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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
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
The Washington Nationals are about to start the first postseason game in the nation's capital since 1933. Why isn't President Obama throwing out the first pitch?