In a week when a cop’s lie about cold-blooded murder has been exposed by the courage of a citizen who filmed the whole thing, yet another GOP pol has proposed yet another bit of insanity in the form of a law forbidding citizens from filming cops. It demonstrates, yet again, that the GOP is not the “party of small government”. It’s the Party of Large Government Armed to Despoil, Attack and Kill Small People. It never saw a massively expensive gun or bomb in the hands of a Uniformed Authority Figure it didn’t love. It’s only minor pleasures enjoyed by the poor it is scrupulous about.