Letter Re: Pound Sand, Your Honor

James or Hugh, Regarding Odds & Sods, Monday, 6 July 2015 in reference to New American Article; “Pound Sand, Your Honor. More Americans Want States To Ignore Federal Courts”, apparently there is some ignorance afoot about the federal courts, and the federal government. The citizens need to learn that the federal government was created by the original states and allotted certain specific duties for each branch to carry out, and given ONLY those duties. Thomas Jefferson, in 1798, and James Madison, in 1799, together established the legal action of NULLIFICATION; as a legal means for the citizens and states to …

Economics and Investing:

Tsipras Betrays Referendum, Sells Out to the Banks – H.L. o o o China Stocks and the New York Stock Exchange Shutdown: The Untold Story – H.L. o o o It’s Not If But When the Government Seizes Private Retirement Savings – B.B. o o o Brief interview w/Paul Craig Roberts. This is the best analysis of the E.U./Greek crisis you’ll hear. Why can’t a few more people step forward and frame this thing as plainly as P.C.R.? The whole interview is a grand slam homer, but if you can only listen for five minutes, minute 12 to minute 17 …

Odds ‘n Sods:

New SWAT Documents Give Snapshot of Ugly Militarization of U.S. Police – H.L. o o o Texans organize to keep their own eye on Jade Helm – T.P. o o o Video: An interesting take on homemade firearms case. o o o Legitimizing the problem: ‘Production Versus Plunder’ ~ Part 15 o o o A Dallas census worker harasses a home owner for over 30 minutes when told the home owner doesn’t want to participate in a voluntary survey.

Hugh’s Quote of the Day:

“And have ye not read this scripture; The stone which the builders rejected is become the head of the corner: this was the Lord’s doing, and it is marvellous in our eyes? And they sought to lay hold on him, but feared the people: for they knew that he had spoken the parable against them: and they left him, and went their way.” Mark 12:10-12 (KJV)