Go Jogging Without Identification? Get Handcuffed And Manhandled Into Police Car

Imagine Andy Griffith doing this to a jogging jaywalker. Yeah, I can’t either. From the blog post of the eyewitness who video recorded what happened: Sitting at Starbucks, on the corner of 24th and San Antonio, I noticed a particularly odd situation. Two Austin Police officers standing outside the Castilian just lingering. Every time I looked back there was a different student holding a carbon copy of what looked to be a jay walking citation. Suddenly, one of the cops shouts at an innocent Read more […]

Ivy-Covered Adolescents of Racism

When President Obama took office, he promised to be a “uniter,” rather than a “divider” for the American people. Nearly four years later, America is much more divided than it was, and skin color has become almost synonymous with political party—to the point that support for Mitt Romney among blacks is said to be non-existent (or so say the reliably unreliable polls). Ann Coulter’s new book, Mugged: Racial Demagoguery from the Seventies to Obama, is doing precisely what Ann wanted it Read more […]