Archive for May, 2010
Posted in Barack Obama, BBC, Bob Herbert, Deepwater Horizon, Gulf of Mexico oil spill, Louisiana, West Virginia, tagged Bob Herbert, BP, British Petroleum, corporations, Deepwater Horizon, Gulf of Mexico oil spill, Money, oil spill on May 31, 2010|
Posted in cruelty to animals, First Amendment, free speech, freedom of speech, Michael Vick, United States v. Stevens, tagged ALDF, animal cruelty, Comins v VanVoorhis, crush videos, Elton Gallegly, Facebook, PETA, United States v. Stevens on May 25, 2010|
Posted in 2010 elections, Countdown with Keith Olbermann, Jack Conway, journalism, Keith Olbermann, Kentucky, Mark Souder, news media, Rachel Maddow, Rachel Maddow Show, Rand Paul, tagged Civil Rights Act, Jack Conway, Keith Olbermann, Mark Souder, MSNBC, race, Rachel Maddow, racism, Rand Paul, Ron Paul on May 20, 2010| 1 Comment »
On the same day she celebrated the long overdue exit of Mark Souder of Indiana, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow went after Rand Paul for fifteen minutes, browbeating him for his wrong answer to a hypothetical answer about a nearly fifty year old bill.
Rand Paul is a different shade of Right Wing than Mark Souder. I’m rather bored with the hypocrites of the Souder variety; hearing them talk just makes me tired.
I wish more Republican politicians were like Rand Paul–intellectually poised and (more…)
Posted in ===Legislation===, Associated Press, Blawg Review, Blawg Review #262, Citizen Media Law Project, defamation, Digital Millennium Copyright Act, EFF, First Amendment, Fourth Amendment, free press, free speech, freedom of speech, freedom of the press, Gizmodo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, Murphy v. Millennium Radio Group LLC, National Enquirer, Obsession: Radical Islam's War Against the West, Privacy Protection Act of 1980, T & J Towing, T & J Towing v. Kurtz, Twitter, UN, UNESCO, University of Florida, University of Queensland, Vogel v. Felice, Wired, tagged Blaw Review, blawg, Blawg Review #262, blawgs, Comins v VanVoorhis, DCMA takedowns, First Amendment, free speech, freedom of the press, iPhone, law, legal blogging, Vogel v. Felice, World Press Freedom Day on May 3, 2010|
Posted in First Amendment, Florida, free speech, freedom of speech, Indiana, law, lawyers, Penelope Canan, Ronald Burge, SLAPP, tagged Comins v VanVoorhis, dogs, First Amendment, free speech, huskies, law, Money, Siberian huskies, SLAPPs on May 1, 2010|