I know, I know. Independence day is on Saturday this year. That’s not the point. The point is ‘Murica! Yeah! Not really. The point is what true freedom means, at least to me.
America is turning 239 tomorrow (despite some people apparently thinking that America is turning 2015; I’m not making this up. Check this out: http://read.bi/1UktZ1H). We’ve had an interesting couple of weeks in the good ol’ U.S. of A. Obamacare was upheld AGAIN, gay marriage was legalized and key components of “three strikes” laws. If you don’t know what “three strikes laws” are, it behooves you to look that up.
For this post, suffices to say “three strikes” comes from the baseball concept of “three strikes and you’re out.” Only in this case, 3 infractions no matter how big or small and you go to prison for the rest of your life. Obviously this has inherent problems that…
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