When you’re deep in a hole, put down the shovel.

Lousie Lucas sues Tim Anderson

Louise Lucas got in hot water being caught on cell phone video telling police not to arrest vandals defacing Portsmouth’s Confederate Memorial. Attorney Tim Anderson started a recall drive to remove her from office. But Portsmouth being what it is, she likely would have survived the recall. Continue reading “When you’re deep in a hole, put down the shovel.”

Coming soon: A lesson in unintended consequences.

Fairness in Lending Act

The Democrats have finally passed a law setting limits on interest rates and terms for small loans to poor credit risks. They think this will result in low income people getting less costly loans for emergencies, What will actually happen is that they will be unable to get emergency loans at all. Continue reading “Coming soon: A lesson in unintended consequences.”

What are the protests really about?

OK. First it was about George Floyd and police brutality. But then it was about racism, with Confederate Monuments and Memorials as a symbol.

But now its George Washington, Columbus, Ulysses S Grant, abolitionist Matthias Baldwin, Holocaust Memorials, and now even Francis Scott Key. It seems that the mob is bent on destroying history itself, everything not of their own invention, like the Taliban.

What is driving this?

Nihilism? Anarchism? Narcissism?

It certainly isn’t racial equality or justice any more. It is though nothing outside their own narrow millennial experience can be allowed to survive and no other point of view can be tolerated.

Garret Rolfe is a political prisoner

I wish there was a way to link to a radio program.  Mike Imprevento has just given a detailed explanation of how the shooting of Rayshard Brooks was both legal under Georgia law and protected as self defense under the Constitution.

Prosecutor Paul Howard has to know this but has charged the officer for political purposes.

If this goes on, there will be no need to defund the police, there won’t be anyone willing to take the job.