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"It profits me but little that a vigilant authority always protects the tranquillity of my pleasures and constantly averts all dangers from my path, without my care or concern, if this same authority is the absolute master of my liberty and my life."
--Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America
Friday, September 14, 2012
This Sort of Thing Goes Too Far
Attack our embassies? I'm mad. But burn down a KFC? You must pay.
Who knew we had Kentucky Fried in Beirut? Mmmm... that's extra-crispy.