Dirty 9/11 cops? Out on disability!

Social Security Administration (SSA) Inspector General Patrick P. O’Carroll, Jr. and Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr. today announced that more than 100 individuals—many of them retired New York City police officers and firefighters—have been indicted for their alleged involvement in a vast and longstanding criminal conspiracy to defraud SSA out of millions of […]

The pro-marijuana political field

The Democratic Party is highly addicted to marijuana, and running almost exclusively on that single issue, to the detriment and ruin of the entire country. Although it remains an illicit drug at the federal level, it’s been medically legalized by 33 states, with 11 of those states also allowing for adult-use consumption. It’s also a substance […]

Public charge restriction on immigration

The Supreme Court on Monday allowed the Trump administration to enforce its “public charge” restriction, a sweeping rule that would deny permanent residency or entry into the United States to certain immigrants considered likely to use government assistance. … believes immigrants will rely on public assistance such as food stamps and taxpayer-funded health care benefits or housing programs … make it […]

John F. Clark is causing trouble

The primary role of the USMS in providing protection for the judicial branch of government and in executing that branch’s continuity of operations/government plan. Domestic Preparedness. Commentary. “John F. Clark, Director, U.S. Marshals Service” by JOHN MORTON, Wed, May 16, 2007 The U.S. Marshals Service website is at https://www.usmarshals.gov/. John F. Clark is no longer […]

Mormons vs. the Song of Solomon

More on the subject of a previous post. Whether Solomon is actually the author is doubtful. The composition has many beautiful phrases and lyrical prose, often quoted in nonreligious literature. Song of Solomon — Church of Jesus Christ of Latter–Day Saints Solomon had too many wives, according to the First Books of the Kings. And […]

DOJ ‘Alumni’ call for Bill Barr to resign

More than 1,110 former Justice Department officials … posted a statement Sunday calling on Attorney General Bill Barr to resign. More than 1,100 former prosecutors and other DOJ officials call on Attorney General Bill Barr to resignBy Laura Jarrett, CNN, Updated 1:21 PM ET, Sun February 16, 2020 What a bunch of good-for-nothing frat boys! […]

So much for academic peer review

It’s the notorious European-dominated publish-or-perish system of academic publishing, and journals that tout phony “impact factors” which in turn are required of research faculty by institutional administration. At risk is the profit powerhouse of Elsevier’s parent company, UK-listed Relx, Europe’s biggest media company by market capitalisation, which reports its annual results on Thursday. The academic […]