Showing posts from October, 2020
 We have had people to devote their whole lives to gather the facts together for science, math, civics, law, religion, and a host of other fields too many to mention. Think about a teaching moment with your own children, and now think about those facts being based only on a political party instead of science, math, civics, US history, religion, etc. 

A State of Emergency

 A week ago, in a strictly party-line vote, the court’s 4-3 Republican majority voted to strike down a 75-year-old law because Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer had used it to declare a state of emergency to combat the coronavirus pandemic. Yes, you read that right: The state Supreme Court declared that Whitmer cannot use the same tools every other governor has deployed to fight the virus, which has already killed 7,200 Michiganders and is once again exploding. 

Steve Schmidt: What Do You Really Think?

  Trump tried to go after former Republican strategist Steve Schmidt. In a boastful tweet, Trump wrote, “I’ve beaten him and his very few remaining clients so much, and so badly, that he has become a blathering idiot.” But Trump had stepped on a land mine and Schmidt unloaded on the failed president and his administration: “You’ve never beaten me at anything. This is our first dance. Did you like, Covita? We are so much better at this than your team of crooks, wife beaters, degenerates, weirdos and losers. You are losing. We heard you loved Evita. You saw it so many times. Where will you live out your years in disgrace? Will you buy Jeffrey Epstein’s island? One last extra special deal from him? Or will you be drooling on yourself in a suite at Walter Reed? Maybe you will be in prison? I bet you fear that. The Manhattan District Attorney may not be around to cover for you or your crooked kids anymore. Eliza Orlins doesn’t believe in different sets of rules for the Trumps. What about t