Browsing Month January, 2015
A couple decades ago, I had a wife, two children and a 1977 Dodge van. The last had a 318-cubic-inch engine that powered me along at about 22 miles per gallon on the Interstate. But we more often measured gas… Read the rest[...read more]
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By Democracy Rising
A day after ruling that the Legislative Reapportionment Commission’s (LRC) plan for PA legislative districts is “contrary to law,” three of the seven justices on the PA Supreme Court left for Puerto Rico without explaining exactly what… Read the rest[...read more]
On January 22, Penn State University’s legendary football coach, Joe Paterno passed away of complications from lung cancer. Paterno, who remains an icon to many a Penn State fan, boasted an unrivaled 46-year career, where he not only won more… Read the rest[...read more]
By the time this is readable, I won’t be where I am, visiting kinfolk in New England. I was raised near here, on the shore of a rather large pond – large enough to support three pair of loons, their… Read the rest[...read more]
(Harrisburg, PA) -Eric Epstein, cofounder of Rock the Capital said, “The Supreme Court has lived up to its role as an impartial legal referee and provided a necessary emergency brake to a runaway Commission. Rather than robotically follow the
Gov. Tom Corbett (R-Pa.) praised Joe Paterno and ordered flags on all state buildings to fly at half-staff for four days.
That would be the same Tom Corbett who had said he was “personally disappointed” in Joe Paterno for not… Read the rest[...read more]
“Ola, Amigo! Pack your bags, we’re going to Mexico!” bubbled Dr. Franklin Peterson Comstock III, faux physician and money-maker.
“Yeah, I could use a decent vacation,” I replied, figuring he’d pay for both of us since he had just set… Read the rest[...read more]
In Pennsylvania, it’s called SLAPP – Strategic Lawsuits Against Public Participation – and it’s illegal. And maybe it’s too specific.
The Pennsylvania law specifically grants immunity to anyone who seeks to have their elected representatives enforce environmental law and find… Read the rest[...read more]