Steve King and Lawnmowers

Rep. Steve King, probably the second dumbest man in Congress (behind Louis Gohmert, who is really difficult to top for sheer stupidity), appears to be rather fixated on the possibility of people marrying their lawnmowers. He introduced Mike Huckabee at a campaign stop in Iowa by saying that the marriage ruling allows that. And it isn’t the first time.
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Trump is Against Mexicans Taking Our Jobs. Unless They Work For Him.

Donald Trump has been caught in yet another huge contradiction. He’s made opposition to immigration the centerpiece of his campaign, claiming that our jobs are going to Mexico and China (never mind that he has his line of clothing made there). And now it turns out that he has sought to get visas for more than 1000 foreign workers at his own companies.
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Teacher, School Settle Church State Case in Colorado

A couple months ago, a teacher in Florence, Colorado filed a lawsuit against the school alleging rampant violations of the Establishment Clause by the school, nearly all of them involving a local church that was allowed to use school facilities and proselytize students and faculty. The two sides have now reached a settlement in that case and a consent decree has been issued. Among other allegations in the case:
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Police Union Defends Abusive NYPD Officers Caught on Tape

Yeah I know, that’s a man bites dog headline if ever there was one. The two officers seen on tape beating the crap out of a guy — a black guy, of course — who was cooperating with them, unarmed and with his hands up, have been suspended from street duty. But the union is offering vile and ridiculous arguments to defend them:
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