Quote of the Day

"Once a society reaches the point where common courtesy must be legislated, they’ve really just about admitted that they’ve failed."

-- From a commenter responding to a post by Tim Blair. The topic was a woman removed from an Amtrak train after talking on her cell phone, in a designated "Quiet Car" for approximately 16(!) hours.

Update: Welcome to those clicking in from Mark Steyn's post on the "Straight Talk Express" at the Corner.