I love the comic Pearls Before Swine by Stephan Pastis. I also love our system of justice in which cases of negligence or neglect of duty are punishable by fines and lawsuits. But there’s definitely something to Sunday’s cartoon about the explosion of safety extremism as a reaction to torts, so I thought I’d share. (You can click on the image to make it larger):
Of all the political stunts ever recorded, the recent threat by Democratic pressure group American Bridge has got to rank among the lamest of the lame.
Nevada may be a long way from Kansas, but when it comes to state funding for schools, it may be closer than you think.
It’s been a week, and I still can’t believe my friend J.J. Jackson is gone.
You could be forgiven if you thought two-term Assemblywoman Lucy Flores was announcing her campaign for governor on Saturday, and not lieutenant governor.
As outrage over the rollout of a new Metro Police protocol on responding to noninjury accidents unfolds, at least one of the candidates for Clark County sheriff says he’ll do his best to search for ways to continue the practice of sending a cop to most every fender-bender.
Suddenly, the “preservation of religious freedom” is all the rage.
It must be that nobody has ever called Mark Hutchison a liberal before.