Bob Owens

The saddest truth in politics is that people get the leaders they deserve

Sixty mayors to gang up on gun companies unless they stop defending their rights

Wikipedia is sometimes quite useful, especially if you need a good, generic definition of a common term, such as extortion: Extortion (also called blackmail*, shakedown, outwresting, and exaction) is a criminal offence of unlawfully obtaining money, property, or services from a person, entity, or institution, through coercion. Refraining from doing harm is sometimes euphemistically called […]

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