September 2nd, 2007

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Ben Stein, on Larry Craig

The whole story of Senator Larry Craig, the Republican of Idaho who announced his resignation yesterday, is a nightmare of out-of-control police and weak politicians...

Shame on the GOP leadership, and utter disgrace to the airport police and their thug behavior.

These are security people in airports. Hello! An airport? Don't they have anything better to do?


-- Ben Stein, from http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2007/09/02/sunday/main3228091.shtml
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Sandip Roy, on Larry Craig

To paraphrase Mark Anthony –

Little good is interred with Larry Craig’s resignation.
But the evil that this precedent sets lives after it.

O judgment! thou art fled to brutish beasts,
And men have lost their reason. Bear with me;
Something has been lost in that toilet stall with Larry Craig,
And we must pause till it comes back to us.


-- Sandip Roy, from http://news.ncmonline.com/news/view_article.html?article_id=5b30b916cff264da1fb52d5f4be917a6