Syrup Emergency

I’ll either die of apoplexy or apathy, I can’t decide which.

Here in the home state of the Whoopie Pie, it seems there was emergency passage of LD109 Resolve to Establish the Commission to Study the Promotion and Expansion of the Maine Maple Sugar Industry. I wasn’t aware of the legislation until the early morning newscast, today at 4:30. Our legislature conducted, well publicized, decisive debate in the matter of  the Whoopie Pie a while back.

There are people without food and shelter in this state. The Department of Health and Human Services has a $70.9 million shortfall this year. Our residents, young and old, lead the country in oxycontin and bath salts abuse. We can’t worry about that right now, we’ve gotta get this maple syrup situation straightened out.

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About elroyjones

Married, no children, responsibly self-directed, living happily.
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