Expand the Supreme Court!

In 1864 the Republicans held the presidency and the US Senate. A vacancy occurred on the Supreme Court that year. Rather than fill the seat during an election year, President Abraham Lincoln announced that he would defer nominating a replacement and allow the winner of the 1864 election to make the selection. Today’s Republicans bear…

Medicare for All? Trump is handing it to us on a platter!

California v Texas, the Supreme Court case to be argued one week after the presidential election, could result in the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) being struck down by the court as unconstitutional, the position being argued by the Trump administration. Trump has previously stated that he would only nominate justices to the high court who…

Politically Incorrect: I am a Marxist-Lennonist.

The economics of Das Kapital, the worldview of John Lennon. Before the Armory came into being, I was publishing Notes on my Facebook profile which I called political grenades, weapons to be wielded in the war for animal rights. Those modest apothegms, aphorisms, and observations have grown to over thirty five hundred grenades and articles.…

22nd Kill at Golden Gate

Originally posted on Horseracing Wrongs:
In the 3rd at Golden Gate yesterday, Cool Hunter was a “went wrong, vanned off.” “Went wrong,” as my regular readers well know, is almost always code for dead. And indeed he is, as confirmed today by the CHRB. He was seven years old; ’twas his 40th time under the…