The more corrupt the state, the more numerous the laws.
--Cornelius Tacitus (c. 116 A.D.)
Thursday, June 27, 2002
Stupid people everywhere. Why is this suddenly news to Drudge and the UN? I was onto this over a year ago. Moreover it just makes sense. High population density + Repressive govt that dosn't dare admit any problems lest the system be called into question + Massive poverty + Uneducated populace + Limited access to technology = Huge AIDS epidemic. Hello! Can we say Africa? Well maybe that will take care of their poulation surplus. Not favorable conditions for democracy though.
Oy! The supremes have declared that schools can give the chess team random drug tests (with no particular suspicion of wrongdoing,) because the schools interest in ridding the campuses of drugs outweighs an individual's right to privacy. This is what the 'War on Drugs' hath wrought. What is it with the judiciary lately?