Retired Cop Reveals LADOT’s Traffic Ticket Quotas

Ticket quotas are one of those things that everybody knows exist, but no one is supposed to talk about. You talk to most cops about them, and they’ll deny they even exist. They’ll tell you it’s all a myth. And the few cops that do acknowledge their existence and admit their propensity for abuse often face disciplinary action at work. The reliance on ticket quotas to ensure a certain amount of revenue for the department, city and/or county varies per department. A cop I know told me that Read more […]

Has GM Used Taxpayer Dollars To Send Jobs Overseas?

Barack Obama and Joe Biden repeatedly told the American public that Romney helped send American jobs overseas.  Biden said it so often that it sounded like a broken record or a looped sound bite, mindlessly playing the same thing over and over and over again until everyone is sick and tired of hearing it.  They said it so often that millions of gullible voters began believing them and voted for Obama. If the current rumors are true, I wonder how Obama and Biden would justify their part in doing Read more […]

Liberals Set Race-Based School Standards In Florida, Setting The Bar Lowest For Blacks

Miroslav Volf said: “Prejudice is a form of untruthfulness, and untruthfulness is an insidious form of injustice.” I would change that quote just slightly to say that condescension is a form of untruthfulness, and untruthfulness is an insidious form of injustice. Our country has evolved in such a way over the last 250 years that we have become a tiered society. While on a surface level we have progressed greatly in terms of racial issues, we have developed a much more insidious form of racism Read more […]

New Congress Is Most Diverse Ever. Who Cares?

The usually respectable Wall Street Journal has on its website a ridiculous article that should be seen as offensive to all thinking voters. It is about the new Congress that was sworn in yesterday and is titled “In a Diverse New Congress, Several ‘Firsts.'” (You have to be a subscriber to read it on, but Yahoo ran it as well.) It reads, in part: “[T]he House will have its first Hindu member,…” So? “…its first female combat veterans…” So? “…and its first openly bisexual Read more […]

Florida Says It’s OK That Minorities Don’t Read Well

Last week the Florida Board of Education decided to institute a new set of standards for grading students reading prowess in their state. Florida’s new student achievement goals are designed to take into account the unique family life and socioeconomic background of different races and there effect on student reading scores. In other words different races will be graded differently because as we all know we are all products of our environment. Florida like most states has been struggling with Read more […]