The first thing I do
on Saturday morning after making a cup of coffee is to open up PowerLine’s Week
in Pictures. This week’s was particularly good. It is the Debate Fatigue Edition.
Apparently trying to
cement his legacy as one of the worst presidents off all time, Jimmy Carter
weighed in on the 2016 election in a despicable manner. You might remember that
this is the same guy who said Venezuela had one of the best electoral systems
in the world. Enough said.
shared a thought from a friend of his. It’s something I’ve noticed, too. When your sense of humor
It should be no surprise
by now that Bernie lives in an alternate reality. “Every proposal I have brought forth is fully paid for.” That this idiot is even a contender is an
indictment of our educational system.
Gee, what a
surprise! ICE arrests 52 illegal immigrants in four-day operation in Texas, 35 had criminal records.
A step in the right
direction. From Short Circuit:
“As winged pigs passed overhead, Satan pulled on a
cardigan, grabbed a mug of hot cocoa, and settled in to read this First Circuit
opinion, in which a prosecutor is denied absolute immunity for withholding
exculpatory evidence.” You don’t need to read the opinion unless you’re a
glutton for legal writing. The bottom line is that the abuse of prosecutors
withholding exculpatory evidence needs to be dealt with harshly. It is endemic.
Hilarious! Republicans start donating to Marianne Williamson to keep her in future Democratic debates. “Donate
$1 to keep this vibrant Democrat on the debate stage. One debate performance is
U.S. Oil output tops 12 million barrels a day for first time. Crude production from the Permian Basin is
expected to rise 50% by 2025.