With apologies to Emily Letilla, I’d like to caution everyone about not being fully engaged with current events. In my opinion it’s fine to be either totally ignorant or completely apprised of what’s going on in the world. It’s the middle ground, that notorious ‘little bit of knowledge’ that provides occasion for danger.
13 Apr 2009 Mon
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21 Jan 2009 Wed
“The world will little note, nor long remember what we say here, but it can never forget what they did here.”
–Abraham Lincoln, The Gettysburg Address (1863)
That Lincoln guy, what a kidder! Well, I’m sure you know the old joke about lawyers.
27 Sep 2008 Sat
I generally don’t get involved with politics, but it seems as if the entire world is currently saturated with news and updates of the endless U.S. Presidential campaign / election / potential annunciation. Somehow it combined and evolved within my head into a bizarre hybrid political rhetoric earworm, which I fear I can only expunge through a blog posting: