This is one of those Supreme Court opinions that sounds like a stupid joke to anyone without a terminal case of lawyer brain. "If you get sentenced to death because your lawyer sucked, actually it's your fault, also it's illegal to present evidence that your lawyer sucked."
Quote of the month: "It's not my duty as Mayor to make sure you have a parking spot. For me it's the same as if you bought a cow, or a refrigerator, and then asked me where you're going to put them." Miguel Anxo, Mayor of Pontevedra, Spain.
Sooo, an Oklahoma bill would fire teachers for "offending Christian morals" by teaching biology. WTH?
The bill would allow parents to sue teachers $10,000 "per incident, per individual." The fine would need to be paid by the teacher "from personal resources" and the
In my grandmother’s memoir The Unforgotten she speaks repeatedly of Nazi officers and officials in the early to mid 30s telling her, in trains, at parties, with 100% conviction, “well, *obviously* we don’t mean you.”
on todays episode of black parents and the pets they “didn’t want”:
tell me why my mother cooks my dog his own meat with no seasoning and warms it up every morning before she mixes it with his food lmao
I wanna expand a little more about whether “walkability” is ableist.
I spend tons of my personal time pushing for a more equitable and accessible transportation system — the “cars first” crowd we are fighting against are the most *psychotically* ableist people you’ll ever meet
Someone last week shared my four-year-old thread about Lori Saldaña’s failure to tell San Diegans she knew Bob Filner was a predator. I want you all to know that (1) I’m aware she’s currently running for City Council this time, and (2) I stand by my assessment.
<Thread> 1. Check out this ad about the egregious failure of Lori Saldaña to warn San Diego about what she knew about Bob Filner — then proceed to actually endorse him for mayor to advance her own political career.
If one party announces daily in skywriting that it wants to install a White Christian Nationalist dictatorship, and then that party proceeds to get the most votes in the election, and then that party installs a White Christian Nationalist dictatorship, whose fault is it