Yesterday I was pleased that I could return to full time blogging. I’m current with replies. It looks like I’ll be OK to keep going.
Jig Zone Puzzle:
Today’s took me 5:19 (average 6:10). To do it, click here. How did you do?
From MoveOn: When’s The Last Time You Saw A Super Bowl Commercial About Something This Controversial?
I wonder how many Republicans turned off the game after seeing this.
From Reuters: Owners and makers of assault-style weapons would face civil liability under a package of measures unveiled on Tuesday by top lawmakers in Colorado, a state shaken by some of the deadliest shootings in U.S. history.
The bills, introduced by Democrats who control the state legislature, could push Colorado to the forefront of a national gun control debate reignited by several mass shootings last year, including massacres of schoolchildren in Newtown, Connecticut, and moviegoers in suburban Denver.
I think that, depending on the specifics, this could be an excellent idea. Concurrent with the right to own a gun, there is a responsibility to care for it in a manner that prevents irresponsible use.
From Gallup: At least two-thirds of Americans favor each of five specific measures designed to address immigration issues — ranging from 68% who would vote for increased government spending on security measures and enforcement at U.S. borders, to 85% who would vote for a requirement that employers verify the immigration status of all new hires. More than seven in 10 would vote for a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants now living in this country.
Click through. Note that the least popular of the five is the only one that Republicans support.