Once upon a time a little Indian boy roamed the woods of New England. He was an attractive and mischievous scamp delighting in practical jokes and always ready to cost somebody his dignity.
I am beginning to despise the daily news. Murders, robbery, homelessness, hunger, drug addiction, HIV.
So Boehner says Obama “owns” this governmental shutdown. Obama, Reid, Pelosi and Boehner have sucked the air out of the concept of political discourse; the walls of the concept are in danger of implosion.
“Now behold, there was a man named Zacchaeus who was a chief tax collector and he was rich. And he sought to see who Jesus was, but could not because of the crowd, for he was of short stature.
This is a continuation of thoughts engendered by Philip Atkinson’s “A Study of Our Decline” (2007).
Atkinson says: “A communal mind is not an obscure idea but a tangible influence that affects us every day