If you’re unfamiliar with Brad Thor (I was), he is the author of technothrillers such as his most recent novel Foreign Agent. He was interviewed by Reason‘s Nick Gillespie on current political events (and his new novel). Today’s QotD comes at 25:40 of the interview:
I’m a big believer of Federalism. There’s too much going on in Washington, it’s too disconnected, and we ought to be making decisions… I moved to Tennessee because I didn’t like the decisions in Illinois. I mean, if the states are the laboratories of democracy, Illinois’ a fricken’ meth lab.