Veni. Vidi. Vici.
-Gaius Julius Caesar
The Only Thing to Fear is Fear Itself.
-Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom.
Alexis de Tocqueville
A guy pushed me while we were on the subway yesterday. I guess that means he's guilty of "assault up to and including rape."
Ex parte Quirin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Last edited by RightinNYC; 11-20-10 at 12:11 PM.
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.
RealClearPolitics - Terrorists Don't Belong in Civilian Courts
civil court the wrong venue: jim combat boots webb, once superstar senator from virginia, who defeated george allen for the job he's in great danger of losing, son of the hof coach of the redskins...
have you met virginia?
mcdonnell won by EIGHTEEN a year ago, on tsunami tuesday we took THREE house seats, came within 500 of a 4th (gerald connolly, fairfax, N VA, dc burbs, probably the most important house district in the nation), we dominate the commonwealth's house (oldest parliamentary body in the western hemisphere), 59 to 39...
the white house is gonna have to back down on this, just like the mosque (remember the mosque?), just like moving ksm to manhattan, just like closing gitmo, just like the fox news war, comprehensive immigration reform, global warming, cap and trade, ending rendition and detention and dadt, taxing the rich, pulling out of afghanistan next july, cutting the deficit in half, capping unemployment at 8%...
just a buncha lame ducks
Last edited by The Prof; 11-20-10 at 12:17 PM.
When people feel that loud music is "torture" you know they have trivialized the process to such an extent that few terrorists will ever be found guilty. Millions of Americans will die as a result but it will all be for a noble cause.
The reason he was found innocent on so many charges was because the vast majority of the charges brought against him were for murder. He was found innocent because he did not directly kill anyone, if the prosecution had decided to charge him with 200 or so counts of conspiracy to murder instead of murder itself he probably would have been found guilty.