I'm so depressed I can hardly bring myself to write about this.
The state of Washington is prosecuting a man for writing a blog about on-line gambling.
And the Supreme Court has ruled that the police don't need to knock before breaking your door down.
Congressman Lynn Westmoreland wants the Ten Commandments displayed in public buildings, but he doesn't even know what they are. (For those of you who share his confusion, the First Commandment is: I am the Lord thy God. Thou shalt have no other gods before me." How anyone can say with a straight face that serves a secular purpose is beyond my comprehension.)
And last but not least, an old but still worthwhile read if the preceding wasn't enough to convince you that it's time to jump of a bridge.