If Justice Exists

Defamation suits are hard to win. And to a great extent, that’s a good thing; it’d be a terrible thing if litigation could cow the media out of reporting on the rich, famous and powerful, as it does in the UK. In the US, defamation is, loosely, saying something […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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I Heard It On The NARN

The Somalis are trotting around claiming they’ve been vindicated, and expect a public scourging to take place on everyone who suggested they were sending suitcases of stolen cash to Somalia. But the fact is, the auditor didn’t say there wasn’t theft, there was. And he didn’t say that the […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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Horror in Christchurch

A Good Congregant With A Gun

First things first – with regard to the massacre in Christchurch New Zealand, Berg’s 18th Law is in full effect: “Nothing the media writes/says about any emotionally charged event – a mass shooting, a police shooting, anything – should be taken seriously for 48 hours after the original incident. […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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The New Deal, the Great Society, and the Bad Deal

Green. Not New. Deal.

The actual science about the dangers of nuclear power – or lack thereof – is not “settled” so much as it is very, very convincing : “By now close to one million people have died of causes linked to the Chernobyl disaster,” wrote Helen Caldicott, an Australian medical doctor, […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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Meet Ilhan Omar, Daily Beast style

The Real Problem With Ilhan Omar

Some of my conservative – and in some cases “conservative” – circle of acquaintances are exercised over Ilhan Omar’s Muslim faith. Some of the more hysterical believe she’s the vanguard of an invasion bringing “Sharia” law to the United States. In its time, the US has withstood attacks by […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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Democrats Block Sensible Gun Proposals In Senate

More Of This

Gun grabbers had a cute little rally the other day at the capitol. It drew about a third what the Second Amendment rally two weeks ago managed – not that the media coverage of either would convey the difference. Not honestly. But I digress. They – the metrocrats who […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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The great Minnesota gun fiasco

Wings So Good, They’re Worth Going To Jail For

A Saint Paul woman, upset that a local Dominos Pizza had forgetten her wings in her delivery, decided to take the law into her own hands. Well, not “the law”, per se . More like “Customer Service”: Police were called to the Domino’s at 1110 Grand Avenue just before […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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