Archives for: April 2009, 29

Specter's departure no "wake up call" for GOP

re "Specter's Departure a Wake Up Call for GOP", Dan Balz, Washington Post, 4/28/09 http://voices.washingtonpost.com/44/2009/04/28/specters_departure_a_wake_up_c.html?hpid=topnews To the editor: If Arlen Specter's switch to the Democratic Party… more »

In narrow ruling, Supreme Court upholds large fines for "fleeting expletives"

In one of the several stupid f*&@ing decisions made by this Supreme Court, the Court by a 5-4 vote ruled in the case of the goddam FCC v Fox Television that $225,000 fines for the brief use of expletives on broadcast airways were permissible under cu… more »