It’s funny, there are still many people in this country who are concerned with medical marijuana.That making pot available to patients will unleash some horrible drug genie. And yet one never hears these people complaining about medical heroin, and we have widespread legalized medical heroin, aka oxycodone and oxycontin in this country.
Technically Hong Kong is now part of communist China, yet today it is perhaps the freest and one of the wealthiest places on Earth. One man, Sir John James Cowperthwaite, had everything to do with this.
New York is not the most straightforward place to do business. The politicians of the state have long asserted their “right” to meddle (one way or the other) in the affairs of the private sector. Late night comedy it appears to be no exception.
“Don’t you tell me I can’t take money from a court settlement and give it to political allies. Do you know who I am?”
I was talking to a fellow the other day over lunch and we both wondered how it was that Eric Holder could possibly, at this point, remain the Attorney General of the United States. It’s been one blatant abuse of power after another with this guy. Yet he remains.
We have no affiliation with the Kochs for the record. (Seems we always have to say this.)
Contrary to what we are often told in the media, and by Harry Reid, the stances the brothers take publicly are in our opinion far more right than wrong. On this one they are clearly right and even some progressives acknowledge it.
We at ACC have been highlighting the “warrior cop” phenomenon for a couple of years. The militarization of police forces is a very bad thing for our country. Cops shouldn’t have MRAPs, and grenade launchers and they certainly should not have snipers actively scanning protests.
But a “federal police czar”? A czar? This is one of the most colossally stupid ideas I’ve heard in the past month and I just came from Washington DC.