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Random Thoughts

right-side-up Wrote: Jul 25, 2012 6:46 PM
Who should decide what medicine you should take or what surgeries you should have? (a) You. (b) Your doctor. (c) Your insurance company (d) A bureaucrat in Washington who has never met you and knows nothing about your case except a statistical summary The correct answer, of course, is (d).
Random thoughts on the passing scene:

Even squirrels know enough to store nuts, so that they will have something to eat when food gets scarce. But the welfare state has spawned a whole class of people who spend everything they get when times are good, and look to others to provide for their food and other basic needs when times turn bad.

The 14th Amendment to the Constitution prescribes "equal protection of the laws" to all Americans. But what does that mean, if the President of the United States can arbitrarily grant waivers, so that A, B and C have to obey the...