Politics

America’s slow creep towards becoming a police state

America’s slow creep towards becoming a police state

Steven Greenhut has a pretty good article at Reason.com titled “Are we sliding towards a police state?,” which focuses on...

Jim Preacher, again

Jim Preacher, again

I’ve written about Jim Preacher, Norway’s mayor and former chief of police in Norway and Ehrhardt, S.C.¬† in the past,...

Crash the system

Crash the system

“The system of mass incarceration depends almost entirely on the cooperation of those it seeks to control.” A NY Times...

Thad Viers arrested for Harassment

Thad Viers arrested for Harassment

Representative Thad Viers was charged with First Degree Harassment today in Myrtle Beach, accused of stalking an ex girlfriend. According...

Smoke and mirrors and red flags

Smoke and mirrors and red flags

In political debates each side distributes “talking points,” or cleverly planned statements that each commenter should repeat as often as...

. . . let’s kill all the lawyers

. . . let’s kill all the lawyers

I don’t get involved in politics much. I don’t campaign for anyone, I don’t run for office, I don’t typically...