California Attorney General Recalls Honorary Badges

California Attorney General Jerry Brown is recalling honorary badges.

Those honorary shields and stars resemble official law enforcement badges. Brown's office has declared the practice of distributing honorary badges illegal.

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In citing a bit of movie dialogue and attributing it to Blazing Saddles, we neglected to mention Treasure of the Sierra Madre as the original source of the quotation.

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