Monday, February 15th, 2010
- “All presidents are above average.” Starting the Cult of the Presidency at an early age.
- This guy nails it.
- The tone of this article seems surprised that spending on lobbying is up “even in a recession.” When the party in power is making plans to vastly expand the size and scope of government, it’s a pretty sure bet that interest groups are going to spend a lot of money to (a) get a piece of the action, and (b) ensure regulations are written in a way that benefits them, or at least that hurts competitors.
- Next time the U.S media gets (justifiably) outraged over U.S. journalists detained in North Korea or Iran, it’s worth remembering that our own military has been detaining foreign journalists without charges, too.
- Cop cracks jokes on Facebook about shooting citizens practicing their legal right to open carry.