Archive for April 23rd, 2007

Narcissistic Obsession

There has been a long dialog underway about the role of happiness in public policy. I have noticed that no problem is too small to not call somebody to the ramparts. Goodness, shouldn’t people just get on with life?


The Younger Generation

Back when dinosaurs roamed the Earth and I was a junior in high school, I had the good fortune to read Cicero in Latin class. There was a famous bit where Cicero was bemoaning the decline in public morals and the disappointing nature of the youth of the time. The disappointment remains.