A.M. Links: A Frisk For Every Black New Yorker, Putin 2.0, Fourth of July Cancelled

  • The NYPD has conducted more stop and frisks of young black men than there are young black men living in the city of New York.
  • Vladimir Putin won’t be attending the G-8 summit at Camp David next week, sending Dmitri Medvedev instead. Everybody’s happier!
  • Meanwhile, Putin celebrated Victory in Europe Day outside the Kremlin. “[W]e have a great moral right to stand up determinedly for our positions because our country suffered the blow of Nazism," he said.
  • A family of orangutans at the Miami Zoo are using iPads to communicate. But! “Our young ones pick up on it. They understand it. It’s like, ‘Oh I get this,’ …our two older ones, they just are not interested. I think they just figure, ‘I’ve gotten along just fine in this world without this communication-skill here and the iPad, and I don’t need a computer’,” said Linda Jacobs, who oversses the iPad-for-ape program.
  • The town of New Rochelle, New York cancelled municipal Memorial Day, Fourth of July and Thanksgiving celebrations amid budget pressure. The various parades and displays would cost about $135,000. The city’s collected enough donations to re-instate their Memorial Day parade but the outlook for the Fourth of July is “bleak.” The city collects more than $100 million in revenue a year.
  • Mogadishu’s looking better. "You don't even think that war has ever taken place here," a local trader said.

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  • Lord Humungus||

    fist?

  • Fist of Etiquette||

    Present.

  • Lord Humungus||

  • ||

    There was a documentary on this on the History channel several weeks ago.

  • Drake||

    Well, if we lost an exploded nuclear bomb, it would be easy to find.

  • R C Dean||

    Technically, wouldn't there be nothing to find?

  • ||

    That's how you'd know. :)

  • ||

    Is a hole nothing or something?

  • T||

    The reaction is never complete. There's always some leftovers, which I personally find odd. However, the guys I know that used to build nukes assure me this is the case.

  • fried wylie||

    I was under the impression, from my wikipedia studying, that most of the bomb flies apart before the nuclear reaction can chain-react through all the nuclear fuel. That unreacted fuel would then decay "naturally", but with signature reaction products in proportions that are not usually found in nature.

  • ||

    New Rochelle, New York? That's where The Road to Serfdom was published!

    It's also home to the team that sucked in this clip. I, uh, may have gone to school there.

  • ||

    I know first hand what they pay their teachers. Including benefits, which you have to because they are HUGE, it's easily around 130K a year for a teacher with a Masters and 10 years on the job.

    Now, it costs a shitload of money to live in Westchester. And thus the collect a shitload of taxes. But they only have themselves to blame (like every other failing government entity) for their budget "crisis".

  • Night Elf Mohawk||

    New Rochelle will always be where the Petries lived, imo.

  • Anacreon||

    I once met a gal from New Rochelle who said she lived at the address Rob and Laura supposedly did. She insisted there was a big boulder in the basement, just like on that one episode. I believed her at the time but after telling people the story they all looked at me like I was Gullible's Travels.

  • BakedPenguin||

    Isn't it still the home of FEE?

  • Lord Humungus||

  • Scruffy Nerfherder||

    Proof that statistics are misogynistic

  • plu1959||

    How could I not click on that? But sadly, no pics.

  • fried wylie||

    thanks to NoScript, I barely even got a page. Saved again.

  • Hell's Librarian||

    Why, oh why, does Jezebel hate the breasts?

  • Brett L||

    Because hetero men like them.

  • ||

    Speak for yourself. More than a mouthful is a waste.

  • Lord Humungus||

    I disagree - some mountains can be skied.

  • Bobarian||

    Does that mean you don't like boobs, or that you're not hetero?

    NTTAWT

  • ||

    I'm a lesbian trapped in a man's body.

  • Fist of Etiquette||

    The NYPD has conducted more stop and frisks of young black men than there are young black men living in the city of New York.

    Proof that statistics are racist.

  • ||

    That's a level of productivity that should put the private sector to shame

  • Tim||

    Reason: Rise of the AM Links

  • Lord Humungus||

    This is a wonderful little video by Farage:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hJ6_Ey_MJV4

    The UKIP leader says the Euro's "economic failure" will lead to "mass civil unrest" and "possibly even revolution" in countries "bring driven into total and utter desperation." And this: The EU "project could even cause the rebirth of National Socialism in Europe."

