Thursday, October 03, 2019
Monday, August 19, 2019
Probably just garden variety incompetence, as our prison system routinely kills people by accident or by being a jerk.
Sunday, August 11, 2019
Friday, July 05, 2019
Epic! Though I guess I've been blogging here for 16 years or so?!?!?
Monday, June 17, 2019
In a bigger piece about how difficult it is to get any research done, there is this gem in the comments:
My last job had a motto “Nothing we do is worth getting hurt for” On the one hand, I agree, it was just a paycheck to me, I didn’t want to risk my life for the shareholders and they didn’t want to pay my insurance. On the other hand, some day I’d like to do something worth getting hurt for.
Monday, June 03, 2019
New York’s legislators are about to make a terrible mistake. They are going to repeal New York’s double jeopardy protections to stick it to Donald Trump. Maybe they will succeed. The price of their success will be imperiling every other criminal defendant in New York long after Trump is gone.
Saturday, March 23, 2019
In the letter rejecting asylum, the Home Office pulled several verses from the Bible which it said showed that Christianity wasn’t peaceful, including verses from Exodus, Leviticus, and the Book of Revelation.Curiouser and curiouser.
“These examples are inconsistent with your claim that you converted to Christianity after discovering it is a ‘peaceful religion’ as opposed to Islam, which contained violence and rage,” the letter reads.