Note the use of euphemisms like "admitted" and "boarding" for forced confinement. https://www.unionleader.com/news/courts/nh-supreme-court-state-violating-rights-of-mentally-ill-who-are-boarded-in-emergency-rooms/article_155d3840-7afd-51c5-976f-9d2ad0afdf6c.html
@billblake2018 I wear a mask if the business I'm entering asks me to. It's their property and they set the rules. If a government decrees I must wear one, I consider how likely I am to be ticketed or arrested, which usually is not likely at all.
@NNYLiberty The way China is obstructing investigations and locking up investigators is very suspicious; on the other hand, China does that all the time, whether they need a reason or not.
Viele Kinder wurden in ihrer körperlichen und geistigen Gesundheit geschädigt, weil sie wegen der Lockdowns nicht zur Schule gehen, nicht mit ihren Freunden spielen oder nicht einmal eine Geburtstagsparty feiern können. https://ef-magazin.de/a/18587/
In my latest blog post, I explain how sunk costs and opportunity costs affect writers, with the help of Kenny Rogers. https://garymcgath.com/wp/sunk-costs-opportunity-costs/
I thought we were back in the Victorian era. I was wrong. We're back in the Puritan era. https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/dc-bans-dancing-at-indoor-and-outdoor-wedding-receptions-starting-may-1/ar-BB1gckw8
Arizona audit: Plan to visit voters' homes is dropped, Fann tells DOJ
@bufordk Detroit's vaccination rate is far lower than the rest of the state. https://www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/2021/05/04/5-michigan-counties-highest-covid-19-vaccination-rates/4928428001/
Police chief in the town I'm moving to accused of assaulting one of his own cops. This is a rare case where a police union is objecting to police violence. https://www.unionleader.com/news/crime/plaistow-police-chief-under-investigation-after-union-claims-he-assaulted-officer/article_a78cbe4b-e1fd-51ac-b902-f22dee64b547.html?block_id=868819
Freelance tech writer. Lover of liberty, music, and cats. Author of The Magic Battery, Files that Last, and Tomorrow's Songs Today.
Liberdon is a Mastodon instance for libertarians, ancaps, anarchists, voluntaryists, agorists, etc to sound off without fear of reprisal from jack or zuck. It was created in the wake of the Great Twitter Cullings of 2018, when a number of prominent libertarian accounts were suspended or banned.