Daily Archives: June 5, 2009

Ricky Bobby endorses this blog

Not all blogs are created equal. 8 lbs. 4 oz. Baby Jesus approves of IMAO.  And he doesn’t condemn Sschmassh Mouth Politics, either. So far.

If you ain't IMAO, yer last!

If you ain't IMAO, yer last!

Here’s to that dumbass kestrel at Cobalt6

Coochinelli  has it right. Your ignorance knows no bounds. A duly elected Constitutional Officer does not “support the Constitution of the U.S. and of the Commonwealth of Virginia” by blindly following orders. If the elected official believes that an Act enacted by the legislature is unconstitutional, he has a seperate duty to use his own judgment to determine whether the legislation is constitutional. A good recent example was when G.W. Bush signed the McCain-Feingold Act into law despite having his own deep reservations about whether it was a violation of the U.S. Constitution.  The Act was passed by Congress, and Bush neglected to use exercise his own discretion to determine that it was un-Constitutional.  He should have vetoed the Act if he thought it was unconstitutional. 
An older example from here in Virginia was Wilder v. Attorney General of Virginia, 247 Va. 119 (1994). Gov. Wilder wanted to hire special counsel to replace Att. Gen. Mary Sue Terry to represent the Virginia Retirement System. A.G. Terry believed that the Governor was exceeding the scope of his power and she challenged his authority to do so.  The Va. Supreme Court ultimately ruled in favor of the Governor, but this shows that A.G.s are not lap-dogs, required to roll over and play dead whenever ordered to do something by the Governor or the Legislature.  She exercised her own discretion. Continue reading

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A little Rule 5 is in order.  Bikinis anyone?]

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Great News for America! Obama’s strong disapproval ratings Movin on Up

As one of the few, the proud, who have never, ever believed a damn word he has uttered, it is pleasing to see that the beer goggles are wearing off, and people are beginning to see this lying progressive piece of shit for what he is.  I won’t say I told you so. I’ll say welcome back to sanity.

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