Today’s Washington Posted reports on a Cub Scout who apparently asked a local politician some trenchant questions on gun control. The young scout’s troop leaders subsequently dismissed the boy from his den. I read the boy’s questions. They reflect a premise on guns that I do not accept. Nevertheless, it’s galling that the boy was dismissed from his den. If I were the politician, I’d be mortified that the boy received punishment for his questions. An advocate must be able to answer any question critical of his or her position, or not be an advocate.
We received this Obamacare gem in the mail today. This reflects our premium for my son’s and my coverage. For the math whizzes here, that’s a 117% increase
The Rare Artist Contest empowers individuals affected by rare diseases to express their story through art. Objectivist Jon Wos is one of those artists. His painting, “Lighting The Darkness,” is currently ranked in second place in online voting at the contest website.