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Christmas Books

Charles3662 Wrote: Dec 11, 2012 9:04 AM
My experience is my wife and almost everyone I meet wants to go with the popular flow. They are also bitter later and want to blame someone else for what happens. No Obama supporter I have met wants his policies or the effects of those policies. But, they all want to have a Negro elected to show they are "free thinkers." Yes, I shouldn't voice opinions, even to my wife and children. I should let them go over the cliff. However, I care, so I pick up nails in the streets, hold the door for women and struggle to protect those around me--even when they think I am "square" and don't really understand.

During the holidays, a shopping mall can be more like a shopping maul. One way to avoid that scene is to give books as Christmas gifts, since books can be bought on-line, painlessly.

A book that fits in with the holiday spirit is "No, They Can't!" by TV show host John Stossel. It is written with a light touch, but gets across some pretty heavy stuff about economics. The title is a take-off on Obama's old slogan, "Yes, we can!"

It is the first book I have read that asks a question about electric cars that should have been...