Tradition!

If you can say one thing about “Minnesota United” – who, if all goes according to plan, will benefit from hundreds of millions of dollars in taxpayer largesse when they build their alleged stadium in the Midway one of these years – it’s that they’re a typical Minnesota team, […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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Policies Matter

Not so long ago, a not overly bright person on a community forum called me a “racist” for asking “what does Black Life Matter” actually want?” One might wonder if BLM is “racist” for finally answering my question . Thing is, their ideas aren’t entirely wrong: 1. End “broken […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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Keith Ellison is One of a Kind

Keith Ellison is One of a Kind

Even though my heart is still in Crystal, one of the best things about moving to Champlin is that Keith Ellison is no longer my congressman! It’s still comical to watch him work, though, as the city councils of Robbinsdale, Crystal, and New Hope recently got an email from […] Click here to view original post communitysolutionsmn.wordpress.com

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Nope

Nope. No trend here. The exodus of restaurants from Minneapolis – with its onerous regulations, psychotic city offices, minimum wage laws and constant flirting with more mandatory benefits for part-time workers – is claiming high-end restaurants and, now, long-time staples of the Minneapolis food scene: After a 36-year run, […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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Diversity Now!

Joe Doakes from Como Park emails: If a White male lawyer represents a landlord in an eviction case where tenant is represented by a Black Lesbian lawyer, who should win? If you said “The race, sex and orientation of the lawyers doesn’t matter, what matters is the law and […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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Oh noes

I’m mostly going to ignore the Republican Convention this week; it’s not my circus. One thing deserves mention, however. I awoke this morning to see at least fifty of my lefty friends on social media (yeah, maybe I need better friends, but we’ll leave that aside) gasping with a […] Click here to view original post mrdilettante.blogspot.com

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The Dayton pro-cop shuffle

Monday, I wrote this post to highlight Gov. Dayton’s statement on the Baton Rouge assassinations. Gov. Dayton said “The terrible murder of three law enforcement officers in Baton Rouge shocks the conscience of every decent-minded American. I renew my plea for all Minnesotans to engage only in peaceful and […] Click here to view original post www.letfreedomringblog.com

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