Friday, April 17th, 2009
Daffy gets drafted.
Some beautiful night photography. Favorite night photos taken by your humble Agitator here, here, here, here, and here.
If you’re wondering, yes, Obama is spending a hell of a lot worse than Bush. And Bush was the biggest spender since LBJ–by some estimates since FDR.
California judge orders police to return confiscated marijuana to medical marijuana patient.
Terrific editorial in the Wall Street Journal on red light and speed cameras, traffic safety, and motorist freedom.
Vermont may legalize “sexting” to prevent teens from being prosecuted as sex offenders for “exploiting” themselves. Seems odd to pass a law explicitly allowing minors to send around nude photos of themselves. But when police and prosecutors can’t be trusted to show proper discretion and restraint in these cases, laws like this one become necessary.
Walter Olson has more on the Food Safety Modernization Act of Food,” which some are calling the “CSPIA for food.” In other words, your local farmer’s market, artisinal food boutique, and bake sale may soon be subject to expensive new federal regulations.