We (prosecutors) would plead down to an ordinance violation which landed folks a small fine (not criminal; on the order of a speeding ticket) … sometimes, police officers originally cited them that way … and that was 1980 … and in a not-particularly-liberal part of the state. Portland police must not have very much to [...]
KatWisconsin commented on the blog post Come Saturday Morning: Why Modern “Country Music” Exists
Take a look at Milwaukee’s Honkytonkitis: http://www.honkytonkitis.net/
Especially “Johnny Cash Would Kick Your Ass” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D-F5ueWch_o
And to perfectly fair, there is some good new music … although, the artists aren’t “new” … Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell — Old Yellow Moon
I’m glad I’m not the only one who noticed that the word “justice” (and I understand that Sec. Clinton used it this morning with respect to OBL’s death) is not the word to use when one murders … no matter how justified one might feel in killing that person.
Now … let’s talk about the difference between being the “mastermind” (not OBL) and the “money man,” and how disposing of the latter isn’t ever likely to be more than symbolic … and what the consequences of killing a symbol is likely to be to his followers.