The Rules and The Rule-Makers
Take a few minutes today to read this post from Sippican Cottage. An excerpt:
I'm living in a strange world where people for whom I have no regard draw finely calculated and ultimately meaningless distinctions about everything down to the scope of activities allowed for pedophiles to roam the earth, at the same time they ban children playing tag in the schoolyard. Such distinctions are meaningless because anyone who is prepared to commit a great offense is not concerned about the rules governing small ones.
[HT: Anderson Layman's Blog]