Econoblogger Bryan Caplan, an econ professor at George Mason University (and a participant, along with Milton Friedman and Ron Paul, among others, in our scintillating interview roundtable on the changing of the guard this year at the Federal Reserve in our November issue, already in the hands of subscribers, and why aren't you one?) asks his readers: What currently illegal thing do you personally really want to be free to do? 111 responses so far, revealing a surging sea of lawless willfullness barely held back by the bulwarks of civilization.
Partisans who abandon constitutional principles because they prove inconvenient are in for a rude surprise when the other team wins.
The president could form a sizable splinter party if he's serious, but GOP defectors would have major ballot-access issues. Might they take over a smaller party instead?
Their letter to Congress warns about inevitable abuses against religious and racial minorities.
Even as the district struggles to vaccinate seniors, it will soon allow half the city to get in line.