The assorted 'Patriots' who gathered in Oregon to ensure with that the evil BLM not burn out a couple of miners are packing up their private militias and going home -- thanks to the due process they claimed they weren't getting.
When Fox News attacked a college professor's currciulum, it created an opening for white supremacists to attack, complete with threats.
First the assembled 'Patriots' whip themselves into a stew over supposed mercenaries. Then a helicopter flies over, and the guns come out.
Local residents in Oregon decided to speak out against the thuggish intimidation tactics of the Oath Keepers and other 'Patriots' who have come rumbling into their quiet neck of the woods. So of course the extremists decided to prove them right by harassing them.
So much for Bundy Ranch Redux: The big Oath Keepers rally outside the BLM offices in Medford, Oregon, on Thursday was a real snoozer.
With dreams of Cliven Bundy-style anti-government resistance dancing in their heads, Oath Keepers and other 'Patriots' have descended upon southwestern Oregon. Problem is, there's no standoff and nothing to wave their guns at.
Chris Simcox is a master manipulator, as the mother of the child he allegedly molested well knows. He's been manipulating the system so that he can victimize her daughter a second time, on his way to prison.
The conventional wisdom has held that the presence of big ships has not been a big problem for endangered orcas in the Salish Sea. That view may be about to change.
The mother of one of Chris Simcox's alleged child-molestation victims says keeping the court system from victimizing her daughter a second time has been a long and lonely battle.
Common sense prevailed late this week when an Arizona State Supreme Court justice called a halt to ex-Minuteman leader Chris Simcox's child-molestation trial so the courts can consider whether he should be allowed to cross-examine his alleged young victims.
SeaWorld has been blitzing the airwaves claiming that the killer whales in the company's care live just as long as orcas in the wild. Well, a lie gussied up with mischaracterized science and statistics is still a lie.
They held a nice protest out in front of SeaWorld Florida in Orlando on Saturday, and some uninvited guests showed up. Actually, they apparently were invited -- by someone associated with SeaWorld.
A small group of self-described 'Patriots' descended on the Washington state capitol in Olympia and demanded the removal of the flag of China, displayed to honor the visiting ambassador. Then they claimed victory when it came down as planned.
Chris Simcox is insisting not only on acting as his own attorney in his child-molestation trial, he's insisting on cross-examining the little girls he allegedly molested. Now his trial appears to be in limbo again.
SeaWorld has gone off the deep end, resorting to petty smear campaigns and ugly intimidation in its campaign to silence former orca trainer John Hargrove -- just like a certain cult we all know.