Day: January 24, 2006

This is good news

Turkey has dropped charges against novelist Orhan Pamuk for insulting “Turkishness.” Orhan Pamuk went on trial for telling a Swiss newspaper in February that Turkey is unwilling to deal with two of the most painful episodes in recent Turkish history:…

Updating the Blogroll

And I know there are lots of y’all who I’m missing. Being a busy law student, I don’t have as much time as I’d like to search around for like-minded and/or interesting blogs. So if you aren’t on my list,…

Right-Wing Abortion Views

Today, Joseph Farah does a nice job of laying out every ridiculous right-wing argument against abortion. Let’s take a look, because it’s pretty clear that the man just didn’t do his research:

Anti-Choicers Focus on Alito

For all the liberal hang-wringing and questioning about whether Alito will attempt to overturn Roe or not, the anti-choicers on the other side of the aisle seem pretty confident. While Mr. Bush made no explicit mention of his nomination of…

Skeleton Key

Tim Nardiello has been reinstated as the U.S. skeleton coach after several sexual-harassment complaints. Now, I don’t know what happened between him and the female skeleton riders(?) , but it seems too easy for him to dismiss the complaints of…