Category Archives: Empathy

Old pledge of allegiance and national anthem Banned, New Adopted.


This breaking news is brought to you by CONS (Combined Obama News Services). By Executive Order, President Obama today adopted a New Pledge of Allegiance for the Nation and made recitation of the old version unlawful. He also adopted a … Continue reading

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Negotiating without understanding


When we don’t understand what other countries mean we usually screw up. That can be unhealthy. North Korea is either developing nuclear weapons or it is not. Ditto Iran. Both could give our home-grown “statesmen” lessons in flip-flopping to appeal … Continue reading

Posted in Appeasement, Babel Fish, Brutality, Chamberlain, China, Cultural differences, Culture, Democracy, Elections, Empathy, Facts, Food for North Korea, Freedom, Headlines, History, Ideology, Iran, Iranian Election, Islamist rage, Israel, Kim Dynasty, Korea, Linguistics, Military, Missile launch, Muslims, Netanyahu, North Korea's nukes, Nuclear weapon test, Nuclear weapons, Obama, Peace, Politics, Regime change, Religion, Sanctions, United States | Tagged , | 2 Comments

President Obama, Citizen Julia and other Fictitiously Enlightened People.


Reality can be unpleasant. Unreality can bring temporary happiness. Fluff masquerading as news can bring longer lasting ennui. If during the 2008 presidential campaign the media had “vetted” Candidate Obama even tepidly, they might have exposed realities that many would … Continue reading

Posted in Conservatives, Constitution, Dep't of Information, Empathy, Facts, Freedom, Good stuff for everone free, Government reliance, Governor Romney, Herman Cain, Ideology, Insanity, Media-morphing, Nonsense, Obama, Opinion, publishing ethics, Racism, Reporting, Role Models, United States, War on women | Tagged , | 12 Comments

President Obama says that same-sex marriage is way cool.


On May 9th, President Obama came out in favor of same-sex marriage; sort of.  Acknowledging that it’s a matter of fairness that remains up to the states, he was planning to get around to it if and when convenient. There … Continue reading

Posted in Biden, Conservatives, Constitution, Discrimination, Empathy, Ideology, Justice, Limitation on Authority, Meddling, Nonsense, Obama, Opinion, Political Correctness, Politics, Religion, Same-sex marriage, Society, States' Rights, the Basics, United States | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

Trust but verify applies not only to foreign governments.


Governance of a free people requires their continuously earned trust.  Verification is needed to preserve that trust when it is justified and to destroy that trust when it is no longer justified. That is not solely the function of the … Continue reading

Posted in Abuse of Power, Birthers, China, Clinton, Culture, Dep't of Information, Elections, Empathy, Facts, Fairness, Free Press, free speech, Freedom, Government and individual choices, Government reliance, Holder, Ideology, Internet, Justice, Law and Order, Military, Natural Born, Obama, ObamaCare, Opinion, Political class, Political Correctness, Politics, Propaganda, Racism, Reporting, Right Wing, Society, U.S.S.R, United States | Tagged , , | 12 Comments

i deserv, i mean lik, yu no, more betr edutasion


the wurld aint fare and i deserv lots more betr stuff then i get.  mostli i deserv a gudd edutasion so i kan hav lotsa monie two liv gud and sav th wurld like i wanna. i weasted twelve years  … Continue reading

Posted in Could be worse, Cultural differences, Drug legalization, Empathy, Government reliance, Idiocy, Internet, Political Correctness, Politics, Satire, United States | 7 Comments

What happens after Korans are burned in Afghanistan?


Who did it, why and under what circumstances? What should and should not be done? The military justice system demands justice for our troops.  It does not permit revenge upon them to curry favor with others, even our enemies. The … Continue reading

Posted in Abuse of Power, Afghanistan, Appeasement, Command influence, Cultural differences, Empathy, Freedom, Headlines, Islamic rage, JAG, Justice, Koran burning, Korans, Law and Order, Limitation on Authority, Military, Military justice, Muslims, Obama, Opinion, Peace, Political Correctness, Religion, Riots, United States, Urination | Tagged , | 9 Comments

Murderers of the Fogel family in Israel are Heroes


U.S warmongers who urinate on dead Taliban heroes are war criminals. According to this article, Palestinian television aired an interview with the relatives of the Fogel family murderers earlier this month, praising the two cousins convicted with the brutal attack … Continue reading

Posted in Appeasement, Border closings, Cultural differences, Empathy, Fogel Family, Freedom, Impeachment, integration into society, Israel, Jews, Murder, Palestinian heroes, Political Correctness, Politics, Religion, Role Models, Satire, Society, Urination | Tagged , | 26 Comments

Jeremiah the Bullfrog for President


In the grand march for human rights at the United Nations, the edicts of which trump our silly old Constitution,  the regrettably backwards United States must cease her foot dragging. The Human Rights Council leads the way, although with little … Continue reading

Posted in Church of Global Warming, Constitution, Discrimination, Empathy, EPA, Global Warming, Idiocy, Law, Muslims, Natural Born, Peace, Political Correctness, Satire, Uncategorized, United States, voting rights | 2 Comments

>Comments posted to Judicial Empathy and Experience Article


>Thus far, more than two hundred comments have been posted to my 6 May 2009 article on empathy and judicial experience as criteria for selecting Supreme Court justices, published on this site and in the BlogCritics magazine. As of this … Continue reading

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