The Vermont Cynic

Why your 22nd birthday sucks

March 31, 2012

ÊA month from today, I will turn 22. You remember when your fifth grade teacher would always say ÒRemember, tomorrow is the first day of the rest of your life?Ó Your 22nd birthday is the first day of...

Lock and load – we’re going to Wal-Mart

November 30, 2011

    Black Friday, an annual event that celebrates greed, depravity and a Hobbesian view of mankind was again marred by violence nationwide. Yet from the rubble a similar theme emerged —...

Mandated drug tests unfairly target poor

October 19, 2011

Dozens of states have introduced legislation that would require welfare applicants to pass a drug test before receiving aid.But while statehouses and the federal government have a compelling interest in...

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