I think so, Brain … but couldn’t you describe progress on settling the shutdown as “close enough for government work”?
The Chinese Chang’e-4 spacecraft made the first successful landing on the Moon’s far side on 3 January. This image from the landing site inside Von Karman crater was taken by a camera on the lander. It shows the desk-sized, six-wheeled Yutu 2 (Jade Rabbit 2) rover as it was moving off the lander.
Image Credit: CNSA
One of the easiest things about dealing with Team Kimberlin has been making fun of them. This INMTUYK from a couple of years ago today is an example of the sort of ridicule sent Bill Schmalfeldt’s way.
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For some reason, the Cabin Boy™ thinks I can answer this question.I really don’t know the answer, but I suspect it may be something like this.
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Incompetent is as incompetent does.
Bad men live that they may eat and drink, whereas good men eat and drink that they may live.
I think so, Brain … but the drug test would be easier if it were a written exam.
A New York Senate bill would, if passed into law, require that the purchaser of any firearm
consent to have his or her social media accounts reviewed and investigated pursuant to subdivision four of this section …
Such a law would clearly violate rights secured by both the First and Second Amendments. Eugene Volokh offers an analysis of the bills constitutional deficiencies here and concludes with these words—
But remember: No-one is trying to take away your guns, or your freedom of speech.
Read the whole thing.
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