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We get stoopider in Afghanistan

Via TalkLeft comes this article about an upcoming showdown (which I paraphrase):

Karzai: “You tortured prisoners!” U.S.: “Oh yeah? Well… you have poppies!”

Freeport, Illinois gets it

Freeport is a town of about 26,000 in the middle of a large agricultural area in Northern Illinois. And yet, the Freeport Journal Standard editorial today nails Congress as far as mandatory minimums and the drug war: Mandatory Minimums a Smoke Screen.

Lost in the debate over Terri Schiavo and the filibuster – two less […]

Monitoring Medicine Purchases a Sick Idea

Assistant Editor Michael Smith has it right in today’s Galveston County Daily News:

Some in the Texas Legislature think the police ought to know how much cold and allergy medicine you’re buying.

They want consumers’ names entered in a log at the drugstore every time they buy remedies, such as Nyquil, Sudafed and Tylenol, that […]