  • Spoonman.||

    It has. Actual no-shit Nazis won 7% in Greece.

    Bizarrely they are described as "far-right" despite being anti-austerity and pro-nationalizing industries.

  • ||

    But see, only the far right has racists! To imply that anyone other than the Obvious Opposition Bad Guys can be mean and terrible would undermine the narrative.

  • Bee Tagger||

    Yeah, Jon Stewart described the neo-nazis and communists as politically diametrically opposed to each other. I would be more willing to forgive him if I wasn't pretty confident he knew better.

  • Restoras||

    He doesn't know better, not that that's an excuse.

  • Mr. FIFY||

    But... but... Nazis are right-wing capitalist woman-hating gay racists.

    Liberals say so, so it must be true.

  • Zeb||

    "Far Right" seems to mean something different in Europe. They use it to refer to racist nationalists so they don't have to admit how racist they are.

  • fried wylie||

    being in the eastern hemisphere, everything gets flipped about the vertical axis, duh.

  • John||

    Cause? Thought the EU project was the rebirth of National Socialism in Europe.

  • Travis||

    The Orangutan iPad experiment is not happening at THE Miami Zoo (which would actually be the Miami-Dade Metro Zoo), but at a privately-owned and operated attraction called Parrot Jungle Island.

  • plu1959||

  • Matrix||

    as I was reading the article I started to wonder about something.

    If humans are interfering with the species like this, they may not evolve the ability to use speech since they can use technology to communicate instead.

  • ||

    that's cool - they won't talk loudly into their mobile phones on the bus, just hit their iPads

  • T||

    Who cares what the proles and the monkeys do on the bus? You, being of the monocled class, should eschew public transport in favor of something more fitting. In your case, I think a palanquin carried by some strapping yound lads would be the ticket.

  • ||

    Mmm, that does sound pleasant. And when I cross the harbour the palanquin could simply float, and the strapping young lads do a spot of rowing. These are sound solutions for the modern age, Mr T

  • T||

    I'm an engineer. We solve problems.

    And create other ones, but that's how we stay employed.

  • Brandon||

    If you can stop with that first part, you'd make a great politician.

  • fried wylie||

    In your case, I think a palanquin carried by some strapping yound lads would be the ticket.

    Lads? Orangutangs need jobs too, you bastard.

  • JW||

    Smug, whiny socialist advocates for violent confiscation of private property, can't understand when...

    (con't: stupid 2 link limit)

  • JW||

    people respond uncivilly. Gets butthurt and whines more.

    When I published a column here in The Washington Post about the idea of socializing our nation's wireless networks, Libertarian blog Reason picked up the piece, and the resulting comments got ugly fast. Within six responses, physical violence was threatened. About 20 comments later, someone was calling for my death.

    I wish I were kidding, but I'm not. This is just a taste of some of the language used: "I've certainly seen faces that begged to be smacked, but I really want to take a hatchet to that smug b------'s face."

    (con't)

  • JW||

    Also, demonstrates that he's incapable of distinguishing between humor and hyperbole and actual threats.

  • plu1959||

    We bring dishonor on libertarianism by trying to be funny.

  • fried wylie||

    If honor and humor are mutually exclusive, I can give up honor, easy.

  • VG Zaytsev||

    Where's Ken to tell us this shows how we push away people that could otherwise be educated?

  • Scruffy Nerfherder||

    Ooooohhhhh, I remember him. Moron opining on things he does not understand at all. Which is ok except when you're calling for violent appropriation of other people's stuff.

  • ||

    so let's give him something really to whinge about.

    BTW, this caught my eye:

    In Britain, government regulators forced British Telecom to open its phone network to other carriers, and the resulting flood of competition drove prices way down for consumers. You can get broadband service in England for about $6 a month (yes, $6) - that's comparable to what most people get in the United States for triple or quadruple that number.

    We have a similar situation. It drove down prices to ... a fucksight more than $6. Although we're a much smaller market and have some geographic peculiarities, so maybe Australia isn't a good example

  • fried wylie||

    so maybe Australia isn't a good example

    What IS Australia a good example of? How to be as venomous as possible? How to minimize population density?

  • R C Dean||

    the resulting comments got ugly fast.

    So proud.

  • sarcasmic||

    Female body hair is sexy!

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/fem.....-pits.html

    NOT!

  • Lord Humungus||

    STEVE SMITH approves!

