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My arms are getting tired from holding these buckets of water

Check out this entire editorial in the Register Citizen (CT)

Illegal drug seizures and purchases by police have tripled during the past decade. The dramatic increase indicates there are more illegal drugs on the streets in the Northwest Corner and there are more police officers on the beat to fight the drug local drug infiltration. […]

History lesson in Hawaii

Hawaii has been going overboard in its drug war zeal — the most recent addition being random suspicionless drug tests for all teachers. Rich Figel has a nice history lesson and challenge in Sunday’s Honolulu Star-Bulletin. He talks about the parallels to alcohol prohibition:

…we’re committing the same mistakes all over again. During the past […]

More fringe religious follies

Having been raised as the son of a minister (and therefore spending a lot of time considering the fundamental compassionate roots of Christianity), I got a bit of a sad chuckle out of this one (via Jim Henley, via Crooked Timber). If you’re unfamiliar with the new phenomenon of Conservapedia (billed as the answer to […]