Oregon Republican Senator Threatens State Troopers, Warning Them to ‘Come Heavily Armed’ (Reader Steve)
The author writes, “Tensions were already smoldering in the Oregon Senate Wednesday, when Sen. Brian Boquist, R-Dallas, poured gasoline on the situation, suggesting he would shoot and potentially kill any state trooper sent to haul him unwillingly back to the Capitol.”
Justice Alito Just Wrote the Most Terrifying Sentence to Appear in a SCOTUS Opinion in Years (Reader Steve)
The author writes, “On the surface, Gundy v. United States is a victory for a vibrant government and the democratic constitutional order that’s prevailed in the United States for many decades…Scratch just one inch below the surface, however, and Gundy is the harbinger of an anti-government revolution.”
Tom Cotton Wages Lonely Campaign to Attack Iran (DonkeyHotey)
From Politico: “Tom Cotton wants to bomb Iran, and he has Trump’s ear.”
Transgender Rights Get Important Win in Ninth Circuit (Reader Stephanie)
The author writes, “A decision issued Friday means anti-transgender policies must have an ‘exceedingly persuasive justification’ to be constitutional.”
Dolphins Form Friendships Through Shared Interests Just Like Us (Mili)
The author writes, “When it comes to making friends, it appears dolphins are just like us and form close friendships with other dolphins that have a common interest. The research provides further insight into the social habits of these remarkable animals.”
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