Carnivorous Sheep

After 36 years of cowardice, Democrats are yammering — no, whimpering — that the voters who elected Trump are not to blame for our national disaster. That if we appeal to them, millions of morons might be lifted away from their slavish truculence and led toward the light, lashed by the whips and scorns of reality. Nothing could be more ridiculous.

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Freeway Association

One of the advantages of driving around Los Angeles County and getting stuck in traffic is that there’s time for contemplation and occasional inspiration. Inspiration hit last week while I was crawling down a freeway and listening to Marketplace on the radio. They were talking about a new labor shortage – in the career field of Border Patrol agent.

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Idiots’ Delight

Among the idiotic policies proposed by our president is that every time a new federal regulation is adopted, two must be identified for elimination. What about a rule that could prevent an Ebola epidemic? Should two medical rules be abolished? Or would killing a rule on ground beef and one on school lunches be sufficient? And what sense would it make either way?

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