  • BakedPenguin||

    Her suit? Well it wasn't Chanel, I can tell you that much.

  • ||

    Female body hair is sexy!

    If Ms. O'Toole packed on about 50 pounds or so, John would have his dream woman.

  • Scruffy Nerfherder||

    Emer claims that shaving body hair is anti-feminist

    That explains why I occasionally remove my armpit goatees.

  • Bobarian||

    Emer claims that shaving body hair is anti-feminist

    When I shave my face, I'm actually making an anti-feminist statement?

    That is, like, so cool!

  • ||

    Look at me! Look at me!

  • Jerry||

    She has more hair on her legs than me. Should I be concerned?

  • sarcasmic||

    You could have low testosterone...

  • ||

  • R C Dean||

    Not clicking. Nuh-uh, no way, not gonna do it.

  • ||

    It's just a music video, Dean; most of my links are. Promise.

  • John||

    How is the NYC stop and frisk not a national scandal? Imagine the case of the vapors the media would be having if say Birmingham or Jackson, Mississippi were doing it. But I guess it is okay with the media as long as the police are terrorizing black people to protect the neighborhoods where the media lives.

  • Restoras||

    Because it's Bloomie. The left and the media love him so *yaaaaawwwwwwn*.

  • John||

    I want aggressive stop and frisk of hipsters. Those fuckers smoke more weed than black kids do.

  • sarcasmic||

    But hipsters have parents who can afford to hire attorneys. The average black kid does not.

  • John||

    Even better. That means we don't have to pay for them to have a public defender.

  • ||

    you sound so cynical now. :)

  • JW||

    you sound so cynical now. :)

    Good, good! Let the jadedness flow through you.

  • sarcasmic||

    Hipster parents can hire competent attorneys to fight the charges and sue the department and possibly get the policy changed.
    Poor black kids get public pretenders who kiss the prosecutor's ass and get their clients to accept a plea.

  • John||

    According to Die Hipster.com, the cops in Brooklyn have already started to target hipsters. And it is great because since part of being a hipster is to claim to be unique and not part of a group, they can't complain about being profiled.

  • Loki||

    This is the best news I've heard in a long time. Now that rich white douche bags are starting to get hassled just for walking down the street, maybe something will be done about the practice of "stop and frisk" in general.

    Though I doubt it. Most of those douche rockets will just rationalize it as the "price you pay for civilization" or some such bullshit.

  • fried wylie||

    And it is great because since part of being a hipster is to claim to be unique and not part of a group, they can't complain about being profiled.

    Too perfect for words.

  • sarcasmic||

    Mila Jovovich on the other hand...

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvs.....shoot.html

  • Scruffy Nerfherder||

    Now those are legs, wow

  • Hell's Librarian||

    Notice her endearing goofiness.

  • sarcasmic||

    She shows up in this as herself, and yeah she's a total goof.

    http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1394383/

  • robc||

    MULTIPASS!

  • fried wylie||

    Still on mummy duty: Milla's daughter arrived on set and was rewarded with a huge Pretzel

    right-hand picture, needs some Hit'n'Run alt-text.

  • sarcasmic||

    Kate Beckinsale can make anything look good.

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvs.....-look.html

  • Restoras||

    I concur. She rolls out of bed oozing hotness.

    You know who I miss? Neve Campbell. What ever happened to her?

  • sarcasmic||

  • Restoras||

    Don't miss her so much now.

  • Brett L||

    Except the last Underworld movie.

  • Hell's Librarian||

    Haven't seen the last one yet, is it that bad? I loved the others, in a so-bad-its-awesome sort of way. Plus, you know, Kate Beckinsale in leather catsuits with swords and guns.

  • Brett L||

    Yeah. The problem is by the fourth (or eighth, however many there have been), I've seen it all. Also, I think Ultraviolet proved that some movies are beyond saving, even by spectacularly hot women in tight leathers.

  • Jack the Reaper||

    Kate and Milla picks in morning links?

    I'll be in my bunk...

  • Jack the Reaper||

    I'm back. Barely made it to the bunk.

  • ||

    One for my girls here at H+R: Ask a grown man with Jon Hamm

  • Ramjet||

    And we thank you, ifh.

  • ||

    thank you!

  • Hell's Librarian||

    Yay! Nothing wrong with Jon.

  • ||

    "Don't define yourself by who wants to get with you."

    Good advice, sir.

  • Fist of Etiquette||

    Most importantly, the devices are just too fragile to actually hand over to the apes - the trainers must hold them.

