Buyers' Remorse, Big Time and Entirely Justified

Abby Zimet

It could always be worse. We could live in Florida, where Teabagger scumbag Rick Scott is slashing education, health care, state parks, government jobs and services to the disabled in the name of budget shortfalls while funding corporate tax breaks and the probably illegal drug testing of state employees, ostensibly to combat the state's drug use - 85% of the country's Oxycontin and nine times as many prescription pain pills as the rest combined. But guess who owns one of the biggest drug testing companies? Now nobody in Florida likes him, and who can blame them?

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