Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009
Thomas Knapp reviews already declared Libertarian Party 2012 presidential candidate Wayne Allyn Root’s new book, and finds it lacking. My dustup with Root here.
Excellent Halloween costume.
Off-duty Iowa patrolman shoots, kills neighbor’s black lab. Note that the police spokesman concedes that officers get no training on how to deal with dogs.
Chicago aldermen are upset that they have to be searched before entering government buildings just like the little people. Wonderful quote from a honked-off very important alderman: “It’s not a matter of giving anybody any preference. But us that are aldermen — we are the ones who set your budget. If we’re the ones setting your budget maybe we’ll take an adjustment.” In short, treat us like royalty, or we’ll slash your budget.
Five Richmond police officers charged with, um, well, just read the article. Red rocket, Sparky. Red rocket.
It’s a long way down.