I saw my father last weekend.He looks pretty good for someone who will be ninety-one years old in a month! Something just reminded me of an awesome conversation we had when I was something like five years old. I had just been mouthing off and was calling my dad “stupid.” Dad: “Wait a minute. Let me ask […]
So I’m reading the majority opinion now on Brooklyn Diocese v. Cuomo, and so far it’s… not that awful? Scroll down for more. Click to access 20a87_4g15.pdf The majority is saying the regulations weren’t neutral, that they restricted religious gatherings more than other gatherings, and that they “gerrymandered” the red zone to include all the […]
Acquire:Half a bag of garbanzo beans soaked overnight (a can might work, IDK)1.5 tsp Morton kosher saltpinch of hot chili powder3 or 4 garlic cloves2 tsp cardamon1 tsp cumin seedsabout 1/4 cup olive oilabout 3Tbsp sesame oil or to tastehalf a store bunch of fresh cilantrohalf a store bunch of fresh parsley, or just double […]
First, here’s an article about actual name-brand white supremacist police officers. https://www.brennancenter.org/our-work/analysis-opinion/white-supremacist-links-law-enforcement-are-urgent-concern Now here’s a little story.
It’s here! The Ward 3B ballot! As usual, I’m sharing my ideas and picks. In this post I’m skipping all the elections for judges, because there are so many and I haven’t decided on most of them. Here are my ideas. President & Vice-President Biden/Harris ofc. Come on. Representative to Congress, 11th District This is […]
Here are some reasons why the Census people might be ringing your doorbell even though you already responded.
https://www.thelandcle.org/stories/cleveland-city-council-introduces-ordinance-to-improve-street-safety-for-vulnerable-road-users Paige Bennett’s recent article in The Land highlights Cleveland’s new “Complete and Green Streets” ordinance (676-2020) that was recently introduced by Councilman Kerry McCormack. According to the article this ordinance “has been in the works for two years and has already been reviewed by several groups.” Jacob VanSickle, the Bike Cleveland guy, had a […]
I spent half an hour listening to Frank Jackson and his people. I am still not entirely sure what the hell they said.
Let People Talk When someone says “abolish the police!” and you think that’s going too far, a good answer is “Wow, I think that’s going too far, and here’s why.” A bad answer is “So what she really means is reform the police.” I’m seeing a shit ton of the latter around news and social […]
Just so everyone is clear, Calvin Williams lied. (The Scene article is excellent.) I have three things to say about this. 0. I called it, exactly a month ago. This wasn’t complicated at all. When dozens of videos of the same event consistently don’t show the thing that the Chief of Police says happened, it […]