Random Quotations – September 27th, 2020

Six items in total…

“The employee was killed when a 2,700-pound excavator bucket that had not been properly attached fell on him as he worked in a trench, according to facts read into the record in court in Oshawa Monday, Sept. 21… An investigation revealed that the excavator operator was not familiar with the full safety checking procedure set out in a user’s manual for the machinery, court heard. It was noted that the manual was in English, which the operator did not speak.” – Jeff Mitchell, “Company fined $125,000 for fatal accident on Oshawa job site” – Oshawa This Week, September 22nd, 2020.

“Americans have two choices on November 3: stand with law and order, which means a straight Republican ticket, or forever yield to the mob. We must hope they choose wisely.” – Andrea Widburg, “The lack of Breonna Taylor indictments triggered riots all over the place” – American Thinker, September 24th, 2020.

“What is it that causes some to constantly measure how much they are hated? What kind of people demand their host nation be intimately familiar with their past? We learned this week that once again, some Jews are upset by the fact that a considerable segment of the American people refuse to see the past exactly as they themselves see it.” – Gilad Atzmon, “Millennials and the Holocaust” – Unz Review, September 21st, 2020.

“The professor at Wilfrid Laurier University attributes the incident to her activism in the ‘Defund the Police’ movement. No corroborating evidence was submitted to law enforcement, because she felt that ‘racialized communities do not always feel safe reporting incidents to police’.” – Mia Cathell, “CBC News quietly edits article about car break-in that anti-police activist said was ‘white supremacy’” – The Post Millennial, September 23rd, 2020.

“The Justice Department declared New York City, Portland and Seattle as ‘anarchist jurisdictions’ that can have federal funding ripped away for failing to clamp down on violence according to its criteria… It listed the three cities as among those ‘that have permitted violence and destruction of property to persist and have refused to undertake reasonable measures to counteract criminal activity’.” – K. Walker, “Boom: Department of Justice labels three Democrat cities ‘anarchist jurisdictions’ – here’s the 411” – Clash Daily, September 21st, 2020.

“It seems that for the left, they’ve got no boyfriends to throw sex harassment charges at her with, as they tried with Kavanaugh, and in any case, they’ve been to that well twice before. Therefore all they have to grasp at in the life of this spotless judge is making her Catholicism the issue… They’ve got nothing but good references, a sterling record, and fine character reports, that is why they’ve suddenly decided that Catholicism, and its 51 million adherents in the U.S., is reason enough to keep someone off the Supreme Court.” – Monica Showalter, “It has started: Bill Maher kicks off bid to make Amy Coney Barrett look like a religious nut” – American Thinker, September 26th, 2020.