How about this bail “modification”? No bail

From Harper’s Weekly Review:

Prosecutors in Kenosha County, Wisconsin, requested that the bail conditions for Kyle Rittenhouse, who shot and killed two people at a Black Lives Matter protest last year, be modified to prohibit him from consuming alcohol, displaying “white power” signs, and consorting with white supremacists after he was seen making the “OK” gesture while drinking at a Wisconsin bar with a group of Proud Boys and his mother.

“…and his mother.”

How about just locking him up without bail? How about THAT?

P.S. And I’ve been pretty mellow over the past week.


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Uh, is this animal news?

From Harper’s Weekly Review:

A woman in Quebec was fined for walking her husband on a leash outside after curfew…

Not clear why she was fined. Did it have anything to do with failure to use a pooper scooper?

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Infuriating animal news connected to America’s First Pariah

From Harper’s Weekly Review:

The Center for Biological Diversity began offering a $5,000 reward for anyone with information about a manatee found in a Florida river with “TRUMP” carved into its back. “Manatees,” said the center’s Florida director, “aren’t billboards.”

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