The week that was

“A gun is like a parachute. If you need one, and don’t have one, you’ll probably never need one again.”

Eric Holder resigned this week. His departure comes weeks before the Justice Department will be forced to release documents regarding Fast and Furious. Holder can now freely revert to his maiden name, Eric Withholder.

Thousands of demonstrators came together in Manhattan earlier this week to protest global warming as part of the People’s Climate March. The rally was held just two days after a summer freeze cut growing seasons prematurely short in New York and New England. It was an inconvenient truth. 

A convert to Islam beheaded a woman in Oklahoma because she and other former co-workers would not convert. The MSM will not be covering the story, however, because the assailant was stopped by a man with a gun. Another inconvenient truth.

Dinesh D’Souza was sentenced to five years probation and eight months in a community confinement center because he gave too much of his money away. I thought the government encouraged redistribution of wealth?

George Clooney is getting married this weekend after many years of living the bachelor lifestyle. If George can do it, what’s stopping the rest of us?

Teresa Mull is managing editor of Human Events.