In response to:

On Christmas, Liberals Are By No Means Liberal

Chris from Kalifornia Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 8:53 AM
I want people to understand that the things which sound "bad" only do so because they require work and diligence along with understanding. Learning is the hard thing for people who have spent their whole lives being indoctrinated that earning is bad, that successful people aren't successful because they worked at something worthwhile rather than taking advantage of others.
Random thoughts on the passing scene:

When I was growing up, an older member of the family used to say, "What you don't know would make a big book." Now that I am an older member of the family, I would say to anyone, "What you don't know would fill more books than the Encyclopedia Britannica." At least half of our society's troubles come from know-it-alls, in a world where nobody knows even 10 percent of all.

Some people seem to think that, if life is not fair, then the answer is to turn more of the nation's resources over to politicians --...