Much of the social history of the Western world over the past three decades has been a history of replacing what worked with what sounded good.

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Elections should be held on April 16th- the day after we pay our income taxes. That is one of the f

Elections should be held on April 16th- the day after we pay our income taxes. That is one of the few things that might discourage politicians from being big spenders.

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One of the common failings among honorable people is a failure to appreciate how thoroughly dishonorable some other people can be and how dangerous it is to trust them.

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The march of science and technology does not imply growing intellectual complexity in the lives of most people. It often means the opposite.

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It is hard to imagine a more stupid or more dangerous way of making decisions than by putting those decisions in the hands of people who pay no price for being wrong.

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