Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Politisippi

Trademarks, registered or otherwise

Apropos of the current news on the de-registration of the Redskins’ trademark, David Post has an illuminating discussion of what that actually means under...

Jesus died for your rape?

Katie Landry, who was raped by a coworker several times during the summer before she started attending Bob Jones, didn’t tell anyone about her...

Michelle Byrom: Miss. Supreme Court denies Attorney General’s request for...

Recall that, in the last round, the Mississippi Supreme Court reversed Michelle Byrom’s conviction; it seemed fairly clear that the reversal was because there...

“It’s alive!”– Who’d think that it would turn around and kill...

This is the clip Colbert played to introduce his bit about Cantor’s defeat, noting Cantor played a part in creating the Tea Party. Click here...

The Texas Playboys bring sandlot baseball to Oxford this Saturday. And,...

It’s hard to fully call it sandlot– it’s going to be in Swayze Field, against an Oxford team, the Mississippi Flood, formed for the...

Memory, and a thing about Oral History

2nd Update:  I am now completely convinced this is the building that now houses Funky’s and will post more about this later. Update:  Information in...

B.B. King’s last Indianola homecoming concert, Sunday 5/25/14

He will be playing for free in the afternoon in the park.  The festival closer at Club Ebony will be a show with Bobby...

A couple of observations on part of what is outrageous about...

These charges about these cases about the invasion of Rose Cochran’s privacy are outrageous.  The degree to which they charge outrageous conduct makes one...

Well, interesting: Mark Mayfield, vice-chairman of Mississippi Tea Party arrested in...

That’s Mayfield with candidate McDaniel in the photo from the Clarion-Ledger. The Clarion Ledger reports the arrest, and that there has been one other arrest,...