The FBI expects to police the 2020 election, secretly. First priority: do not get caught. They understand now that partial transparency does not work.
Citizens of Greenville, Mississippi, observed police issue $500 tickets at King James Bible Baptist Church, for curfew violations on Maundy Thursday, as congregants sat in their cars in the church parking lot to listen to their pastor on the radio.
Boston residents thanked law enforcement officers at the end of the day. They were happy that thousands of officers had protected the city and its residents from the unarmed Tsarnaev.
So when you think of moral elements in the matter of substance use, remember two things: do not underestimate the power of the feds, and do not underestimate the power of federal drug enforcement to screw things up.
The police officer who does a somersault on some suburban boulevard as he charges in to subdue a bikini-clad teenager at a neighborhood pool party, looks a lot more ridiculous viewed on YouTube than he did when he surprised everyone with his faux manliness. Later on you have a lot of time to absorb the self-infatuation such behavior displays.