Free speech: Can’t have cake and eat it, too

February 28, 2006

Sometimes it's good to be at the end of a peninsula.

You're separated and insulated. Which can be uncomfortable when the craziness is close at hand (see: Elian Gonzalez and the 2000 presidential elections). But a real blessing when you realize how screwed up things can be up there, in the rest of the United States...

Free speech: Can’t have cake and eat it, too

February 28, 2006

by Ralph De La Cruz

Sun-Sentinel (Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.)

Sometimes it's good to be at the end of a peninsula.

You're separated and insulated. Which can be uncomfortable when the craziness is close at hand (see: Elian Gonzalez and the 2000 presidential elections). But a real blessing when you realize how screwed up things can be up there, in the rest of the United States...