A very quick run-through of the February 9, 2017 decision in State of Washington v. Trump.
An explainer on a suddenly-controversial section of tax law.
A most interesting symposium indeed!
Hear President Trump ROAR.
Welcome to Dystopia Week. Let’s begin by taking a moment to understand why we write this way in the first place.
Renewing our call for posts
By special request.
Time to sharpen your fictional whetstones!
The Supreme Court hangs in the balance. Will Joe Biden throw away this shot?
Burt and Natasha Likko prepare for a Thanksgiving feast that promises to be a bit… eccentric.
In which Burt Likko tries to convince you, and himself, that it’s not going to be that bad.
Knowing that it’s time to say goodbye doesn’t make doing it any easier.
A status check on technological disruption in the legal profession.
An intellectual experiment. Let’s play the role of electoral fraudster. Come, and conspire for a moment, and let us see whether we might realize benefit from subverting the integrity of American democracy.
…And whether we’ve now been presented with evidence that this is actually happening.
It’s come down to this. Vanilla Bean Ice Cream, French Vanilla Ice Cream is calling you out!
(Featured image is of a retired DC-9 that was used as Air Force Two.)
A preview of selected cases appearing on the United States Supreme Court’s docket for the 2016-2017 Term.
A debate heavy on personality and light on policy, with some surprising oversights and some agreements that in any other election cycle would be surprising to note.
We knew it would eventually come to this. It had to. And now, here it is. Also, what Burt Likko plans do be doing during the debate, and chances are, you’re going to be jealous of him when you learn it.
Join the League!
An assessment of executive managerial skills put on display for the nation to see.
A part biopic, part spy thriller, and mostly true story from Poland during the Bad Old Days of the Cold War.
Reaching for the reset button again.
Fantasy football, that is.
Political orientation is a journey, not a polestar. This year is an especially good one to take stock of where you are, and how you got there. We hope you’ll share with us.
See you in Stumptown!
So… who’s running the show right now?
A very brief movie review.
So that happened. Kinda fast, actually.
Not a lot known just yet about what happened during Bastille Day celebrations on the Promenade des Anglais in Nice, France.
Are you playing in Ordinary Times‘ Veepstakes Fundraiser? Why not?
Burt Likko stumbles into a Black Lives Matter rally.
A reminder: Leaguefest 2016 is July 29-31 in Portland, Oregon
A call for calm and caution despite calamity.
Originally run on his private blog way back in 2011, Burt Likko offers an editor’s view of the organic document of the United States of America.
In which Burt Likko navigates a moral and legal dilemma.
We proudly announce the launch of our second satellite project, Common Law.