Meandering Out Loud

Don Thorp’s Musing, Muttering, and Mischief Along a Random Path

Politicians, Manipulation, and the Healthcare Problem

In general, I’m not a big fan of politicians. I know they’re a necessary evil but I am troubled when they step over the line and over simplify and possibly just misstate facts just enough to inflame support for their position, whether their position is right/wrong, good/bad is immaterial. What I’m not trying to do with [...]

Thoughts for all Voters – My Only Political Post of ‘08

A friend sent me this collection of quotes before he headed to the polls. Thoughts about Obama and Democrats A government which robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul. - George Bernard Shaw A liberal is someone who feels a great debt to his fellow man, which debt he proposes to pay [...]