Liberals - Punish the Successful, Reward the Unsuccessful
Liberals - Tax, Borrow, Spend, and Give Free Stuff
Obama's legacy - National Debt / Credit Downgrade / Obamacare Failure / Economic Failure / Foreign Policy Failure / Liar of the Year Award / The Rise of ISIS
I was discovering that life just simply isn't fair and bask in the unsung glory of knowing that each obstacle overcome along the way only adds to the satisfaction in the end. Nothing great, after all, was ever accomplished by anyone sulking in his or her misery.
My first job, back in 1994, was washing dishes at a local upscale restaurant. It paid $5/hour. There wasn't even air conditioning in the kitchen, it sucked. But, it served its purpose. It provided me with my own spending money. By 1998, until I got my first real job after college, I was making $7.50/hour cooking in another unairconditioned restaurant kitchen. Hell, my first real, college grad job only paid $10/hour in 1998.
Wal mart employees actually have it pretty good for the work that they do.
Einstein, "science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind."
There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.... John Rogers