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Ohio’s stinking “Republican”¬†Secretary of State John (“Yes, the kind that pays for whores”) Husted has finally hit the US Supreme Court jackpot: the five partisan Wingnuts thereon are helping “Republicans” steal yet another election:

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The nation’s highest court on Monday granted an emergency plea from state officials to block a lower court’s order expanding statewide early voting days and times.

The court issued its order without an opinion or explanation, noting the court’s liberal Justices Ruth Bader Ginsberg, Stephen G. Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Kagan would not have granted the stay. Chief Justice John G. Roberts and Justices Samuel Alito, Clarence Thomas, Antonin Scalia and Anthony M. Kennedy voted to grant the stay.

Ohio’s disastrous 2004 election shows the state cannot operate an election on only one day, argued attorneys for the ACLU. In papers filed in Supreme Court on Saturday, they said early voting, including Sunday “Souls to the Polls” events, have become woven into the fabric of Ohio’s democratic process.

“That election [in 2004] resulted in waiting times to vote that stretched into the day after Election Day and failed to provide meaningful access to the ballot for tens of thousands of Ohio voters,” they wrote. “Ohio thus comes to court with dirty hands.”

And the Repubs amongst the Supremes, who illegally installed an illegitimate occupant (Bush the Lesser) to the office of the Presidency, have even dirtier hands. Hands they now proudly display, filth and bloodstains plain to see.

All pretense of legitimacy is now gone, and the Roberts Court has fully revealed its true intent: the permanent takeover of our government by their ideological “soul” mates and paymasters in the GOP. Surprised? You shouldn’t be.

The Teapubbies announced their intention to do so back in the 1970’s. In the Powell Memo, they laid out their plan to seize control of the media, the economy, and the government. Click the link and read it.

The only way, and by that I mean the ONLY F***ING WAY to save this country from the tender mercies of the Rightish Inquisition is for the rest of us to VOTE in this election. Vote against every Elephant on every ballot in every race. Take back the House and keep the Senate.

That way, some actual jurists can be placed on the Supreme Court, replacing the corrupt partisan Repub motherf***ers who just f***ed tens of thousands of us out of our right to vote.

Vote, vote, vote. Take all your friends and family too. Vote while you still can.

Mr. Blunt and Cranky

Yes, this is a week late, but she’s 12+ YEARS late, so let’s not get too arsed about a mere seven days, OK? In this article:, we read about her “misgivings” and “regrets” over her role in the Bush V. Gore ruling. Of course, her regrets are mostly because she didn’t like the reign of Bush The Dumber, which is pretty shallow of her, to put it mildly.

Putting it less mildly, she should be wracked with guilt for trashing the Constitution: You see, the Constitution DOES NOT F***ING ALLOW THE F***ING SUPREME COURT TO DO ONE F***ING THING to resolve a slate of disputed Electors. That power is reserved to Congress. Period.

So, instead of being regretful over her unconstitutional actions in 2000, she’s hacked off because she didn’t like the Shrub. The Supreme Court violated the separation of powers, and crapped on the Constitution they claimed to respect, and all she cares about is her “legacy”. News flash: it’s already a tarnished, corroded piece of crap legacy, and crying crocodile tears won’t change it one whit.

What a lying sack of s***.

Sandra, we have your Crown O’ Polished Turds, and it should suit you to a Tee…

Mr. Blunt and Cranky