Unclerave's Wordy Weblog
“I learned more about economics from one South Dakota dust storm than I did in all my years in college.” — Hubert Humphrey
(Good man, that Humphrey! 131 more words
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t was a great privilege to work in government, which I did during my career in the UK.
My experience as a senior civil servant added to my respect for politicians (and the democratic process) rather than diminish it. 1,126 more words
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On Friday, Mitt Romney told his supporters that he won’t be running for President in 2016. Although he’s clearly been bitten by the presidential bug — he’s run for the nation’s highest office the last two elections — … 363 more words
3 weeks, 5 days
pundit from another planet
Nick Gillespie writes: Today we are Charlie Hebdo. But what about tomorrow, and the day after tomorrow?
I think most observers would agree that over the past 20 years or so, we’ve been witnessing a paradox when it comes to free speech. 867 more words
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