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Monday, April 23, 2007

Political Fallout: Iowa Lawmakers' Got Game?

Excerpted from this post at Political Fallout
While key legislation hangs in the balance of the DMZ (Democrat Majority Zone), where bills such as VOICE, CAFO, and Civil Rights have been sentenced to solitary confinement, our legislators find refuge in mindless games, such as computer solitaire, on the House and Senate floors. Why engage in meaningful debate, when you can play by yourself? ... In the meantime, since our freshmen lawmakers aren't allowed to pariticpate in the political games, maybe we should put them to work, or give them something to do while killing time. List of Seven Things Freshmen Lawmakers Can Do While Their Leaders Are Off Killing Bills in Committee: 7. Gather holy oils for ceremonial anointment of congressional leaders' feet when they descend upon the den of slackdom and impart their representative wisdom 6. Download music, ring tones, and games before the tax hammer falls ...

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