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The Most Ridiculous Law of 2013 (So Far)

Posted on January 27th, 2013 at 22:03 by John Sinteur in category: News

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If people see this and respond, well no one is really going to get those types of penalties, my response is: Why is that acceptable? While people’s worst fears may be a bit unfounded, why do we accept a system where we allow such discretionary authority? If you or your child were arrested for this, would it comfort you to know that the prosecutor and judge could technically throw the book at you? Would you relax assuming that they probably wouldn’t make an example out of you or your kid? When as a society did we learn to accept the federal government having such Orwellian power? And is this the same country that used jury nullification against laws that it found to be unjust as an additional check upon excessive government power?

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When did we decide that we wanted a law that could make unlocking your smartphone a criminal offense?


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On this date in 1967 at 1831 hours we lost the crew of Apollo Saturn-204, now known as Apollo 1

Posted on January 27th, 2013 at 17:37 by John Sinteur in category: Great Picture

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The ultimate gall of a heartless iPhone thief

Posted on January 27th, 2013 at 17:32 by John Sinteur in category: Apple

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One should never expect justice in life.

The best one can hope for is poetry.

And yet, just once or twice, both manage to collide with a deliciousness that moves the soul.


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