Propaganda is to a democracy what the bludgeon is to a totalitarian state.
Avram Noam Chomsky
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
The country was founded on the principle that the primary role of government is to protect property from the majority, and so it remains.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
As soon as questions of will or decision or reason or choice of action arise, human science is at a loss.
Musgrave was up. When he's up, he's going to get hit.
Overall, we're happy with the level of underlying earnings in the third quarter. The prospect of future accounting restatements disappoints us, but it's likely most of them are out of the way.
Writing eases my suffering... writing is my way of reaffirming my own existence.