"Destiny is no matter of chance. It is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved." William Jennings Bryan (1860 - 1925)
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August 6, 1945. It was a sunny morning in the city of more than 300,000 people. Some were on their way to work, children were playing in the streets.
Sometimes I think we forget whose country this is.
Christian jerks. An oil spill in China. A chance to take action. Here's a little round-up of links from the web you may have missed this week:
It is with cautious optimism that I write these words: Apparently, oil has stopped flowing into the Gulf (at least from the spot where we had been watching http://blog.sojo.net/tag/oil-spi
That could be the conclusion of an op-ed piece in the New York Times, "Economics Behaving Badly." P