Ride Right Through them: Half Full Edition

One of the things I've been saying over and over again is the actual evidence of Obama's election prospects: A NYT reporter at an Obama event this week tweeted out the following Just to clarify, tix *started* at $51. Obama campaign sez event was sold out, but room is about half full. Hmmm.— jodikantor (@jodikantor) … Continue reading Ride Right Through them: Half Full Edition

“People who lack character become tyrants when they have more power than they should”

Hornblower bowed, but as the Colonel remained unbending he stiffened to attention. He could recognize that type of man at once—the servant of a tyrant, and in close personal association with him, modeling his conduct not on the tyrant’s but on what he fancied should be the correct behaviour of a tyrant, far out-Heroding Herod. … Continue reading “People who lack character become tyrants when they have more power than they should”