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Javaman

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July 2, 2024

well, lloyd doggett has lost my support. he just called for Biden to step down.

fuck him.

I voted for doggett in every election he has run in. no more.

July 2, 2024

(Sotomayor) Justice's dissent: 'The president is now a king above the law'

https://www.bbc.com/news/articles/c035zqe7lgro

Three justices have issued a blistering dissent to the US Supreme Court opinion granting Donald Trump partial immunity from prosecution, warning that it will allow presidential power to be used "for evil ends".

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Leading the liberals, Justice Sonia Sotomayor outlined hypothetical situations where the concept of immunity could apply.

"Orders the Navy's Seal Team 6 to assassinate a political rival?" she wrote. "Immune."

"Organizes a military coup to hold onto power? Immune. Takes a bribe in exchange for a pardon? Immune. Immune, immune, immune."

"Even if these nightmare scenarios never play out, and I pray they never do, the damage has been done," Justice Sotomayor wrote. "In every use of official power, the President is now a king above the law."

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July 2, 2024

So with this immunity, does that mean that Biden can overrule the Supreme Court?

Can he ask for an investigation into the supremes bribery?

July 2, 2024

Wouldn't all this days events fall under a constitutional crisis?

Ordinarily, I think it would, but you know, we live in a cartoon democracy.

No one is held accountable, felons are allow to run roughshod over our laws, we have conspiracy nuts taken as serious discourse. It goes on and on.

Cartoon democracy

June 28, 2024

The origin of Super Villians: Royal Flush Gang

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Royal_Flush_Gang

The Royal Flush Gang is a group of supervillains appearing in DC Comics. The group, which debuted in Justice League of America #43 (March 1966), use a playing card theme.[1] Their code names are based on the cards needed to form a royal flush in poker: Ace, King, Queen, Jack, and Ten. Joker occasionally affiliates himself with the gang, but is not a consistent member. The group returned to battle the Justice League of America many times, and also appeared in other comics, including Wonder Woman,[2] Formerly Known as the Justice League[3] and Superman. The group has been described as "some of the most original villains of their time".[4]

The gang has also appeared in many animated television adaptations, including The Super Powers Team: Galactic Guardians in 1985, Batman Beyond in 1999 and 2000,[5][6] Justice League in 2003 and 2005, and Batman: The Brave and the Bold in 2009 and 2010.

The Royal Flush Gang also made appearances in the live-action Arrowverse TV shows airing on the CW, renamed the Reston crime family. They debuted in the first season of Arrow in 2012,[7] and also appeared in the first and eighth season of The Flash in 2015 and 2021.[8] The comic book versions seen in the 2013 Forever Evil storyline were redesigned to follow the pattern set by their Arrow appearance.[9]

Publication history
The Royal Flush Gang first appeared in Justice League of America #43 in March 1966 under the leadership of Professor Amos Fortune and were created by Gardner Fox and Mike Sekowsky.[10]

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June 26, 2024

the orange asshole claims he will end the war in Ukraine within 24 hours if elected...

can we all just start calling him the new neville chamberlain?

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