Posted on March 4, 2014 09:05 PM
Even FBI forensic evidence is unreliable and sadly led to at least one known execution of an innocent man.
Posted on March 2, 2014 07:28 PM
My advice to future bloggers is to get graphic...Don't know what graphic to use in your article? Throw in a cat - half of your audience will go, 'Awwww."
Posted on March 1, 2014 11:07 PM
I have no problem with celebrating diversity but I do object to our alter-anthem sung in any language other than English and it bothers me that we see a Muslim-garbed young woman while we are at war with this enemy.
Posted on February 28, 2014 11:16 AM
Suppose I win a million dollars or more - should I share some of my winnings with the person who gave me the lottery ticket as a gift?
Posted on February 27, 2014 10:45 AM
Since we have had unrelenting paroxysms of snowstorms the past few weeks, I heartily agree with this church sign.
Posted on February 26, 2014 10:50 PM
In hundreds of episodes in more than 80 cities since 2010, groups of black people have been roaming the streets of America – assaulting, intimidating, stalking, threatening, vandalizing, stealing, shooting, stabbing, even raping and killing.
Posted on February 25, 2014 11:13 PM
To Muslims, this is precisely how Jews control the US, through their domination of the entertainment industry, even down to the creation of comic book characters.
Posted on February 24, 2014 11:05 PM
When I buy a package of oatmeal the only ingredient is 100% natural whole grain rolled oats.
Posted on February 23, 2014 10:21 PM
If I were on a jury, fingerprint evidence would not leave me with any more moral certainty that the defendant is indeed guilty than any other evidence.
Posted on February 22, 2014 07:39 PM
We are not perfect and so when we execute so-called guilty murderers it is a mathematical truth that we also execute innocent people despite indisputable direct evidence from a dozen sources with no connection to the perpetrator or the victim and DNA evidence and admission of crime.
Posted on February 21, 2014 05:46 PM
I expect the death penalty to be abolished nationally before 2020. Sound too optimistic? Just a few years ago no one would have believed any state would be permitting the lawful sale of recreational marijuana. I'm keeping my fingers crossed.
Posted on February 20, 2014 11:47 PM
Many people now realize there is no 'UNSEND
Posted on February 19, 2014 11:15 PM
The following story is a rather sad tale that in the larger picture has taken place hundreds of times in our country and perpetrated by many of our state governments. I hope you take away from it a lesson on why the death penalty is inappropriate for those who we are so certain are guilty.
Posted on February 18, 2014 08:52 PM
More than two years ago ClustrMaps (check sidebar) added yellow dots to show the locations of my most recent visitors along with a text display of the cities they come from, see map left.
Posted on February 17, 2014 08:42 PM
New readers who may not be familiar with my blog may assume that I publish only photos of white, European-type women. Not so.
Posted on February 15, 2014 07:20 PM
For the few Mullahs in Iran who are allowed to see what the western world is doing, I stick the above image of the nearly naked, shameless and un-Islamic body of Golshifteh Farahani in their eyes.
Posted on February 14, 2014 07:59 AM
Back in 1992 I was hired by a friend to write a software program to convert court reporters' stenotypic gobbledygook into readable English so as to make court transcriptions more readily and more cheaply available.
Posted on February 13, 2014 11:55 AM
The poorest man in Afghanistan has 3 goats and the richest has 5 goats; but who wants to live in Afghanistan?
Posted on February 12, 2014 11:32 PM
The job of a prosecutor in a criminal prosecution is not to win the case, but to see justice done.
Posted on February 11, 2014 07:20 PM
There are people who make little money shoveling manure and don't like their job, as in this photo; and then there are those who make a lot of money shoveling manure, and love their job ...
Posted on February 10, 2014 10:58 PM
A 57 year-old grandmother confesses that she and her boyfriend murdered Taunja Bennett in 1990. She later recanted the confession but is convicted of murder and sentenced to life in prison. 4 years later the real killer is caught.
Posted on February 9, 2014 11:04 AM
Police are trained to interrogate suspects using psychological torture. The police, convinced before the interrogation that the suspect is guilty, go to great lengths to force a confession - no matter how long it takes.