Monthly Archives: February 2015

After All — What Could Happen?

“Sometimes I wonder whether the world is being run by smart people who are putting us on, or by imbeciles who really mean it.” –Mark Twain And does it matter — either way we’re screwed. I’m inclined to think it’s … Continue reading

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Cruel? Yes. Unusual? Not So Much.

“The execution of a person who can show that he is innocent comes perilously close to simple murder.” –Supreme Court Associate Justice Harry Blackmun Perilously close to murder? Yeah, I might even say it’s beyond close! Whatever happened to the … Continue reading

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