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Voter Beware—Of What You Wish For

—The British voted to leave the European Union against their own interests. California voters adopted a three-strikes-you’re-out proposition, followed by others to correct it. The Republican Party allowed itself to be hijacked by a demagogue. That’s what an uninformed public does. As followers of government, we have long opposed the idea of voter initiatives as […]

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SHUT UP! SHUT UP! SHUT UP!

—Get a grip folks and follow Jim Croce’s advice: “blow up your TV.” We won’t, but at least we can hit the mute button and note the advertiser we can boycott. It’s turning us into a nation of addlepated imbeciles. As this is written, it’s hard to find any “news” on TV, by definition that […]