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Lowering the bar to robot dogs. And a note about Cerberus
Just got this from Kevin Underhill, Maestro of Lowering the Bar and it reminds me of something else I saw about robot dogs. Which will follow Kevin: Assorted Stupidity #149 Feb 02, 2022 02:00 pm | Kevin “Would you let … Continue reading
Posted in Fascism, Human rights, police violence, Racism, The Facts of Life Tagged Back Bay Books, Cerberus, Department of Homeland Security, DHS robot dogs, Edith Hamilton, Hachette, Hades, Hercules, Kevin Underhill, Little Brown, Lowering the Bar, Psyche, robot dogs Comments Off on Lowering the bar to robot dogs. And a note about Cerberus
Did Magna Carta lead inevitably to the Scopes Trial?
Oh probably not. But Kevin Underhill, at his brilliant, satirical take on the worst of law, Lowering The Bar, writes something in his excellent and hilarious treatise on Article 41 of Magna Carta and how some, uh, insurrectionists tried to … Continue reading
Posted in Law, suits and order, The Facts of Life Tagged ACLU, Edinburgh Castle, John Scopes, Kevin Underhill, Lowering the Bar, Magna Carta, Scopes trial, Tenneesse Butler Act Comments Off on Did Magna Carta lead inevitably to the Scopes Trial?
A bullet point illustrating the gun problem in the USA
From Kevin Underhill’s Lowering The Bar, this is categorized as an Assorted Stupidity: Recently a California man was charged with reckless endangerment for shooting a gun into the air to scare off a dog that was attacking his pet duck, … Continue reading
Posted in Guns in the U.S. of A. Tagged Kevin Underhill, Lowering the Bar Comments Off on A bullet point illustrating the gun problem in the USA