Thingish Things

The Soda Precedent is Worse Than Obamacare

I’m not a lawyer. I don’t even play one on TV. So I can’t claim any legal veracity to this opinion. But I would argue that Mike Bloomberg’s coming ban on sodas over 16 ounces in New York City poses a greater threat to our freedoms than the decision on Obamacare. It feels that way […]

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Kooky California Strikes Again

It is bewildering to contemplate the mindset of California legislators.  They make New York officials sound sober by comparison. San Francisco legislators, in Grinch-like fashion, banned “Happy Meals” in restaurants recently and will soon join Santa Monica in voting to prohibit the 6,000 year-old medical procedure and Jewish cultural ceremony, circumcision.  There is no religious […]

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