Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Places to stay: debtors' prison. No, really.

These hallmarks of American exceptionalism keep evaporating. Collection companies are seeking imprisonment for debt now. We banned that, once upon a time.

After enough of our American claims to specialness are gone, maybe we'll realize we're on the same planet as the rest of the world. Reasons to welcome that as well as mourning it.

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