OK, let’s try this again.
• First up, is it really illegal to taunt a police dog? Apparently, yes. Let that soak in. It’s illegal to taunt a police dog. I can understand that there may be natural consequences to taunting an animal trained to take down suspects. But why add charges? And in this particular case, there were six charges leveled against a guy for “injuring a police animal.” Unfortunately, the story doesn’t say anywhere how the guy actually injured the animal. In fact, by the looks of the mug shot, the head butting he gave the dog’s kennel injured him more than the dog. (Spectrum)
• LDS general authority L. Tom Perry’s funeral is today. Thousands are expected to attend. Quick question [serious]: How do people determine why or where the initial goes in the name titles for LDS authorities? Thomas S. Monson, L. Tom Perry, etc. There are a few blogs out there that asked the same question. The best answer seems to be this: