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Clueless

I’ve long considered the American Family Association to be one of those annoying, hateful and un-Christian organizations that we must tolerate as a free society. Now I add “clueless” to the list.
I don’t watch any prime-time TV, so I haven’t seen CBS’s Swingtown, but the American Family Association sure had some things to say about the show’s “offensive” content. That’s nothing new. But in the list of outrages, I was bemused by their helpful translation of drug slang…

At a party in a neighbor’s home, one woman continues to ask the host and another guest for “coke” (heroin).

They must be on “crack” (laxatives).

Meddling?

Bizarre headline: Mexico accuses U.S. of meddling in drug war Meddling? Don’t they know that the drug war is a wholly owned subsidiary of the U.S. Government? It’s ours, baby. Sure, we license out some franchises — some directly, some through the UNODC — but it’s our war. We’re McDonald’s and if you want your […]