    Dr. Zaius just can't have nice things.

  • fried wylie||

    I think it's just proof that the apes have advanced to the smack-it-if-it's-not-working stage of tool-use.

  • sarcasmic||

    John's family photo album goes public!

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/new.....orget.html

  • Scruffy Nerfherder||

    Those are priceless, particularly the sharpie tat on the engorged womb.

  • Restoras||

    Not clicking through. No effin' way.

  • sarcasmic||

    Don't be scared.

  • Restoras||

    I've had enough of things that can't be unseen!

  • sarcasmic||

    They're funny. Really.

  • Hell's Librarian||

    The Awkward Family Photos site is both amusing and horrifying at one and the same time.

    http://awkwardfamilyphotos.com.....l-of-fame/

  • Mr. FIFY||

    That's peopleofwalmart.com level sick, HL. I choked on my morning beverage in record time.

  • BakedPenguin||

    The "eyes wide open" photo looks like the photog dropped his drawers just before snapping the pic.

  • ||

    Oh, you know the standard joke by now for this sort of thing:

    Is this the world's biggest wedding gown? An 800lb bride-to-be has her NINE-foot-waist measured ahead of big day

  • ||

  • sarcasmic||

    John would fuck her.

  • John||

    Here you go Sarcasmic. They are all perfect for you. They all have small asses and are thin and in shape. And they are available.

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/fem.....-bill.html

  • sarcasmic||

    There is one problem...

  • John||

    It is not like they don't have anything you will miss.

  • sarcasmic||

    Women with little titties need loving too!

  • Restoras||

    More for us, bro.

  • rac3rx||

    They're all homely as hell?

  • Gray Ghost||

    So much WTF in that article. "Ms Eman has her own goal for the big day: not to be deterred from reaching her target weight of 1,600lbs by the time she is 41 or 42."

    I am happy that she is finding happiness; I guess there really is someone for everybody. But who the hell is paying for her medical care? If it's her, fine, but I someone suspect it isn't. And God forbid her insurance (if she has any) tries to drop her.

  • Lord Humungus||


    Yesterday's forced retirement of Senator Richard Lugar of "Indiana" should prove a bracing lesson in the use of the pike for didactic purposes. It's also one of the best arguments for the repeal of the 17th amendment in a long time.


    http://www.nationalreview.com/.....hael-walsh

  • John||

    My favorite part of that is how Lugar didn't even own a house in Indiana and stayed in hotels at tax payers expense whenever he visited the state.

  • Restoras||

    Is there anything more demonstrative of the existence of a ruling class in this country? How much you bet he ends up pimping for some K Street lobbyist firm some horrific piece of legislation so he can stay in the loop?

  • John||

    I will take that bet for whatever you got. Look at Trent Lott. He is out pimping for the Law of the Sea Treaty after spending 20 years trying to kill it in the Senate.

    These people are just disgusting.

  • Brett L||

    That was the deathblow. You can't come back from that as a politician.

  • robc||

    I wonder about McConnell. I dont think he is that stupid, but Im pretty sure if he was "retired", he wouldnt be moving back here, if for no other reason than his wife doesnt want to be in KY.

  • Emmerson Biggins||

    Amen about the 17th. It'd be worth it's weight in gold just for SCOTUS confirmation purposes.

  • John||

    Federal Stimulus spent $34.5 million to produce 183 jobs in Michigan.

    http://www.michigancapitolconfidential.com/16868

  • Bobarian||

    They must be really good paying jobs.

  • rac3rx||

    Look for the union label.

  • Lord Humungus||

  • ||

    Holy shit, this is hilarious.

  • Brett L||

    I was certain this was an Onion headline.

  • ||

    More Republicans hating teh gayz.

  • Ken Shultz||

    You'd think they'd have something better to do, but then playing culture warrior of the forlorn hope is their favorite schtick.

  • ||

    Do you think they realize their hypocrisy?

  • John||

  • ||

  • John||

    But money is politics is evil. Remember that. The gays threatened to cut Obama off and they got results. Good for them. If we had publicly funded elections, that never would have happened. But that won't stop the very same gay leftists who are now donating to Obama from believing that money in politics is the evil.

  • Bobarian||

    See, somebody else's money in politics is evil

  • Underpants Gnome||

    Yeah my FB feed exploded with "finally he gets it!" type statements. I guess an utterly naive electorate gets what it deserves.

