Darren Wilson Resigns, No Pension, No Severance

By |November 30th, 2014|

Darren Wilson resigns, no pension, no severance. Citing threats of violence, Darren Wilson, who fatally shot Michael Brown Aug. 9, resigned from the Ferguson Police Department on Saturday. [St. Louis Post-Dispatch] AFTER ONLY four years and untold damage to the St. Louis Police Department and the political establishment who botched the fatal shooting [...]

Nancy Grace Drama Perfect Indictment for Darren “Clean Conscience” Wilson

By |November 28th, 2014|

Nancy Grace levels final indictment against Darren Wilson, joining a chorus of legal experts who have pointed the finger at St. Louis Prosecutor Bob McCulloch's disgraceful approach. “The grand jurors are like sheep, they’re babes in the woods. The prosecutor’s duty is to seek the truth. [...] I am telling you that the [...]

Ray Rice Wins Appeal, Judge Slaps Goodell and NFL

By |November 28th, 2014|

Ray Rice wins appeal, judge slaps Goodell. "In this arbitration, the NFL argues that Commissioner Goodell was misled when he disciplined Rice the first time. Because, after careful consideration of all of the evidence, I am not persuaded that Rice lied to, or misled, the NFL at his June interview, I find that [...]

Green Friday’s First Christmas

By |November 28th, 2014|

Green Friday celebrated for first time. “We have really high expectations,” said Grass Station owner Ryan Fox. “Now we’ve got the legal means for people to give marijuana as a gift, and that’s never really been something that was feasible in the past.” [Bloomberg Politics] TODAY IS traditionally black Friday for retailers, but [...]

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Thanksgiving Menu, What’s On Your Table?

By |November 25th, 2014|

What are you serving up for Thanksgiving? In a cruel echo of history, Obama is morphing into the president whose foreign policy he campaigned to overturn. Obama on Monday morning sacked his Pentagon secretary, Chuck Hagel, after huge midterm election losses in the sixth year of his presidency — just as Bush did [...]

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Ferguson Aftermath: McCulloch Got What He Wanted, “A Rigged Game”

By |November 25th, 2014|

Ferguson Aftermath: McCulloch got the decision he wanted. Pres. Obama asks for peace, while split screen across the media shows the opposite brewing during this remarks. YOU CAN say one thing about Pres. Obama's remarks last night after the Ferguson grand jury decision was announced. It matched the sheer mind-numbing word salad of [...]

No Probable Cause to Indict Darren Wilson in Michael Brown Killing

By |November 24th, 2014|

No probable cause, no indictment for Darren Wilson in Michael Brown killing. Photo via Facebook, from Brown family. "We are profoundly disappointed that the killer of our child will not face the consequence of his actions." - Brown Family Statement. [NBC News] IT'S NOT easy digesting that there is no indictment for Darren Wilson [...]

Uber and Lane Wood’s Ignorance About Being Sarah Lacy *Updated*

By |November 24th, 2014|

Uber gets some help from Lane Wood on Medium, who does a hit job on Sarah Lacy, then gets caught not disclosing he's got Uber friends in high places. Indeed, Smith, peculiarly, is the author of the BuzzFeed article that describes these remarks, but refers just to an unnamed BuzzFeed editor as attending [...]

SecDef Chuck Hagel is Out *Updated*

By |November 24th, 2014|

Secretary Chuck Hagel is out.President Obama, Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, and General Dempsey, photo by Pete Souza, public domain [Chuck Hagel] never really shed that pall after arriving at the Pentagon, and in the past months he has largely ceded the stage to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. [...]

This Week’s Biggest Loser: Gov. Chris Christie or Rep. Nancy Pelosi?

By |November 21st, 2014|

Who's the biggest loser this week? Hint. Gov. Chris Christie plans to veto an animal abuse bill that New Jersey voters support, because he's looking to 2016. [screen capture via The Daily Show] "I guess you can't ignore the citizens of Iowa who elected you governor of New Jersey." - Jon Stewart DRUM [...]