Regarding the ongoing situation in Baltimore, to quote Comrade Misfit: "Yes, a lot of what goes on in any riot is opportunism and hooliganism. Yet, one should not lose sight of how well the ground was prepared for it." Speaking of which:
Lawyers, Guns & Money: The Fourth Amendment, traffic stops, and arbitrary and abusive police behavior.
Meanwhile, in happier news:
Outside the Beltway: Republicans can't stop a nuclear deal with Iran.
And looking at that in broader political terms: SCOTUS, same-sex marriage, and the electoral viability of the GOP.
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