  • JW||

    Because they totally weren't going to vote for him anyway, unless he said it.

  • Pip||

    My Facebook friends are mostly lesbians and they admit it's cynically political, but they don't seem to care.

  • Gray Ghost||

    The GBLT community has to be the cheapest fucking date in all of the American body politic. I thought that Janet Reno's "I accept full responsibility" was meaningless, but Obama's throwaway statement is even more meaningless than that. But to read CNN, you'd think it was the equivalent of Kennedy promising a man on the moon by 1970.

  • John||

    http://freebeacon.com/gay-for-pay/

    Obama reversal on same sex marriage comes just days after donors threatened to withhold funds

    Straight cash homey, straight cash.

  • ||

    People used to say I was fat when I was the hottest thing ever. Imagine what they say now.

    Indeed.

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvs.....z1uTK0Os3k

  • John||

    I think we need a law on celebrity bullying. Won't you call your Congressman or Senator and support Snooki's Law today?

  • ||

    What exactly is a "Snooki" and why should I care?

  • ||

    I think shs was in a reality show called "Jersey Shore." She shows up in tabloids now.

  • ||

    Thanks, that takes care of the first part of my question.

    God, I hate reality shows. What a scourge on society.

  • Ken Shultz||

    She was paid a $32,000 speaking fee for giving a speech at Rutgers.

    She advised the 2,000 students that showed up to "study hard but party harder".

    She got paid $32,000 for that?

    I'm not gonna call her stupid. I'm tryin' to figure out what she knows that I don't know.

    How do I get that gig?

  • ||

    She has her uses. As a secret weapon to destroy your competitors, for example

  • John||

    I love that. And it is absolutely brilliant. The one loser on that show was single handed destroying Abercrombie and Fitch.

  • rac3rx||

    That is hilarious.

  • Restoras||

    The 'for real' ones are cool (Wicked Tuna), as opposed to the 'faux real' (Jersey Shore).

  • ||

    I dislike them all, but my specific hatred is reserved for the ones that the main objective is to fuck over the people you are assigned to work with. The island thingy, some of the chef shows and the one with Donald.

    How to fuck your buddy...now that's entertainment (sarc).

  • Hell's Librarian||

    Yeah, I dislike the Lord of the Flies stuff also. But I do kind of like pseudo-reality like Iron Chef (especially the Japanese one). No one's screwing over anyone there, it's just silly. One of the most horrifying things I have ever seen on television was the Iron Chef Octopus battle. Talk about Cthulhu-esque.

  • ||

    Chopped is better.

  • T||

    I love the ingredient baskets on Chopped. There's always that one ingredient that throws the whole thing off-kilter.

  • robc||

    Which of the chef shows?

    They are pretty much "do your own thing and worst goes home", with judges deciding. Which is why, with exceptions, the competitors generally become friends.

  • JW||

    Deadliest Catch. That is all.

  • ||

    Which of the chef shows?

    Don't like any of them, but...

    That fucking guy who does nothing but scream at and belittle people. Don't quite understand how watching someone scream at people is entertaining.

  • Red Rocks Rockin||

    That fucking guy who does nothing but scream at and belittle people. Don't quite understand how watching someone scream at people is entertaining.

    Ahh, "Hell's Kitchen" with Gordon Ramsey. That's actually one of my favorites because he DOES scream at and belittle them. Most of the goons on that show walk in there thinking they're hot shit and Gordon just completely destroys them. He's the perfect antidote to Generation Self-Esteem.

  • mr simple||

    It's called a competition. Do you also hate sports and games? Hippie.

    Those are the only type of reality shows I even understand. I get watching people, esp. at the top of their game, compete for recognition. Most are about things I don't care for, but every once in a while a Full Metal Jousting comes along and gets me to watch. I don't understand watching people live their lives. That's just sad.

  • T||

    I like watching people shop for houses, even though I'm currently doing it myself. I have no idea why, and it's fundamentally stupid, but I still enjoy it.

    Especially the overseas ones. I find what people consider a home overseas fascinating.

  • robc||

    I cant watch those anymore. The sister of a friend of mine was on it once, and once you know how it works, you can always pick out which one they are going to buy (because its the one they closed on about 6 months before the filming started).

    She did get nice furniture for a few months until they could finish the filming (for the AFTER scenes, so they could show how "she" decorated the house after she bought it).

