A continuing saga of the differences between a Casino coming to town and Cannabis coming to town. Cannabis Town has some rules: Rule #1 Never take advice on the evils of cannabis from someone who gambles and goes for cocktails after work.
Warren Buffett says, "I could end the deficit in 5 minutes". "You just pass a law that says that anytime there is a deficit of more than 3% of GDP, all sitting members of Congress are ineligible for re-election.
Massachusetts keeps collecting Turnpike tolls more than 30 years after the road was supposed to become free. The Massachusetts Turnpike was built in the 1950s by borrowing money to be repaid by collecting tolls for 30 years. A new quasi-public agency was created to build and operate the Turnpike.