mas39866 2 years, 7 months ago on Cliff looms: Kicking the Can, Washington-style

There is no cliff. The press is being lied to by both parties. This is a deal worked out long in advanced so that the Democrats get the tax increase they want and the Republicans get the budget cuts they want and everyone gets to save face. Nothing will stop. Government will go on. Checks will continue to be printed. And the beauty of it all is that each party has a scapegoat to blame when they talk to their constituents.


mas39866 3 years, 6 months ago on Bible still an inspiring read

My mother did this the last 20 years of her life. It soon became a part of her daily routine, but she didn't become a slave to it. If for some reason she had to miss a day, she would just move on to the next day's reading. As a result, her daily readings became more like a visit from a cherished old friend.