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.”
“Considering that there were more than a few officials who had to be aware of what was going on, including support staff, Mr. Durham found it remarkable that no one spoke up “at the onset.”
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.”
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.
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.
All sorts of people who would never think of owning a gun suddenly see the light.
Nothing like rioting, looting and police looking the other way to show the importance of the 2nd Amendment.
If you still question why we need 30 round magazines, turn on the news.
If our State still has any adherence to the Rule of Law, she should be charged. And probably the Portsmouth Chief of Police as well.
In time, all movements based on emotion, and in denial of reason, eventually descend into ridiculousness. The BLM movement has reached that point in record time, largely because it allowed itself to be co-opted by the LBGQT, socialist, social justice, wealth envy, anarchist, pandering lunatics of the left.
Do they really think black Americans are that easily manipulated? What’s next, legislating in blackface? How phony can you get?