Forbes Thought Of The Day
Just taking a break from (the annual frenzy of) sorting through and packing up possessions, regrouping, adjusting to life's surprises. So paying little attention to politics these days, even though the blatantly elitist Romney campaign gaffs are endlessly entertaining as he goes about fashioning the geeknoose to hang himself with. God, and we thought W was dumb!
Let's all give a big cheer for Curiosity, doing its job up there on Mars. You go, Bot!
October issue of Harper's Magazine has an insightful argument against the current international austerity fad as well, though it's quite beyond me why anyone buys the bootstraps-do- without-food- and- healthcare- and- pensions line. If that doesn't work, try this link, and if that doesn't work, buy a subscription. It's the thinking person's magazine. A non-profit as well since, uh, 1856? Or so....
Remember Fractured Fairy Tales? (And Where are Boris and Natasha when we need them?).... Here's one.