Ruling

In ’37 Stalin made a hash
Of party loyalists and army brass.
Decimation: One in ten are shot.
What’s the word when one in ten are not?

Jan 092013
 

Men can always be found to do the king’s bidding without asking so much as the king’s shilling in return.

Jan 012013
 

Legality is the last refuge of a scoundrel.

Dec 072012
 

Fiat justitia will assuredly result in pereat mundus.

Nov 052012
 

The practicing capitalist is a capitalist; the practicing anarchist is a terrorist; the practicing socialist is a thief.

Oct 222012
 

Stare decisis is an infinite regress error.

Oct 092012
 

Men form alliances first not to be stolen from, and then to steal.