Retired computer consultant. Not totally happy with our present administration.
Author of historical and science fiction novels. Author page at www.billdameron.com.
To correct Lincoln somewhat, he should have said, ". . . that government of the people, by the politicians, and for the politicians shall not perish from the earth.
Government's view of the economy: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it. — Ronald Reagan
In the United States, the majority undertakes to supply a multitude of ready-made opinions for the use of individuals, who are thus relieved from the necessity of forming opinions of their own.
-- Alexis de Toqueville