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Bad laws in our nation ruled by law: Citizens United (the buy-your-own-country law)

Again, I quibble over Casey Sullivan’s hierarchy, if not his choices. (And I apologize if I’ve misidentified Casey’s gender.) 13. Citizens United v. FEC (2010): Perhaps the most hated decision from the Roberts Court, Citizens United held that political donations … Continue reading

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Stephen Schwarzman: another rich guy afflicted with POWDS

Source, Newsweek, by Jonathan Alter, 8/5/10: Schwarzman: ‘It’s a War’ Between Obama, Wall St. I suppose I began to identify and diagnose POWDS, i.e., Post Obscene Wealth Derangement Syndrome, when in 2010 I read this quote from Stephen Schwarzman, whose … Continue reading

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Judge determines Trump can be sued for inciting violence

Last night the continuing Horror caught up to me. I’ve been pretty combative over the past several weeks and emotional fisticuffs apparently transform one’s sense of horror into action. But last night I was depressed and today I still am. … Continue reading

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