- It seems that there are two types of Orthodox Jewish religious leaders: the drug smugglers and the money launderers. Both use their religion to cover their activities, and thus implicate all their followers (perp-walk: I wonder if they have those hats and coats in orange?). The rabbis were the real target: the FBI had to scramble to pick up some crooked Jersey pols - not hard to find - in order to avoid the wails of 'anti-Semitism'.
- Excellent prank pulled on psycho law professor John Yoo. It would be neat if some group were to arrange that Yoo could never go out in public again, or even look out his window, without seeing someone dressed like the Abu Ghraib victim.
- It is hilarious that the supposed Canadian dislike of 'socialized medicine' is being used to block Americans from having a first-world medical delivery system. When the CBC held a poll to determine the greatest Canadian, the choice was Tommy Douglas, the father of the Canadian system, who had to fight the doctors tooth and nail to force it through in his home province of Saskatchewan (doctors are the worst group of people in society, by far). Some wag suggested that the Canadian choice of Tommy Douglas would be like the Americans having a similar poll and picking Eugene Debs.
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