SCOTUS on Guns and Gitmo

Posted by Katherine | Tuesday, July 1st, 2008

[taberandrew / Flickr] The Supreme Court's 2007-2008 term just ended with two decisions that are resonating on the campaign trail. Number one: in a Second Amendment case, the Court struck down DC's handgun ban. Number two: the Court confirmed the habeus corpus rights of Guantanamo prisoners; they can challenge their ...

Self-Portrait: A “Bitter” American

Posted by Katherine | Wednesday, April 16th, 2008

Kurt Womack from Prescott, AZ, describes himself as a "proud 'typical white person' NRA member and talk radio listener." He was not happy about Obama's remark about bitter small towners clinging to religion and guns. This self-portrait (found by James Mills) is his response: [89AKurt / Flickr] In describing the photo, he ...