The environmental threat of Mardi Gras beads

Now this from the LA Times - "Mardi Gras beads cause environmental hangover."    Forcing contraception on Catholics is one thing; but for Pete's sake man, leave the beads alone.  Ignore this at your peril.  For a view into a second Obama term, look no further than this Mardi Gras joy killer, right on the heels of the HHS determining that a lunch packed by a preschooler's mom did not meet HHS standards.  The lunch included a turkey and cheese sandwich, banana, potato chips, and apple juice. Hemming us in on all sides requires an ever encroaching bureaucracy and the taxes necessary to fund it.  President Obama just delivered his fourth trillion-plus dollar budget, which coincides with the lowest level of adult labor force participation since 1983, at 63.7%.  In response to complaints of crowding out and suffocation by overregulation and taxation, the Obama administration has responded with the divisive class politics of demonizing business and...(Read Full Post)