I am Tom Freeland, a lawyer in Oxford, Mississippi. The picture in the header is my law office. I'm on Twitter as NMissC

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Mark Sanford / John Edwards movie titles

From Susan Orlean’s Twitter Feed: “Road to Argentina” is first of Sanford/Edwards road movies, followed by “Two Men and My Aide’s Baby”.”

Absalom, Absalom?

At his first post-Argentina-cabinet meeting, Gov. Sanford explains that his decision going forward will have a Biblical basis:

I have been doing a lot of soul searching on that front. What I find interesting is the story of David, and the way in which he fell mightily, he fell in very very significant ways. […]

Sunday various

Nixon and Elvis are up there in honor of past odd celebrity/presidential encounters; why its there will come clear as you read the next bullet. Two odd bits about Justice Roberts– AP reports (again– they came up during his confirmation hearings) that Roberts, while working in the White House Counsel’s office, was […]

I’m sure this isn’t the final irony to the Sanford story

Stanford voted to impeach Bill Clinton, saying it wasn’t just about lying under oath, it was a bigger lie about promises between a man and a woman.  He also stuck some harpoons into majority leader Livingston during the whole impeachment mess.  ThinkProgress both reported all this, plus some of Sanford’s remarks from back then, […]

Who’d a thought it

Governor Sanford:  “The bottom line is I’ve been unfaithful to my wife. I developed a relationship with a dear, dear friend in Argentina. It started as I guess many of these things do, a casual e-mail back and forth. Here recently over the last year, it developed as something much more than that. As […]

Whining about the way things are

Why does South Carolina get to lose their Republican governor and we have to keep ours?