Wednesday 16 October 2002

Policing the community

In Florida's Daytona Beach, taxpayers' money is being used in imaginative ways.:
The city fathers are tired of holding the title of the country’s premier fleshpot resort and, embarrassed by their beach’s reputation for swimwear skimpy enough to make an episode of Baywatch look tame, have ordered an official cover-up
The Libertarian party went door to door gathering signatures for a petition and distributing a memo stating: "This ordinance is the antithesis of the values for which we stand."
Here in Edinburgh, the sex police face more interesting challenges........