Zero Tolerance for Domestic Violence

By Deborah O’Rell You may have noticed the Empire State Building is purple these days. This is because October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. NYC Office to Combat Domestic Violence held its first ever conference to discuss Domestic Violence and the...

Let Them Eat Cake, or Feed a Fincher, Starve a Child

The 2013 farm bill, that has recently passed a Senate vote, is expected to cut over $20 billion from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) over the next 10 years. It is such an unnecessary mean-spirited ploy, that 26 members of Congress, all Democrats,...

No Homo

Gays need not apply. You know that it’s perfectly legal under federal law to refuse to hire people because they’re gay, or just because the employer thinks they’re gay. Still perfectly legal under federal law and in 29 of the states. No job for you...

Cruz Control

Just because Ted Cruz argued against the release of Michael Haley, who had been mistakenly sentenced to 14 years in prison for stealing a calculator from Walmart, even though the maximum was two years under state law, doesn’t mean he’s a bad guy. Cutting 5...

Girls, Interrupted.

Mad dog Republican candidate for Virginia’s top lawyer job, Mark Obenshain, is yet another emotionally damaged misogynist with untreated girl issues, as he recently introduced legislation requiring women to report all miscarriages to law enforcement within 24...

“We’ll Get There, Pop. We’ll Get There.” Michael Corleone

“So you have this neighbor who has been making your life hell. First he tied you up with a spurious lawsuit; you’re both suffering from huge legal bills. Then he threatened bodily harm to your family. Now, however, he says he’s willing to compromise: He’ll call...