Daily Archives: May 22, 2007

Two from the Philosopher’s Playground

“The old joke is, ‘A salesman tells an American that he has a new invention that will do half his work for him. The American replies, ‘Great. Give me two.’” This sentiment comes to mind when I watch people and … Continue reading

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A history lesson

“On Feb. 8, 2004, George W. Bush proudly proclaimed to Tim Russert on ‘Meet the Press,’ ‘I am a war president.’ Like an 8-year-old playing with toy soldiers, Bush, an Air National Guard dropout, looked at war with vicarious enthusiasm. … Continue reading

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