Saturday, October 03, 2009

Why Big Government Doesn't Work

In an economy dominated by the government, the ruling class fulfills its ambitions by serving faithful constituencies at the expense of others. It tries to address its failures by increasing control, which reduces wealth even further, in a downward spiral. It’s not in the nature of government to abandon failed programs, because if government was intelligent and morally superior enough to assert control over a situation in the first place, it will not see the logic in surrendering that control to inferior free-willed citizens. Instead, it will redouble its efforts.

Read the whole thing here.

Thursday, July 09, 2009

Bad Practice

CoffeyGrinds vents about poor Twitter behavior. Check it out here.

Friday, June 05, 2009

Lake Michigan, Unsalted

Emily at the beach at sunset Wednesday.

Thursday, May 28, 2009

Pre-School Graduation

My youngest graduated from pre-school tonight. Sigh.