It’s funny how our political leaders decide what’s important and what isn’t important. I just can’t decide if it’s funny ha-ha or funny creepy. The following members of the U.S. House of Representatives have decided to throw their time and effort behind H. Res. 642,
“Comet to Swerve Closer to Earth than any other Comet in Centuries” So reads a headline from USA Today, with the subsequent article explaining that two comets (named 252P/LINEAR and P2016 BA14) will streak close by the Earth this week? How close? Amazingly, thrillingly close?
How many other payoffs did Antonin Scalia receive during his time as a Supreme Court Justice? It may well be that Scalia repeatedly ruled in favor of big business interests because he received financial rewards for doing so, rather than for any ideological reason.