As far as taxes go, I'm actually more okay with sin taxes than just about any other tax. I hate unavoidable taxes and tolerate those I can avoid by modifying my behavior. But, as the above article makes clear, sin taxes (just like everything the government does) rarely work out as planned.
Friday, October 20, 2017
H/T Eric H. https://www.vice.com/en/article/epdw3e/a-swat-team-tore-down-this-womans-home-and-left-her-with-a-dollar50000-bill
They do seem to drive the media conversation: http://www.politico.com/story/2017/10/20/trump-senate-budget-vote-tweets-243983?lo=ap_c1 I...
At least Kentucky tried to cut down on the red tape by having judges pre-sign blank emergency orders... https://reason.com/2019/05/09/kent...