You are the man. I love the sensibility and brevity of your work and The Austin Chronicle
. There is a really insidious and serious anniversary coming up and that is the National ID Act from the Republican Satans – Dick Cheney and James Sensenbrenner. I am surprised that normal one-handle-pulling Christian conservative Republican droids allowed this end o' times, mark of the beast freedom-killing stuff to be passed into law. The states can just say "No," but the Republican yes-man machine will do all it can to destroy individual freedom at any cost to the taxpaying slaves.
It is definitely worth addressing and stirring up your readers to call all public figures and yell.
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