One of the things that's wrong with America these days is what might be called the Plausibility Plague. That's the problem of pundits assuring readers that some outcome is impossible without actually considering the merits. As Ira Stoll observes, if you want to watch the plague in action, look no further than the reliably liberal pages of The New York Times.
Sex offender registries are cruel and unjust.
Virginia Is About To Require a Government License for 'Art Therapy,' Because Glue and Scissors Are 'Potentially' Dangerous
The real motive for laws like this has nothing to do with scissors and glue. It's all about protectionism.
A fun case about cross-enforcement of the Fourth Amendment now before the Ninth Circuit.