Ted Cruz doesn’t even need an excuse as flimsy as the Reichstag fire. All he needs is one bad day in Belgium, and Ted Cruz throws Lady Liberty under the bus, with police-patrolled Muslim ghettoes in the USA.
The McDonald’s Corporation invites me to search for locations of its restaurants by street, town or country. Let’s search for Belgium. USA! USA! USA! USA! I must wipe off the remnants of this solitary jingoism, this isolationist melange, this je ne sais quoi. I shall
If there’s one thing I’ve learned about human nature, it’s this: if you want to discourage a variety of expression and stop getting people from getting upset about it, the best thing you can do is to make that variety of expression against the law.