The G.O.P.’s Bad Bet

Charles Murray slams the internet gambling legislation:

Thus society is weakened every time a law is passed that large numbers of reasonable, responsible citizens think is stupid. Such laws invite good citizens to choose knowingly to break the law, confident that they are doing nothing morally wrong.

The reaction to Prohibition, the 20th century’s stupidest law, is the archetypal case. But the radical expansion of government throughout the last century has created many more.

Explore posts in the same categories: Poker, Politics

2 Comments on “The G.O.P.’s Bad Bet”

  1. tip Says:

    Hi I thank you for a wonderful site. You have done very good job.

  2. major medical health insurance Says:

    YOU HAVE GOT SOME KIND OF CLASS IN THIS SITE. Good to see you up and around!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: