Nifong Disbarred

GREAT NEWS!. Mike Nifong, the prosecutor of the infamous Duke Rape Case, has been officially disbarred. Apparently Nifong himself admits that the punishment is “appropriate,” and his defense attorney appears to have taken the tack in his closing statement that Nifong committed “multiple, egregious mistakes,” but “not intentionally.” In other words, the case was open-and-shut.…

Slandering Ron Paul

No good deed goes unpunished. Thanks to Ron Paul shaking up the pre-election season by talking truth to power at the Republican debates, he’s become something of a minor celebrity in the pop commentariat circles. It won’t last, of course. I rate Paul’s chances of actually winning the nomination pretty bleak. And I even have…