Go ahead. I dare you.

Find anything resmbling a justification for the President’s limiting his “interview” with the 9-11 Commission to a single hour. Does he only know an hour’s worth about what happened?

Author: Mark Kleiman

Professor of Public Policy at the NYU Marron Institute for Urban Management and editor of the Journal of Drug Policy Analysis. Teaches about the methods of policy analysis about drug abuse control and crime control policy, working out the implications of two principles: that swift and certain sanctions don't have to be severe to be effective, and that well-designed threats usually don't have to be carried out. Books: Drugs and Drug Policy: What Everyone Needs to Know (with Jonathan Caulkins and Angela Hawken) When Brute Force Fails: How to Have Less Crime and Less Punishment (Princeton, 2009; named one of the "books of the year" by The Economist Against Excess: Drug Policy for Results (Basic, 1993) Marijuana: Costs of Abuse, Costs of Control (Greenwood, 1989) UCLA Homepage Curriculum Vitae Contact: Markarkleiman-at-gmail.com

One thought on “Go ahead. I dare you.”

  1. I'll Bite

    Mark, while I actually agree with you, I'll take the bait on this
    one and play devil's advocate.
    Regardless of what the members of the commission believe might be
    currently undiscovered, perhaps Bush believes they know everything

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