• Rich people go to the ballet and don’t pay sales tax. Poor people go to the local strip club and do. Sounds fair to me!

  • The majority carefully considered the constitutional arguments and after a thorough review of the First Amendment considerations, concluded:

    “Petitioner’s remaining constitutional argument is unavailing.” (http://www.nycourts.gov/ctapps/Decisions/2012/Oct12/157mem12.pdf at 5).

    Actually, those six words comprise the majority’s entire discussion of the First Amendment issues. No doubt they considered those issues deeply and carefully in private discussions, however.

  • asdfasdf:

    Be grateful for small mercies. They could have said that the argument was “fatally flawed.”