The Secret of Change
The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new. -Socrates Socrates was allegedly a smart guy. I regret missing out on that part of my education, but I was in Catholic school and nuns were hiding around every corner. I was too terrified to learn. But this is an interesting quote because it | Read More »
Harry Reid Coins An Evil Fallacy
So the law is THE LAW when Senator Reid says it’s the law. When it becomes a political convenience to get rid of it, he can argue against and vote against THE LAW that he previously voted in favor of. When the President finds parts of a law hard to implement or remarkably unpopular, he can enforce it piecemeal. When a person Harry Reid likes (himself for example) is harmed or inconvenienced; he can get waivers because in his case it is “different.” But if you oppose the law itself, there is no need for discussion. It’s THE LAW.
Under a similar set of circumstances to Socrates, if I were confronted by a law like Obamacare in argument, I’d want to drink too.
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