The Pakistani Connection

The Pakistani Connection

A summary of what's in the major U.S. newspapers.
Aug. 12 2006 7:04 AM

The Pakistani Connection

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In the American South, drinkin' is on its way back. According to the NYT, retailers like Wal-Mart and their corps of professional lobbyists are successfully convincing dry counties and towns in six Bible Belt states to relax their prohibitions. And if they stay dry? Luckily, the WSJ reports, a new urine test reveals if they were boozing last week.

Avi Zenilman is a former Slate intern.

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