Month: January 2013
We need more than good intention government
First rule of good leadership: Don’t give a command you know won’t be obeyed. First rule of bad governance: pass a law if it has good intention or purpose, without worrying whether it can be carried out or not, and without considering its potential side effects. In one of my favorite science fiction books,…
Politicians and their children are a class apart.
Politicians and their children are a class apart. I normally wouldn’t plan on doing two blogs in a row on the same topic, but I was doing my usual scan of the day’s news stories, and ran across the story about Gov. Christie’s comments which I am using as the root for this blog. The…
Talk about a misleading headline….
Talk about a misleading headline…. A friend and former coworker of mine recently has been pasting and posting a lot of pro gun-control links and posts on her Facebook page. I have remained very quiet and not responded to any of them. But when she posted this link, I was so shocked, and not in…