Daily Archive: February 12, 2016

Bill Kristol is wrong about things | Idiot Joy Showland

The respected American political commentator Bill Kristol is consistently wrong about things, and it’s funny, until you start seeing dead bodies on your lawn. This week, he predicted that Marco Rubio would win the...


Oh my gosh! Is it Friday already?

Indeed it is.

Erica Garner’s Commercial Endorsing Bernie Sanders for President

The Senator didn’t reach out to me all of a sudden because he needs help with Black people. He didn’t put out a press conference announcing that we would be working together. He didn’t force me to frame my support of him around a subject matter that special interest groups that support him can get behind. They said we are glad to have your support, how do you want to plug in. You will see a lot of Black leaders handing out endorsements, think to yourself, have they historically been a rubber stamp for the establishment? I hope this expresses why I think Bernie is our guy!

From: Erica Garner’s Commercial Endorsing Bernie Sanders for President – Erica Garner

{Via Vikram Bath}

The Destatuification of a Justice

Or, an opportunity to meditate upon our ambiguous legal history and its uncomfortable place in contemporary political life.