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First they came for the chickens (with apologies to Martin Niemöller)

In a particularly cruel violation of the 5th and 14th Amendment’s protections against deprivation of property without due process of law, a Minnesota Police Chief has made himself judge, jury and executioner in the case of a 5-year old boy’s pet chicken. He claims that the animal violates a city ordinance against “fowls”. Aside from […]

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And I feel fine

Government shutting down. National debt exploding. Default looming. Genetically modified food is poisoning us. The government can’t even run a website. There’s an island of garbage floating in the Pacific and nobody smart enough to exploit it. Syrians at war because Bashar Assad can serve until 2014 under the new constitution. Hives are collapsing. The […]

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The Latest on Bush's Third Term

In the latest effort by the Obama administration to continue the worst policies of the Bush administration, White House press secretary Robert Gibbs announced increased tariffs on Chinese tires of an extra 35 percent in the first year, 30 percent in the second, and 25 percent in the third. The Bush steel tariffs of 2002 […]

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