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Good Sense and Gun Control

Alan610 Wrote: Jan 23, 2013 11:09 AM
It is time to shut down this current system of government, go from a two party system to a multi-party system and get rid of the electoral college. Outlaw the Democratic (Communist Party) and remove most of the Republicans from office unless they have voted for common sense laws. No more lifetime benefits or special treatment for the Congress, Senate and President. Why should they get better treatment than most regular folks who work to pay taxes to pay their salaries.?

In the early 1980s, transit officials in Washington couldn't figure out why traffic on the Beltway would grind to a near halt every day around the exact same time. The usual explanations didn't fit.

Then it was discovered that a single driver was to blame. Every day on his drive to work, this commuter would plant himself in the left lane and set his cruise control to 55 mph, the posted speed limit, forcing those behind him to merge right, and you can imagine the effects.

To his credit, this driver came forward in a letter to the editor of the...