Kiss Your Democracy Goodbye

“A federal court in Alexandria, Va. on Thursday struck down a federal ban on corporate campaign contributions, in a case with potentially dramatic ramifications for a campaign finance regulatory system under siege by legal and regulatory attacks.” [Politico]

11 comments:

6:02 pm • Friday • May 27, 2011

No one should be surprised by this.

6:22 pm • Friday • May 27, 2011

Speaking of fascist assholes, FUCK GEERT WILDER.

It’s no wonder he gets along so well with our homegrown Taliban like Atlas Juggs – he doesn’t have any connection to reality *either*.

6:28 pm • Friday • May 27, 2011

Now this is different from legalized bribery because… ?

7:55 pm • Friday • May 27, 2011

Another district judge went the other way, which sets us up for another 5-4 fucking.

8:46 pm • Friday • May 27, 2011

Don’t know how long this will last, but I’m glad someone told Scotty to go fuck himself.

9:41 pm • Friday • May 27, 2011

@al2o3cr: This is an OUTRAGE, I tell you!

10:41 pm • Friday • May 27, 2011

You can eat raw bacon, right?

12:00 am • Saturday • May 28, 2011

T/J: I just read that Gil Scott-Heron died today.

12:41 am • Saturday • May 28, 2011

I was planning on posting this one today under Majesty of the Law but I think I forgot to take the Xanax or Wellbutrin this morning so I was too verklempt.

1:37 am • Saturday • May 28, 2011

@JNOV is rockin’ the Paradise TONIGHT: It certainly comes out the other end quicker that way.

@Dodgerblue: Been drinking to the news for the last few hours.

6:58 am • Saturday • May 28, 2011

@flypaper: Yeah. I decided not to take a chance, and I read the package. Just because something is cured doesn’t mean it won’t give you the hershey squirts.

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