I found with a quick Google indicate that 50-55% of violent crimes in the USA are crimes of passion
Provide a link or it didn't happen.
Of course, many are quick to remind that it is Apple's store and they are free to do whatever they want with it
Yeah, ask Microsoft about doing whatever they want with their own products (IE and Media Player in Windows). Making/Owning the best selling or most used of something and then putting rules around it, usually is asking for trouble from a government agency of some sort.
You said: "with a veto-proof majority"
- Last time I checked, a veto-proof majority was not the same as a simple majority. The Democrats will not have a 2/3 majority in both houses of Congress, which is required to overturn a veto.
You said: "Republicans are looking to pick up the Washington state seat, which they won't, and the Maryland seat, which they also will not
- You used words like won't, not, and only in your statement. Sounds like you know what you are talking about.
You could probably get a job at the Literary Digest. Or better yet, get on as a PR person for the Dewey campain.