Friday, July 31, 2009
Oh right. Because he's actually probably feeling the bite instead of just yammering about it in his $10,000 made-for-TV hairdo.
This is the MOST ENTERTAINING list of depressing facts about our economy that I've ever seen.
Thursday, July 30, 2009
“You don’t argue with a police officer,” Colin Powell told Larry King, commenting on the Gates episode and his own personal history.
Monday, July 27, 2009
Sure, we should treat the cops with respect and society shouldn't encourage people to be reflexively hostile to police. They have a tough job, and we should all be properly respectful of people who are doing a dangerous and necessary job for the community. But when a citizen doesn't behave well, if not illegally, as will happen in a free society, it is incumbent upon the police, the ones with the tasers and the handcuffs and the guns, to exercise discretion wisely and professionally. And when they don't, we shouldn't make excuses for them. It's far more corrosive to society to allow authority figures to abuse their power than the other way around.
Friday, July 17, 2009
Thursday, July 2, 2009