Monthly Archives: August 2010

On Power

“Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.” Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865), 16th U.S. President The thirst for power has been the undoing of men and nations for millennia. It is … Continue reading

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On Neighbors

“To love our neighbor as ourselves is such a truth for regulating human society, that by that alone one might determine all the cases in social morality”. John Locke (1632-1704) British philosopher and physician Does anyone remember the theme song … Continue reading

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On Deja Vu

What you see above is a 1934 Chicago Tribune political cartoon that was rerun on the paper’s website on June 10, 2009. In case you were wondering, the artist was critical of the New Deal, or what today we would … Continue reading

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