Now, do I think the baby boomers tend to be self-absorbed? I do.
Even the most left-wing politicians worship wealth creation - as the political-action-committee collection plate is passed.
Lyndon Johnson faced some clear moral issues.
Only a few good leaders have paused to reflect seriously on being leaders.
If ever there were a place where people not only tend not to face economic facts, but it's almost their purpose not to face economic facts, it's Washington.
If death weren't around to 'finalize' the Darwinian process, we'd all still be amoebas.
Why can't death - if we must have it - be always glorious, as in 'The Iliad?'
I was never a Democrat. I went from Republican to Maoist and then back again.