COLUMBIA— It just so happened that I was listening to “The Best of Paul Simon” and “Me and Julio down by the Schoolyard” at the same time that I happened upon two stories in the Missourian. The stories were about Gov. Jay Nixon allowing same-sex couples married in other states to file their 2014 tax returns as “married” and the ensuing wrath of the GOP. Then came the song’s refrain: “It’s against the law; what mama saw; it’s against the law.”
DAVID ROSMAN: Impeaching Gov. Nixon might be too harsh a punishment
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