Bundy, Militia Extremists At It Again
*This is an initial response to a continuing and evolving situation. Bundy & his comrades are now demanding that the Hammonds’ sentences be cancelled and that the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge be surrendered by the federal government and handed over to ranchers, drillers, and timber operators. Armed protesters take over federal wildlife refuge in Oregon…
Best Damned Quotes–Dostoyevsky AND MLK Jr.
Today our righteous quotes make for an End-of-April Two-Fer. My good friend Tony posted an excellent Dostoyevsky twitter quote last Friday, which at first made me feel a little guilty considering my, um, propensity for editorializing. Being the bigger man has never really been my forte, I’m afraid, behavior that has traditionally gone unchecked since,…
Here’s Fox News’ Big Hero: CIiven Bundy, Racist
So last week I had myself a little rant about pseudo-patriot right-wing-wacko-anarchical seditious super-moocher Cliven Bundy, who has been stealing from you, from me, and from every other American tax payer for the past two decades–specifically, his gun-toting refusal to “acknowledge the existence of the United States” while simultaneously wrapping himself in the flag. I…
Cliven Bundy A Thief, Not A Hero
Redneck TeaBagger Hypocrisy Federal land managers say “escalating tensions” led them to release all 400 or so head of cattle rounded up on public land in southern Nevada from a rancher who has refused to recognize their authority. Let’s look out to Nevada for a moment, where Bureau of Land Management officials recently backed off an…