Who was my favorite student this term?
6 years ago
A long pondered but only lately realized blog about economics, politics, evaluation, econometrics, academia, college football and whatever else comes to mind.
To have good leaders you have to have good followers — able to recognize just authority, admire it, be grateful for it and emulate it.I have this vague memory that we learned something about the downside of blindly following authority in the last century.
Last year, however, a Border Patrol agent based in Port Angeles testified before Congress that he and other agents there considered it a “black hole” with “no purpose, no mission.” The agent, Christian Sanchez, said his supervisors told him “to just drive” around the peninsula during his shift.That flushing sound you hear is your tax dollars.
When libertarians fret about carrying two small cups of soda instead of one Big Gulp, they impress me with their passion for tiny nonsense.Now Justin is a very busy fellow, so I am sure that it was merely an oversight on his part that he failed to write what he surely actually had in mind, which is:
When New York mayors fret about people carrying two small cups of soda instead of one Big Gulp, they impress me with their passion for tiny nonsense.N.B. I think there is some way to actually link to tweets, but not being a twitter, I don't know what it is.