Heres a message thats almost never said that our country desperately needs to hear: Americans need to be a lot less tolerant.
The so-called Obamacare Cadillac Tax is scheduled to begin on January 1, 2018. It is a 40% non-deductible tax on the cost of medical insurance plans that exceed "predetermined thresholds".
It's not cheery, but among the most jarring things I read in the run-up to Christmas comes from historian Stanley Weintraub, who has written about Christmas during wartime more than once.
Its time to correct a sin of omission. In five-plus years of blogging, I havent given nearly enough attention to the wisdom of the late (and great) Milton Friedman.