What TFC Blog Friends Are Blogging…

Blog links from friends of The Fifth Column… A comment worth promotion – Moe The Perfect Repubican Candidate – Jean Philippe Everybody Still Hates Scott Walker – WriteChic Shocking Video: Americans Arrested Violently at the Jefferson Memorial — for Dancing – Don In Mass Requiem For a Heavyweight: Jim Tressel Resigns – Beneath The Tin Foil Hat OK…Harold Camping got it… More What TFC Blog Friends Are Blogging…

In Shift, Justice Department is Hiring Lawyers With Civil Rights Backgrounds

After eight years of Bush policy in the Justice Department, this is welcomed news for all Americans. The New York Times Under the Obama administration, the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division has reversed a pattern of systematically hiring conservative lawyers with little experience in civil rights, the practice that caused a scandal over politicization during the… More In Shift, Justice Department is Hiring Lawyers With Civil Rights Backgrounds

Rolling Stone: Distort, Attack, Repeat – Fox News Stratergy

Rolling Stone Fox may look like a news broadcast, but it’s really the advance guard of the GOP distortion machine. An hour-by-hour look at how Fox turns Obama into the second coming of V.I. Lenin In a new Rolling Stone story, Tim Dickinson tells how onetime Nixon henchman Roger Ailes built Fox News into the most… More Rolling Stone: Distort, Attack, Repeat – Fox News Stratergy

Black Former NFL Player Pulled Over For Looking Like Someone ‘Transporting Drugs And Guns’

Walking while… Standing While… Driving while…Black seems to be alive and well.  The following incident happened “outside of Atlanta” which actually is no surprise since I live in the suburbs of Atlanta and have witnessed more than enough cases of profiling. Think Progress Last week, former NFL star Warrick Dunn was pulled over outside Atlanta, Georgia by… More Black Former NFL Player Pulled Over For Looking Like Someone ‘Transporting Drugs And Guns’