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):
Maybe it’s just a time-management thing?
As screams of frustration go, it wasn’t anywhere near Howard Dean levels, but it was loud enough to be noticeable nonetheless.
Now that the primaries are out of the way, we can turn to November’s general election, where control of the Nevada Legislature hangs in the balance.
They knew this day could someday come. But they did it anyway.
The man most responsible for the passage of the new commerce tax lost his bid for higher office on Tuesday, as did three other lawmakers. But many other tax-supporting Republicans won their races despite facing conservative, anti-tax challengers.
I sure hope students at what’s now being called the John Lee North Las Vegas College of Useful Arts &Stuff (motto: Our Name Says It All!) are working hard to develop new transportation ideas for the valley, because we sure need them.
In the wake of the horrific slaying of 49 people inside an Orlando nightclub over the weekend, I know you’re all probably wondering the same thing I was: What does Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt think?