My Latest Adventures in Medicine

So as I said a couple days ago, I'm in the hospital and will be here at least through Monday and perhaps quite a bit longer, depending on what they find. We're finally going to get to the bottom of these intersecting health problems that have plagued me for the last couple years. … [Read more...]

Stop Calling it Treason. Whatever It Is.

Carlton F.W. Larson, a professor of law at the University of California at Davis who is writing a book about treason, has an op-ed in the Washington Post explaining why all those accusations of treason you've been hearing and perhaps making are completely wrong. Almost no matter what it is, it isn't treason. … [Read more...]

Ted Nugent Open to Running for Senate

You knew I couldn't leave this story alone, even if I'm in the hospital, right? Ted Nugent says that he's open to the possibility of running for the Senate against Debbie Stabenow in 2018. He would immediately become the chair of the Senate Lack of Intelligence Committee. … [Read more...]

Can We Please Stop With the Atheist Adoration of Bill Maher Now?

It's been a long time since I could stomach watching Bill Maher and his show with Milo Yiannopoulos on Friday night is a textbook example why. I think it's long past time that the atheist community stop pretending that he's a great guy just because he doesn't believe in God. … [Read more...]

Light Posting Ahead

For those not on my Facebook friends list, the reason for few posts today was because I'm in the hospital and it looks like I'll be here at least through Monday. I won't go into the details. But expect lighter posting in the meantime. … [Read more...]

Jones: Obama Plotting Bolshevik Revolution Against Trump

Alex Jones is still ranting about the firing of Michael Flynn and it being a coup or a counter-coup or a counter-counter-coup. And he thinks Obama is recruiting an army to launch a Bolshevik revolution against Donald Trump -- including nuking Washington, DC to kill him. … [Read more...]

Shoebat Wants Coulter, Bannon Put to Death

Usually Theodore Shoebat calls for the execution of innocent people who've done nothing to harm anyone, but now he's picked out two horrible targets: Steve Bannon and Ann Coulter. Coulter because she apparently hangs out with gay people. Bannon, I'm not sure why. … [Read more...]

How Donald Trump Knows Something is True

During his bizarre, aggressive, rambling press conference yesterday Trump gave us another glimpse into his incredibly low standard of determining what is true. He did his usual bragging about his huge victory that wasn't and offered up this excuse: … [Read more...]

Trump’s Press Conference. Wow.

Ostensibly, Trump invited the press into the room to introduce his new nominee for Labor Secretary, but it turned into an impromptu press conference that was quite a sight to behold. It was Trump at his Trumpiest -- bullying, lying, cajoling and often just babbling incoherently. … [Read more...]

Trump Plans a ‘Review’ of Intelligence Agencies by Total Amateur

The New York Times reports that Trump is going to name one of his billionaire buddies to conduct a "broad review" of America's intelligence agencies. And what experience does Stephen Weinberg have in intelligence questions? None, of course. You expected anything else. … [Read more...]

6th Circuit: Christian-only Legislative Prayer is Unconstitutional

Here's a church/state case from right here in Michigan that I wasn't aware of. The 6th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the Jackson County Commission's prayers to open meetings, done by commissioners and always Christian, were a violation of the Establishment Clause. … [Read more...]

Trump Cites Election Victory Rather Than Answer a Question

During the press conference held with Prime Minister Benjamin Netenyahu at the White House on Wednesday, Trump was asked about all the anti-Semitic white supremacists who supported him and continue to revel in his presidency. Here was his utterly irrelevant answer: … [Read more...]