The Sophomore (Generously)

    “…an act…gives birth not only to an effect, but to a series of effects.  Of these effects, the first only is immediate; it manifests itself simultaneously with its cause – it is seen.  The others unfold in succession – they are not seen: it is well for us, if they are foreseen.” (1) [Emphasis Added] In recent days I have seen sporadic coverage and commentary | Read More »

    Instinctively Knowing “The Law”…?

    Note: While I think it is important to start framing big concepts like “liberty” and “tyranny” around ways they manifest themselves in everyday American lives, I also think the word “plunder” as it is used below needs to re-enter the tea party movement lexicon. The connotation and accuracy it brings to the discussion are completely appropriate.  Plus, I thought the comparison below was kinda neat.   | Read More »