SCOTUS’ Birthday Present for George Orwell

I saw this tweet from the University of Colorado English Department this evening: Remembering George Orwell today on his birthday pic.twitter.com/RywuVVs5hM — UCCS English Dept (@uccsenglish) June 25, 2015 I didn't realize today was Orwell's birthday but the irony of that quote is astounding considering Justice Robert's Old Yellowstain's words here: The Affordable Care Act … Continue reading SCOTUS’ Birthday Present for George Orwell

Justice Roberts Old Yellowstain gets Another Shot

11th Doctor: So why does the Gunslinger want you [Jex]? Isaac: It don't matter. 11th Doctor: I'm just saying, if we knew that Isaac: America's the land of second chances. We called this town Mercy for a reason Doctor Who A Town Called Mercy 2012 10th Doctor:  You're not actually suggesting we change our own … Continue reading Justice Roberts Old Yellowstain gets Another Shot

“He Was Not Incompetent”

Jay Nordlinger's Impromptus is out today (read the whole thing) and the opening on Justice Roberts Old Yellowstain was devastating. Let me add two cents — not so much mine as those of a wise judge I know. “Incompetent,” he said. Roberts’s ruling was incompetent. “Silly, absurd, not worthy of respect. Ruth Bader Ginsburg was … Continue reading “He Was Not Incompetent”

Justice Roberts Old Yellowstain it is

Lt. Barney Greenwald: Mr Keefe I would like to ask you if you have ever heard the expression: "Old Yellowstain? Court Reporter: Would you repeat that please? Lt. Barney Greenwald: Old-Yellow-Stain Ens. Willis Keith: Yes sir I've heard it. Lt. Barney Greenwald: Was it a nickname? Ens. Willis Keith: Yes, for Captian Queeg. Lt. Barney … Continue reading Justice Roberts Old Yellowstain it is