Time's a Wastin'

November will be here before we know it, and meanwhile folks are still yammering over phraseology. We're just getting plain tongue-tied when we talk with our friends and family members who are avoiding being informed, but who are intending to vote anyway. So here's a handy-dandy guide to print up and tape on the bathroom mirror for practice between flossing and brushing! When they say "level the playing field," we say that we're sorry that they're suffering due to their envy, but that such suffering cannot be the rationale for destroying a democratic republic which supports the rights to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. When they roll their eyes at words such as "market," "economy," and "capitalism," we remind folks that the marketplace is where we exercise our God-given free will on a daily basis, with choices great and small. When they complain about militarism, we say that our national defense is our metaphorical national immune system. Who or what can last long without...(Read Full Post)