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Politics

Bookworm Beat 12/20/18 — the border wall edition

I went overboard in this Bookworm Beat, covering the border wall, Syria, Antisemitism, Europe’s fall, science, Michelle and Melania, media bias, and much more. Good walls make good neighbors. Trump did it — he got the House to include $5 billion in the budget bill to build the border wall. [Read More]

Culture

ReasonTV: Expect Fully Legal Weed Within 5 Years, Says Former Top Pharma Lobbyist & Congressman Billy Tauzin

The nation is on it way to full legalization of marijuana.  President Trump has stated that he is comfortable to returning laws to the state. In spite of federal bureaucracy supportive of massive red tape, I expect that Trump who also tends to cross his t’s and dot his i’s [Read More]

Race Relations

The Freddie Gray Case, Update 45: The Baltimore Death Spiral

By: Mike McDaniel    As I’ve previously reported, the failed prosecutions of Baltimore Police Officers in the accidental death of Freddie Gray have caused both immediate and long-term problems for the Baltimore Police Department, and for Baltimore. Such consequences were easily predictable, and as they have worsened, the Mayor, and [Read More]

Propaganda

Is this the reason the Left is so dopey about climate change?

I recently spoke with a couple of political disinterested legal pot growers. What surprised me was their utter disdain for the whole “CO2 causes anthropogenic climate change” theory. They’d reached that point by dint of their experience as growers. It turns out that indoor pot growing is harder than it [Read More]