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"One should either write ruthlessly what one believes to be the truth, or else shut up." — Arthur Koestler

UPDATE: Lying Felon Brett Kimberlin Scores a Draw in Maryland Hearing

Brett Kimberlin could have been sentenced to 230 years in federal prison “[I]n 1981, Kimberlin . . . was finally convicted of a week-long bombing spree . . . in which eight separate bombs caused extensive property damage, destroyed a police cruiser, and severely maimed a man, which eventually led to the man’s suicide.” – […]

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Mataconis: Less Guano, Please

by Smitty Mataconis takes Podhoretz to task for asserting that the Chief Justice contradicted himself by discussing ObamaCare in terms of the Anti-Injunction Act for purposes of standing, and then turning around and finding ObamaCare Constitutional as an exercise of tax power. Clearly, Roberts is discussion two very distinct issues in these different section of […]

Ott Finds Humor In ObamaCare Decision

by Smitty Ott makes an excellent effort at finding some humor in the ObamaCare news. I thought the final EU joke worked the best:

Save The ObamaCare Adrenalin For GOTV Efforts

by Smitty Surveying the blogs, there is as much certainty about how to interpret Chief Justice Roberts after the fact as there was about the ObamaCare decision prior to issue. Clearly, John Roberts is a strong contender for the All-Time Shrewdest Judas award. While we can all berate Roberts for not simply doing the minimal […]

Convicted Perjurer Brett Kimberlin Has 8:30 a.m. Hearing in Maryland Today

‘Speedway Bomber’ Brett Kimberlin was sentenced to 50 years in 1981 FROM AN UNDISCLOSED LOCATION Brett Kimberlin will return to Montgomery County (Maryland) District Court this morning, seeking a peace order against a Virginia man who drove past Kimberlin’s home in Bethesda two weeks ago. The final hearing on Kimberlin’s complaint against John Norton (Case No. 0601SP033922012) […]

LIVE AT FIVE: 06.29.12

– compiled by Wombat-socho TOP NEWS Obamacare Pyrrhic Victory For Democrats? GOP, Romney vow to repeal PPACA after court upholds most provisions House Finds Holder In Contempt Over “Fast & Furious” Bipartisan 255-67 vote Assad Vows To “Annihilate Terrorists” As Clinton, Lavrov Meet Russian FM, SecState discuss Annan’s unity government plan POLITICS One Killed, Two […]

Criminal Insanity as a Career Qualification

A man who panhandles in New York while dressed as the Sesame Street character Elmo — occasionally erupting in obscene rants about “the international Jew” — was apprehended earlier this week and briefly institutionalized for psychiatric evaluation. Parents everywhere will be glad to know that Crazy Jew-Hating Panhandler Elmo has been released from custody and is […]

Michele Bachmann ObamaCare Decision Response At The SCOTUS

by Smitty “. . .Justice Kennedy, who read from the dissent from [the majority] opinion, and he stated quite emphatically that what happened today is that the Supreme Court in effect re-wrote the ObamaCare legislation. In effect, with their opinion, being a legislative court, as opposed to allowing Congress to make that decision.” “One of […]

Life Sucks: Supreme Court Upholds ObamaCare and … It’s Moving Day

Also, Rick Locke has Stage 3 lung cancer, as if we didn’t have enough wretched bummers to go around today, huh? Headlines from Memeorandum: Supreme Court upholds health care law – MSNBC Health care ruling: Individual mandate upheld by Supreme Court – Politico Supreme Court Lets Health Law Largely Stand – New York Times No joy […]

Wonder If Anything Important Happens At The SCOTUS Today?

by Smitty Stacy has been too occupied of late to bequeath his wisdom upon the country. Today, hopefully, will be our Progressive nadir. The point were we read Madison in Federalist #62: It will be of little avail to the people, that the laws are made by men of their own choice, if the laws […]

SCOTUS ObamaCare Office-Pool Bet

FROM AN UNDISCLOSED LOCATION The thing about being dug in on a story — in the six weeks since May 17, I’ve done 61 entries in “The Kimberlin Files” — is that you ignore a lot of what would otherwise be Urgent Breaking News. Late last night, I was checking Ace of Spades HQ, and […]

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