Category Archives: personal responsibility

The demise of Pennsylvania politician Tim Murphy

Politico reports that Tim Murphy (R-PA) is heading into retirement with a wave of scandal engulfing him. Multiple top House Republicans during the past 24 hours pressured Murphy to resign once it became clear that the House Ethics Committee might … Continue reading

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“He doesn’t give a crap who he fires”

Now there’s a headline that will get your attention. Politico used it to describe what critics of Donald Trump think of his behavior. People who know Trump didn’t disagree, but they also responded with a combination of relative resignation and … Continue reading

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Wife of Wichita State basketball coach escorted from arena after game

The Associated Press has the details, which suggest Lynn Marshall displayed incredibly poor behavior. A security guard asked the wife of Wichita State coach Gregg Marshall to leave the lower bowl of Bankers Life Fieldhouse after she started loudly cursing shortly … Continue reading

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URGENT: Top English soccer club threatens to permanently ban certain fans

The Irish Times has the story. An unspecified number of fans were ejected from the London Stadium after fights broke out in the closing stages of the game, although the Met Police have stated there were no arrests.

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And the winner of the “Jerk Athlete of the Month” is…

Take your pick…

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Any pretense of Republican unity was shattered on Wednesday night

If one of the most important goals of any national political convention is to ensure a message of unity going forward, then the Republican Party is in big trouble. Its internal friction about whether Donald Trump is a real Republican … Continue reading

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Orlando: It’s about a lack of respect for our fellow man and woman

The news from Orlando is awful; the death toll is near 50 and the number of injured is about the same following one man’s insanity that led to a horrible scene at a gay nightclub. It won’t take long for … Continue reading

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