  • BakedPenguin||

    I watch the Antiques Roadshow ripoff Pawn Stars. There's also a tattoo one that's kind of interesting.

  • ||

    Survivor isn't competition. It's deviously fucking each other over. Lies and deceit...how is that entertaining? And what does it say about the TV watching population, when that's the shit they want to watch?

    I like playing sports. Never understood why anyone would want to watch other people playing sports.

  • Cliché Bandit||

    RUPERT FOR GOVERNOR!

    I met him at the LPNC, he is quite a fascinating dude.

  • fried wylie||

    a stunningly paired down photo shoot

    *confused dog stare...I mean, stair*

  • fried wylie||

    had to check to be sure:

    3. to reduce or remove by or as by cutting; diminish or decrease gradually (often followed by down ): to pare down one's expenses.

  • sarcasmic||

    Fuck me! The damn filter at work is now blocking DailyMail! Fuck!

  • sarcasmic||

    Maybe not. But fuck this filtering bullshit is bullshit!

  • John||

    Make sure it doesn't have any smart quotes in it. The 50 character thing is a bitch.

  • sarcasmic||

    That's not what I meant.

  • Lord Humungus||

    you are no longer free to gambol?

  • fried wylie||

    *gamboul

  • sarcasmic||

    Can't download Oracle patches because the website has "download" in it. Fucking retards!

  • ||

    I think "we" asked for this.

  • John||

    Yes we did. There was no other choice. Even with the filters, it is still better than what it was.

  • ||

    I'm not sure the filters are what's keeping her away. I suspect they could relax some of this shit and still accomplish the goal.

  • John||

    Probably true. I can't tell what is keeping her away. Hopefully it was an involuntary commitment order.

  • Ken Shultz||

    Just leave it nuked from orbit. It's the only way to be sure.

  • anon||

    I warned everyone. Registration was just the first step to an authoritarian website!

    Actually, I think I just said that it felt wrong.

  • R C Dean||

    sarc, I copy/paste the juicy links and email them to my home account for perusal after work with a scotch and fine cigar.

  • sarcasmic||

    I do that from time to time.

  • ||

  • anon||

    Procedures were followed. Nothing to see here.

  • ||

    See what you did there

  • KMA Too||

    Ahhh...I see what you did there.

    She doesn't, but I do.

  • Mr. FIFY||

    Morning stoopid:

    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/.....f=politics

    The comments from those stoopid enough to think this gets rid of the actual census, are the most amusing/sickening. Almost Tony-level.

  • Loki||

    I saw my first Obama 2012 campaign ad on TV last night. I laughed. I cried. I threw up in my mouth.

    Guess I'll be swearing off non-DVR'd TV for the next 5 months.

  • Lord Humungus||

    my FB lockdown will soon commence - how many loons (on both sides of the aisle) can I block?

  • Mo' $parky||

    Mass bake sale ban tossed.

    The fast-developing story led to quick action by the Legislature. A report in the Boston Herald Monday whipped up a controversy about government overreach and nanny state interference, and the story of Massachusetts supposedly banning bake sales has spread to news outlets around the country.

    Yesterday, the House unanimously approved a Republican-sponsored bill that bakes into the law local school districts' rights to sell sweets for boosters and in concession stands during sports events. It allows local school committees to ban extracurricular junk food if they choose.

    The right to ban gets kicked back to the towns. Legislature says "don't blame us, the media reported it wrong".

  • Emmerson Biggins||

    They'll get back to it in 6 months when there is a better news week.

  • Mr. FIFY||

    Bets on how pissed Michelle is over this?

  • Brett L||

    The British nanny state continues its drive to keep citizens helpless.

    "An American expert in violent self-defence has been excluded from entering the UK by the Home Office."

  • Mr. FIFY||

    UK groupthink on being attacked by criminals:

    Lie there and take the beating, and hope you survive without dying or being crippled for life.

  • Mr. FIFY||

    Link from above story on a previous visit to the UK from Tim Larkin:

    http://news.bbc.co.uk/local/be.....273040.stm

    BBC headline writers are as fucked in the head as their MSNBC counterparts.

  • Brett L||

    "Lie back and think of England" is the obviously appropriate quotation here.

  • Cliché Bandit||

    that dude is serious.

  • Emmerson Biggins||

    translator writing about clusterfuckage surrounding 9/11: (no truther)

    http://lewrockwell.com/orig10/swanson-d4.1.1.html

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