Hey, How Much Worse Could It Be?
Even as a free-market-lovin' small "L" libertarian, I had to laugh at this item. Touché, Onion, touché!
U.S. To Give Every Iraqi $3,544.91, Let Free-Market Capitalism Do The Rest [The Onion]
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From Hit & Run: "In Colorado, crackdowns on illegal immigration have caused a shortage of agricultural labor. So farmers have contracted with the state's Corrections Department to have prisoners bring in the harvest , at the slave wage of about 60 cents per day.
Better a convicted felon pick peppers at gunpoint than a willing, eager foreigner desperate to support his family. There's like, American culture and values at stake. Or something like that."
In France, "March of the Penguins" is called "March of the Emperors" (they're emperor penguins). This French ad is funny.
My father is quoted in this news story about how he helped bring down a bad principal (not your "pal") at West Philly High. You wouldn't believe how bad conditions had gotten there. I'll see if I can get a copy of the letter he sent to the union up here.
Was the Death Star explosion an inside job?