35) Touched by government

from Reason to Freedom

by Jim Davidson

"Touched by government. Sounds nasty, doesn't it? Kind of like the

improper touching that certain priests have been accused of doing to

altar boys of tender years. Have you been touched by the iron fist of

government? I have, and if you have, you can corroborate this point. I

got mail." (07/07/08)

http://tinyurl.com/5rugqq

Here's the response I posted to the blog where this appeared
(strangely, there seems to be a way to post comments, but no apparent
place to read them):