I'm most bothered by Limbaugh’s biased use of history. The fact is that our secularist fellow citizens have good reasons to worry about those of us who defend the "good old days" when our kind of belief system dominated public life.
With the banning of Ma Huang (Ephedra) a Traditional Chinese Medicinal herb without any real medical evidence of harm to the public and against the recommendations of an independent medical and scientific body, the Bush administration is committing an act of medical racism against the Chinese American community that relies on Ma Huang as a part of highly effective medical patent herbal remedies.
The Free State project already has over 5,000 people committed to relocating to New Hampshire to form a libertarian voting block -- the long term goal being the removal of all regulations, taxes, and government.
Question of the day...given how the cow is worth many many tens of billions a year, and over time is truly the trillion dollar cow, could it be the case that the government would be adhering to the highest ethical standards, you know, and not making judgments driven by such tawdry concerns as 'the economy' when establishing the mad cow policy for the nation......Well it seems pretty damned unlikely ...