Dry MaxIn the proverb, the dog in the manger can't benefit from eating the feed he's found in the barn, but he snarls and bites at the other beasts who could digest it and will starve without it. If I can't get a meal, neither can any of you.

The story came to mind last week.

Last February, Blawgletter wrote about a case that struck us as taking the issue of parties' "citizenship" to a Whole New Level. We said:

The Sixth Circuit today booted a case because it couldn't tell if it belonged in federal court or not.

The lawsuit pitted a Keystone State corporation (with a Pennsylvania principal