Invoking their rights

Out in the west Texas town of El Paso, the newspaper has a hilarious story about the refugee Democrats’ newest claim. They have brought a lawsuit alleging that their flight to New Mexico is a form of expression protected by the First Amendment. Or as Marty Robbins sang so memorably, “I had but one chance and that was to run.”
The AP photo caption reads: “Texas state Senate Democratic Caucus Chairwoman Sen. Leticia Van de Putte, D-San Antonio, held up a Pay Day candy bar Wednesday for the ‘Texas 11’ to see in Albuquerque. The inscription on the back said, ‘Thanks for doing all this for peanuts.'”