The U.S. Congress
recently agreed on a new federal budget. I’ll spare you the recitation of all
of the corrupt, wasteful, evil rottenness predictably found within, and take
you straight to the good news.
budget not only did not get the increase that the agency has been pleading for
in increasingly desperate tones, but indeed was decreased by half a
Back in , I
noted that apparently victorious Ivory Coast presidential candidate
Alassanne Ouattara was calling on his supporters to refuse to pay their taxes
to the administration of Laurent Gbagbo, who was refusing to leave office.