Open thread for night owls: Tale of two druglords
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Sam Pizzigati at writes—A Tale of Two Druglords. One gets life behind bars, the other retires into luxury. Guesswhich one wreaked more havoc:

Last week didn’t go so well for the Mexican druglord Joaquín Guzmán Loera. A federal district court sentenced the notorious “El Chapo” to life in prison. The 62-year-old will almost certainly, notes the New York Times, be “spending the rest of his life behind bars.”

El Chapo certainly deserves his fate. The drug cartel he ruled, a jury...

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