Stomping Their Impeccably-Shod Feet

As I’ve noted in the past in this blog, I am Minnesota’s best feminist. Now, let’s be honest – I did it, back in blogging’s heyday (from about 2004 throug about 2009) mostly to troll lesser feminists; watching commenters at shriekblogs like “Mercury Rising” rage and thunder against a […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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Anniversary

Those who think school massacres and “Assault weapons” are inextricably tied together haven’t read the story of the Bath, Michigan massacre, which happened 92 years ago this morning. I wrote at some length about it a few years back . While gun control laws are short-sighted and sclerotic (even […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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This Is What “90% Support” Looks Like

The gun control measures that “have 90% support” failed in conference committee yesterday , after having to be buried in the House Public Safety omnibus finance bill because the DFL didn’t have the votes to pass them as standalone bills, even in the Metrocrat-dominated House. And I hope, hope, […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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Almost

Joe Doakes from Como Park emails: Last Summer, the Associated Press reported 40% of families struggled to meet at least one of their basic needs. The story was based on a press release by the Urban Institute. And what was the biggest problem for struggling families? Cost of medical […] Click here to view original post www.shotinthedark.info

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