THE PATRIOT Act was extended just before it expired Friday when President Obama signed the bill by autopen from France. This just strikes us as odd. While we have no doubt that it won’t make a bit of difference — any more than the president’s clumsily forged birth certificate — we have to wonder why an autopen was used instead of just emailing the document and printing a copy for the president to sign his own self.
Also: Netanyahu’s speech declared “an act of war”; Chinese prisoners forced to play World of Warcraft for prison guards; study shows Roman Catholics and born-again Christians with smaller brains than mainline Protestants; and Judge Andrew Napolitano asks when our peaceful republic became a police state (link opens video at YouTube).
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