Midday Commentary on a Week’s Worth of News — July 2, 2015

I really had no clue how to tackle the entire spectrum of news coming out of SCOTUS last week, so instead I did what any reasonable person would do, I ran and hid. So with a little time to digest it all, here are just a few take-aways: • To the Tumblerina Twitterati FB SJWs, you are doing amazing work. Keep it up! I definitely think your efforts helped to sway a few of the SCOTUS justices, especially Alito, who’s a known lurker in multiple subreddits. • Relying on the…

Jim Dabakis: My trip to Delta

Twenty-one year old Rick Jones was robbed, had ‘Die Fag’ carved into his arms and was forced to drink bleach. It happened in Delta, Utah (pop 3,485). But it doesn’t stop there. Five days later, the words “Die Fag” were spray-painted on his and his family’s house. And last week, a Molotov cocktail was thrown through the young man’s bedroom. Q Salt Lake broke this story. Kudos to Michael Aaron (support QSL). Soon after Q Salt Lake posted his story, I received a call from a national news source asking for a comment. The tone of the…