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We the People

I don’t think I’ve ever been more blown away by a single statement. While scrolling down my newsfeed I came across an article about the Baggy Pants Ban that was just passed in NJ (and believe me I will get into that in a later post) and asked how that law was constitutional. 364 more words


Freedom of speech - a reflection

I am sitting here on Easter Day, reading the news. Under each article, you find a section where people can comment on the article. Only, I find that people often comment more on each other than the actual facts of the article, and sometimes it becomes a real mockery scene towards a few participants of the discussion. 469 more words

Societal Or Personal Topics

Top 10 Reasons to Vote Democrat in 2014

This is from Allen B.West.

I can only take credit for #10, but thought you’d get a kick out of this.

10. I’ll vote Democrat because I can’t wait for college football season to be delayed or cancelled because the student athletes are union employees. 325 more words


The importance of this court decision cannot be overestimated. If he had lost, he said, he would shut down his ministry rather than pay the fine. 45 more words


Randall Munroe teaches us what we all already knew

One thing that immediately struck me about the latest xkcd comic is how mind-numbingly funny it is. In an online world that is increasingly lacking in genuinely funny and original content, I applaud Randall Munroe for making the effort to craft such a cleverly written and highly innovative comic strip. 777 more words

Free Speech and the Irish Times

The Irish Times has printed an apology for Martyn Turner’s cartoon (above) published on Wednesday in response to the Catholic Church’s position that they will not report situations of child abuse when informed of such during confession, in breach of proposed legislation. 78 more words