworm Beat 5/11/2018 — the “living in Trump’s America” edition

It’s an old-fashioned Bookworm Beat with news from all over, much of it heartening, because we’re living in Trump’s America. I’m enjoying living in Trump’s America. Good things are happening — and, with Wolf Howling’s help, I’ve got a collection of good things, interesting things, important things, silly things, and [Read More]

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Trump isn’t a Black Swan; he’s a whole flock of Black Swans (by Wolf Howling)

Following his unexpected victory, Trump is quickly becoming America’s most consequential conservative president, making him a one-man flock of Black Swans. A “Black Swan Event” is one that: Comes as a surprise – i.e., a “high-profile, hard-to-predict, and rare event . . . beyond the realm of normal expectations in [Read More]

Christianity

If a Christian Baker’s Rights Are Violated, We All Lose. Here’s Why.

There is something very wrong with Progressives wanting to force a Christian business to bake a cake for a homosexual wedding knowing that doing so is against the business owner’s religious convictions. Let’s be honest, Progressives would support the refusal of any business owner who objects to baking a cake [Read More]