Note to Politicians: The Hows Matter

Amazing to think that even a year ago, a clear majority of Americans actually wanted health care reform. Of course, that was when we actually thought we had a chance of getting real health care reform. Not the the institutionalized leeching that you all gave us. We should have known better. We never got real credit card reform or real bankruptcy … [Read more...]

~ Sticks and Stones… and Populism

While our President and other politicians have been learning the talk of populism in the last few weeks, a lot of media ink, electronic and otherwise, has been given over to trashing the walk of the populist.  Of particular interest is David Brooks' explanation of the media/political world view in his recent article The Populist … [Read more...]