Tag Archives: Antonin Scalia

A Thursday In Jersey

Donald Trump was fond of calling Ted Cruz Lyin’ Ted during the latter part of the Republican presidential race.  The moniker was fitting because a lot of mistruths came out of the Senator from Texas’ mouth.  There is an old … Continue reading

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A Prudent Punt

I’m hard on the Supreme Court more often than not.  In my mind I have good cause to be.  I also am hard on governmental units that punt (usually that is Congress).  This week the Supreme Court punted, I will … Continue reading

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A Second, Second?

Most of the suggestions I put forth are practical and achievable; today’s is an exception.  This is one of those in a perfect world ideas; the problem is we do not live in a perfect world and the current American … Continue reading

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After Hillary Wins

I’m getting way ahead of myself here and all kind of things can happen between here and there but I’m currently working on the assumption that Hillary Clinton will be elected President of the United States this November.  Actually I … Continue reading

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Fit To Be Tied

Today’s discussion will revolve around Friedrichs v California.  Before you go running to Google or scotusblog.com, hold on; I’ll explain as we go along.  While the left may claim this as a victory and the right as a defeat they … Continue reading

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Grab A Beer; You Need It

Today is Dyngus Day in Poland, the birthplace of three of my grandparents, where it is a national holiday.  Festive celebrations will abound in my native Buffalo, New York for the same reason.  In the spirit of things instead of … Continue reading

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Do Your Job Or Quit!

Today is the first day of spring and I predict it will be very late fall (at best) before we are done talking about President Obama’s nomination of Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court.  Within hours of the death of … Continue reading

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Clown Car To Three Stooges

Saturday was a night of watching primary returns.  I will give very brief mention to the Nevada Democratic Caucus; the story was the South Carolina Republican Primary.

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The Real Scalia Scandal

In the immediate aftermath of Antonin Scalia’s death the right wing circus started.  Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky announced that he would lead the obstruction of any Obama nominee.  It was almost a race to the microphone … Continue reading

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Here’s My Concern

Much is going to be written about the Supreme Court, here and elsewhere, in the aftermath of the death of Antonin Scalia.  The good news is that a lot of attention is going to be paid to the Court.  The … Continue reading

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