In his new book “A More Perfect Union” Republican Presidential Candidate Ben Carson
Laws and regulations should be designed to address normal situations while providing special mechanisms for the creation of exceptions in abnormal situations. Changing the law governing the normal situation in order to accommodate the abnormal situation is like requiring that car seats be designed to accommodate conjoined twins as well as anatomically normal children. The more sensible thing would be to require car seats to accommodate typical children and design special car seats for atypical children as needed. This principle can be applied to a host of situations in our nation. For example, most people are heterosexual, and changing the definition of marriage to suit those outside that definition is unnecessarily complicated.
That’s quite a mouthful coming from someone the Republican Party has been only to happy to “redesign the car seat” over.
How long the party will continue to cater to this –
is an open question. But if racist Texas School Book publishers are willing to “make apologies” when pressured to do so one wonders about future “accommodations” for Uncle Ben(Tom).
And here’s a “worker” to sing us out.