This has always reminded me of San Francisco, somehow. The bustling yet light pace, Desmond's cool, nimble dexterity -- the casual sophistication.
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
Saturday, April 07, 2012
Politicians do not grow underneath rocks; they emanate from communities, and if those communities behave in a general mediocre way, so do their politics.
Our broken politics, at heart, is not broken because of some venal and alien "Them" that is messing up our nice little society; it is an expression of a venal, selfish "us" that refuses to do our duty as citizens and insist that our government act in ways that reflect "the better angels of our nature," in Lincoln's immortal phrase.
Posted by Matt Talbot at 10:22 AM