The Sunday Dog: I Confess…the Courts are Wrong

On Friday, a panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit denied a new trial for Brendan Dassey, a juvenile defendant accused of aiding in the murder and rape of a Wisconsin woman. Dassey, the subject of the Netflix series “Making of a Murderer,” was sixteen when police interrogated him without … Continue reading The Sunday Dog: I Confess…the Courts are Wrong

The Daily Dog: A Pig in Potatoes

WARNING: This commentary, like Donald Trump's personality, contains graphic language that may be offensive to some readers. Last October, Donald Trump appeared on CNN and made a statement following the embarrassment of a leaked Access Hollywood tape. During the live broadcast, Trump confirmed the existence of the tape and his lewd and offensive comments. This … Continue reading The Daily Dog: A Pig in Potatoes

The Daily Dog: A Pun in the Oven for T-day

Donald Trump caused some brief confusion on Tuesday when he announced the pardons of “Drumstick” and "Wishbone.” Some White House reporters scrambled to determine the code names of the two persons possibly targeted by Special Counsel Robert Muller, while others desperately sought records to confirm whether Trump’s two sons had changed their names from Eric … Continue reading The Daily Dog: A Pun in the Oven for T-day

The Daily Dog: Not a One Man Apprentice Show

Decades before the Trump regime, and years before Sanctuary Cities were necessary and chic, San Francisco passed the City and County of Refuge ordinance in 1989. The law prohibited city employees from using city funds or resources to assist Immigration and Customs Enforcement from executing federal immigration law. Four years ago, the city added to … Continue reading The Daily Dog: Not a One Man Apprentice Show

The Daily Dog: The Elephant in the…

In yet another destructive move aimed to disassemble his predecessor’s achievements in the White House, Donald Trump this week reversed a policy on the import of African elephant ivory. Wildlife advocates and conservationists criticized the policy shift saying that it will put earth’s largest land mammal in harm’s way…from over-privileged white men. Who ever imagined … Continue reading The Daily Dog: The Elephant in the…