An Open Letter to David Horsey


Dear Mr. Horsey:

I would only suggest that there is something amiss about this whole debate when you find yourself compelled to disclaim that “the fact remains that nothing has proven anybody’s words inspired Jared Loughner’s actions”.

I would ask everyone to stop and think for a moment. At the core of the question about violent right-wing rhetoric is an issue we’ve been tolerating in these United States for longer than I’ve been alive (thirty-seven years). Indeed, I’m sure if I looked back beyond the advent of rock and roll, I could find the same arguments.

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Memo to Mississippi


A memo to the Magnolia State, a.k.a. the Hospitality State, a.k.a. Mississippi:

    The flag of MississippiTo: The State of Mississippi
    From: B. D.
    Date: April 28, 2010
    Subject: Wesson Attendance Center

    Dear Mississippi:

    Hurry up and secede, already. Please?