Blog Credo

The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary.

H.L. Mencken

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

George Zimmerman

So, yeah.  Who could have predicted that he would turn out to be pretty much a violent sociopath?  Besides everyone who wasn't invested somehow in hippie-punching people who thought it was awful that Trayvon Martin was killed for possession of Skittle and a hoodie.

And as the Creigh Deeds story reminds us, too, the only thing America has more of than crazy people are weapons.


UPDATE:  Never write on the same topic as TNC:

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