- How “richly subsidized”? See “On our nickel,” from 2004
- Do union bosses threaten politicians? Yes.
- A “well-documented” war: See “The Inexplicable War on Lemonade Stands,” at Forbes
- Yes, there is a “National Lemonade Freedom Day”
- For more on Martha Boneta, see my “Pitchfork Rebellion”
- For more on Dana Crow-Smith, see my “Permit Needed”
- Do you know the wage in San Jose? See the new study by the California Public Policy Foundation
- The important study showing Illinois spending on pensions vs. services as such, by the Illinois Policy Foundation
Oh, and for a more famous use of the title allusion, you might try W. H. Auden.