Daily Archives for January 10, 2013

January 10, 2013

The curse of right-wing textualism

TweetRevealed, yet again — and yet again by a “conservative” lawyer.  Starting to see a trend? [H]ere’s what we’re talking about. 31 U.S.C. § 5112(k): The Secretary may mint and issue platinum bullion coins and proof platinum coins in accordance … Continue reading

10. January 2013 by Jeff G.
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January 10, 2013

Piers Morgan confronts ex-Marine who wrote scathing letter to Dianne Feinstein

TweetHis argument, such as it is, seems to be this: “I see no need for anyone to have an assault rifle, and neither does some high-ranking former General.” To which the obvious reply is, “Yeah? Well, I do. So, you … Continue reading

10. January 2013 by Jeff G.
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January 10, 2013

Remind me: does Piers Morgan’s absolute right to free speech give him the absolute right to disseminate false “facts”?

TweetEvidently so. And the national media won’t correct him on it, because as I noted earlier — an assertion, yes, but one that would be proven correct with the right kinds of studies — they have become, through training and … Continue reading

10. January 2013 by Jeff G.
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January 10, 2013

“15-year-old defends home against burglars, shoots one of them with father’s AR-15″

TweetTheRightScoop: Not only did this brave 15-year-old defend his home against 2 burglars, but also his 12-year-old sister who was in the house with him. He grabbed his father’s AR-15 and shot one of the burglars multiple times. They got … Continue reading

10. January 2013 by Jeff G.
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January 10, 2013

“I was told there’d be no homework”

TweetWell, I lied. Go and listen to the first half-hour at least of Mark Levin’s show last evening. You can download it for free from his site, marklevinshow.com, or download the app. Then, come back and let’s discuss. Meantime, I’ma … Continue reading

10. January 2013 by Jeff G.
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January 10, 2013

Father of the Year, Bill Clinton: on irony and objective correlatives

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10. January 2013 by Jeff G.
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January 10, 2013

Bill Clinton named “Father of the Year” [Darleen Click]

TweetYeah, I don’t have much to add, either. Except to add that this group named John Edwards in 2007. Heh.

10. January 2013 by Darleen
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