Negotiating with Lunatics

One of the benefits of having been a nurse for over thirty years is that people will occasionally allow me to be brutally honest.  For example, I can get away with telling an acquaintance, "God did not create gastric reflux medication just so you can eat an entire pizza and then go lie on the couch like a beached whale." Until recently, I was willing to believe that President Obama and his party were merely way-out-leftists, even Marxists.  But after listening to their response to last week's horrific economic news, I can only conclude that today's Democratic Party has lost its collective mind.  In this nurse's expert opinion, Obama and the Democrats are crazy. By "crazy," I mean looney, batty, daft, bonkers, and nutty as a fruitcake, to put it in medical terms. On Friday, we learned that the recovering American economy added a piddling 18,000 jobs in June and that the unemployment rate rose to 9.2%.  The underemployment rate jumped to 16.2%.  Americans based...(Read Full Article)